Create a sustainable future.
Switching one company at a time for a more sustainable future.
Founder and CEO
After a successful career as CEO of Pirelli Tire North America, Guy Mannino focused his efforts on sustainable transportation. He is a Pioneer of the EV industry and started promoting electric transportation in 2007. He has been involved in large projects facilitating the charging infrastructure in cities such Houston, Austin, San Antonio, Oklahoma City, Little Rock/North Little Rock and Las Vegas/North Las Vegas. Verdek has installed thousands of stations across the US.Recently Guy has expanded Verdek’s product range by adding CNG fueling stations and LNG mini production plants. From gas guzzlers to zero emission the path can be short with Guy’s commitment to clean air and oil independence.
VP of Sales & Marketing
Rudy Garcia is a corporate management professional with over 30 years of experience in corporate sales and marketing management, information technologies, lean management, business logistics and operations, and clean energy solutions for fleets and vehicle fueling infrastructure. Mr. Garcia has held high level management capacities with United Parcel Service (Fortune 100 Company), Insight (Fortune 500 Company) and is currently the National Sales Director for Verdek LLC. In 2012, Mr. Garcia, was one of four emerging technology company speakers chosen to present their technology solutions to all attendees and an Industry Expert Panel at the closing General Session of the 2012 NMHC OpTech, Apartment Operations and Technology Conference & Exposition, which is recognized as the largest technology-focused event for the multifamily housing industry. In April of 2013, Mr. Garcia was a featured EV and EVSE industry expert speaker at the NAA (National Apartment Association) Green Conference in Baltimore. He has also participated in numerous internet radio shows as a featured speaker.
Kathy Pitts has an International MBA from the University of South Carolina. She has worked as a consultant for small-medium sized companies and entrepreneurs in Poland and the United States with an emphasis on customer engagement and customer service. Her projects have included outreach strategy and renewable energy rebate program management for the Colorado Governor’s Energy Office.
Regional Sales Manager
Kauai Mansur has an MBA and Masters in Information Systems, and exhibits a passion for renewable technology to improve quality of life. He recently completed training for NABCEP solar certification, Outback Power, Sonnen, and ChargePoint. He has installed solar for 100% of his residential energy use and drives an EV. If Kauai is offline, you will find him enjoying the outdoors, such as watersports in San Diego with his family.
Marketing & PR
Michael Murray graduated from St. Lawrence University in 2015 with a degree in philosophy and a minor in economics. Recently joined Verdek’s Marketing & Public Relations Team.
In memory of Seth Mannino
Seth joined Verdek straight from College. He worked with us for 4 years taking more responsibilities. He managed Verdek’s social media and Verdek’s Technical Department.
Seth passed away on March 28, 2015. He was 24. We all miss him.
Donate to Seth’s Wheel of Life Fund for The Cancer Research