PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) May 01, 2019
H.I.S. Innovations Group, a LVL3 portfolio company located in Hillsboro, Oregon, strengthened its Executive Team with a leader in vacuum technology as its first Chief Innovation Officer. Mark Romeo joined HIS as Chief Innovation Officer on May 1st and will be responsible for product innovation and strategic account management.
“Mark is a valuable addition to the HIS team and is truly a game changer for our business,” said Jason Frank, CEO. “His experience in providing solutions to many of the largest OEMs and semiconductor fabs in the world will enable HIS to deepen its presence in existing markets while also reaching after new ones.” “I am thrilled to join the HIS team and continue to help our clients and partners solve some of the most complex challenges in vacuum applications,” said Mark. “The company is run with such an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset that permeates throughout. That mindset is magnetic and it’s what attracted me to the company.”
Mark Romeo offers more than 25 years of experience in product innovation, including his most recent role as Director, Integrated Systems, Semiconductor Division at Edwards Vacuum. Mark earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the United States Military Academy, West Point, and earned his M.S. in Engineering Management from St. Martin’s College.
HIS Innovations Group (http://www.hisoregon.com) is an ISO9001 certified, premier manufacturer and distributor of custom and off-the-shelf high vacuum (HV) and ultra-high vacuum (UHV) stainless-steel components and systems used primarily in the semiconductor, aerospace and defense, government research laboratories, and other industries. In addition to HV and UHV components and systems, HIS also provides outsourced stainless-steel fabrication services for gas delivery systems and other complementary products.
LVL3 is passionate about working with entrepreneurs who embrace the art and science of building great brands that impact culture. LVL3 brings a unique constellation of skills that connect high growth operational experience with strategic vision to drive short and long-term growth, enterprise value, and create the financial results its clients deserve. LVL3 partners in a variety of capacities with its clients including acquiring companies to be owned and operated directly by LVL3 and partnering with owners and entrepreneurs in an “office of the CEO” capacity to implement operational efficiencies, execute on strategic growth initiatives, and enhance back end valuation.
CEO, HIS Innovations Group; Partner & Founder, LVL3