Over 200 Years of Combined Experience

A. K. Schultz
Co-Founder & CEO
A.K. leads the overall company vision, and product and go-to-market strategies. He’s led the design and implementation of high-profile automation projects across multiple industries, giving him a unique understanding of customer needs and how to innovate and drive solutions that truly help to advance their business.
T. J. Fanning
With an extensive background in robotics, supply chain, and logistics, T. J. brings pivotal expertise and strategic vision to the SVT team. Combined with his notable success in sales and business ops, he’s perfectly positioned to help our customers achieve their desired systems outcomes and meet the market challenges they face.
Jim Hodson
Chief of Staff, VP of Marketing
With a background ranging from brand and product marketing to project managing design and deployment of large mobile and autonomous robotics, Jim brings unique and extensive experience working with Fortune 500 and Global 2000 technology companies to launch, market, and advance their products and services.
Thomas Crihfield
VP of Strategy
With 15+ years optimizing and deploying technology across the industrial automation industry, Thomas brings invaluable experience to the SVT Robotics team. His innate ability to bring processes, solutions and teams from zero-to-one helps us build the team and product that will continue to remove barriers to automation.
Griffin Chronis
Griffin’s experience and leadership in the technology space provides the innovative vision required to scale SVT Robotics’ products in a way that is most beneficial to both customers and partners. Griffin joins SVT from Salesforce, where he spent the previous decade co-founding BeyondCore, an artificial intelligence company acquired by Salesforce.
Nick Leonard
Senior VP of Product
With extensive domain and software leadership experience, Nick leads the product organization and vision at SVT. He’s an innovative and creative problem solver, possessing a deep understanding of the full business and technical landscape. Focused on implementing value driven solutions while consistently maintaining focus the lean mindset.

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