Craig P. Weston – Major General (Ret.), President and CEO and Board Member

Craig Weston is President and Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Space, LLC, a U.S.-owned provider of dedicated, commercial space solutions to serve the interest of the nation and its coalition partners and commercial enterprises worldwide. He also holds these same positions with ViviSat LLC, a joint venture dedicated to life extension of on orbit satellites, [...]

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Mark Piegza – Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer and Board Member

Prior to co-founding U.S. Space, Mark had 18 years of investment banking experience in the technology, media and telecommunications industries, over which time he developed senior relationships across a broad range of sectors and companies and executed a variety of transactions, including public and private offerings of debt and equity, merchant banking transactions, mergers, acquisitions, [...]

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Dr. Dany Harel – Chief Technology and Program Officer

Prior to joining U.S. Space in January 2009, Dany was with SES Americom and its predecessor companies from 1980 to 2008, where he was involved in every technical aspect of its satellite fleet.  When SES-Engineering was created in 2007 he, as Senior Vice President Space Infrastructure, was responsible for all of the SES’ group space [...]

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Jeff Johnson – Vice President of Contracts

Jeff Johnson is responsible for all Federal and commercial contract management and subcontract management for U.S. Space Mobile Communications. He has a deep background in all types of contract management, procurement, finance, and customer and supplier relationship management covering surveillance & reconnaissance (ISR) products and services, aerospace products and services, and commercial satellites/services. He was [...]

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Ed Wright – Vice President for Business Development

Ed Wright has 30+ years’ experience in the satellite and telecommunications industries, including extensive experience in sales, marketing and operations. He has led teams focused on Media and Entertainment, Enterprise and Network Services, Broadband and Telecom, and the Government/Defense groups for four global telecommunications providers. He was instrumental in the development of satellite newsgathering within the [...]

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David Gardner – Vice President of Sales Engineering

Dave Gardner has more than 30 years’ experience in the telecommunications and satellite industry. As VP of Sales Engineering, he is responsible for management of satellite systems engineering, ensuring that all solutions and installed systems operate at the required level of service in accordance with contractual and specification requirements. Throughout his career, Mr. Gardner has [...]

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Steven D. Jacques – Director, Mission Development

Steve joined U.S. Space in June 2009.  Steve Jacques is a registered lobbyist and professional consultant with 30 years of specialized experience in National Security, Space, and Intelligence programs. A retired Air Force officer, his early military career was focused on DoD space expendable launch vehicle programs. Following a Pentagon assignment managing classified Air Force [...]

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Andreas Georghiou – Executive Advisor

From 2006 – 2012, Andreas was CEO of Spacenet, Inc and member of the Management Committee of Gilat Satellite Networks. Prior to that, he was Chief Commercial Officer at SES Americom. Andreas has a proven track record in achieving and exceeding growth and profitability goals, and building cohesive and highly performing teams.

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