About Us

North Pole Engineering is an Internet of Things products and engineering services company. For over 20 years, North Pole Engineering has been about specializing in providing sensors and enabling technologies to companies across a wide range of vertical markets including sports, fitness, and wellness. Our goal is to help clients integrate cost-effective technology for their sensor-based products and systems to efficiently move data to the Internet where it can be used to enhance operations, reduce costs, and improve client experiences. Above all, we are innovators. 

Rick Gibbs

CTO

Rick Gibbs  is one of founders of North Pole Engineering and sets North Pole Engineering’s technology direction. Rick has extensive background in hardware, software, and application development and works closely with our product development teams to ensure our offerings embody best in class technologies and deliver exceptional value to our customers.

Scott Rondestvedt

VP ENGINEERING

Scott has been part of the North Pole Engineering team since 2008 and leads the embedded design services team which provides custom hardware/ firmware/ software design services to clients across a wide range of industries. Scott enjoys collaborating with our service clients to develop elegant hardware and software solutions to their product needs and provides key leadership to the team to make sure projects are delivered on time and on budget.

Jim Meyer

CEO

Jim leads the sales and operational aspects of North Pole Engineering.  He comes to North Pole Engineering with a vast portfolio of senior business leadership experiences from different industries helping companies grow revenue and manage operational costs. He has an entrepreneur spirit and understands how to strategically manage startup to small and growing ventures.

Tim Eskew

VP of Marketing & Business Development

Tim Eskew joined North Pole Engineering in 2018 as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Tim’s role at North Pole is to help customers achieve business success through the application of North Pole’s connectivity solutions in their offerings. Tim has over 30 years of experience working with standards-based and proprietary wireless technologies and helping businesses apply these technologies to solve problems and deliver value to their customers.

Tess Weisman

VP Finance

 
Tess is a trusted and proven finance leader with over 30 years of experience. Through her extensive work history, she has developed a deep understanding of business finance principals for small, medium and large businesses offering traditional product and SaaS solutions. She provides valued guidance on day to day operating activities including planning, forecasting and process improvement, and strategic insights in staff development, M&A, and divestitures.