Ben joined Copper Mountain Technologies as Product Engineering Manager in 2013 and leads a group that is responsible for competitive analysis, new product concepts, engineering, and customer support. Before joining Copper Mountain, Ben was a Systems Engineer for JDSU. Prior to that, Ben was R&D Program Manager for GIRD Systems. Ben started his career at Northrop Grumman and held a variety of engineering, project management and business development roles. Ben earned a B.S. with Honors in Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and an M.S. with Honors in Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and holds an MBA from Indiana University.