Executive Leadership

Timothy B. Fleischer

Executive Chairman

Mr. Fleischer is the founder and Executive Chairman of PD Systems.

Mr. Fleischer previously served as President of Washington Operations at Engineered Support Systems, Inc. (ESSI), a diversified manufacturer of integrated military electronics and support equipment and provider of logistics services to all branches of the U.S. armed forces and certain foreign militaries. In this capacity, he led the company’s efforts in its relationships with the Congress, Pentagon and other government agencies, as well as a variety of strategic business partners.

From 1994 until 2002, Fleischer was President and CEO of Radian Inc., a full-service engineering, logistics, and systems integration firm that was acquired by Engineered Support Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: EASI) in May 2002. Upon Radian’s acquisition, he was elected to the ESSI Board of Directors and named group president with responsibility for the operational and financial performance of four ESSI wholly-owned subsidiaries: Radian, Fermont, UPSI and ESSIbuy.

While at Radian he founded Radian Systems, a commercial software development firm that was acquired by Sequoia Software Corporation (Nasdaq: SQSW) in 1999. He also founded Portal Dynamics in 2001 and TransVoyant in 2012.

Mr. Fleischer received a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Naval Academy where he graduated in 1981 with a commission in the U.S. Navy. He also holds a Master of Science degree from The George Washington University. Mr. Fleischer is a member of the Board of Directors of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA).


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Martin Ried

President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Ried is the President and CEO of PD Systems. He joined PDS in 2008 and served previously as its Executive Vice President & CFO.

Prior to joining PD Systems Mr. Ried was the Senior Vice President, Business Development at VT Systems, Inc., an integrated engineering group with services in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. As the US based startup for Singapore Technologies Engineering, Mr. Ried joined VTS at its inception serving on numerous Merger and Acquisition teams resulting in seven company acquisitions with associated revenue growth of $1B. He joined VT Systems in March 2002 after completing 21 years of service in the U. S. Army.

Throughout his Army career, Mr. Ried held key leadership positions with assignments throughout the United States as well as Europe, Central America and Africa.

His education includes a Master of Science (Logistics) from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) from The Citadel as well as executive development courses at the intermediate and senior levels.


Brent Wildasin

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Wildasin is the COO of PD Systems He joined PDS in 2018 as the Vice President for Advanced Technologies and was selected as the Chief Operating Officer in January 2019.

Prior to joining PD Systems, Mr. Wildasin was the Managing Director for Supply Chain Risk Management at Interos Solutions, Inc., a Supply Chain Risk Management Company focused on decreasing the cyber supply chain risk to commercial and federal government customers. Mr. Wildasin served as the thought leader and Subject Matter Expert for the establishment of enterprise level supply chain risk programs for the Department of Energy, Department of Commerce, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Defense Security Agency and General Service Administration. He joined Interos Solutions in August 2012 after completing 10 years of business unit management in both public and private government focused organizations. Mr Wildasin served 21 years in the US Army as a senior leader and supply chain expert.

Throughout his Army career, Mr. Wildasin held key leadership positions from Platoon through Combatant Command level with assignments throughout the United States as well as Europe, Southwest Asia and the Pacific.

His education includes a Master of Science (General Administration) from the Central Michigan University and a Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) from The Citadel as well as executive development courses at the intermediate and senior levels.


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G. Paul Flythe

Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy

Paul is responsible for helping to craft PD System’s path to the future. This includes identifying and shaping opportunities to pursue, recognizing current capabilities to be enhanced and new offerings to be developed. Additionally, he works with our Operating Divisions to help them spot and position for organic stretch and growth opportunities.

Paul joined PD Systems from supporting USTRANSCOM’s prototyping of a new Transportation Management System, managing teams supporting accountability and maintenance management in several US Army OCONUS prepositioned sites

Paul retired as an US Army Military Intelligence officer serving primarily in tactical units but also on the Joint Chief’s and Army staff. His formal education includes a Master of Science, Strategic Intelligence, from the National Intelligence University and a Bachelor of Arts, History, from The Military College of South Carolina.


Carl Grunow

Vice President and General Manager, Training and Logistics Services Division (TLSD)

As the VP/GM for the Training and Logistics Services Division (TLSD), Carl Grunow is responsible for leading a great team to sustain a robust business development pipeline while providing effective program management and contract execution on a variety of tasks with many customers. Since joining the PD Systems team, Carl has contributed to a growing portfolio of contracts in the training and logistics services arena. These include the Army Training Support Services – Enterprise (TSS-E) contract and the U.S. Army’s Sustainment Center of Excellence (SCoE). TLSD has supported SCoE continuously since 2011 supporting the Army Logistics University, the Ordnance School, the Quartermaster School, and the Transportation School. In the State of Virginia, TLSD also supports the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center at Yorktown, the Soldier Support Center at Fort Lee, the U.S. Army Reserves training under the 94th Division, and the Virginia’s Department of Veteran Services (DVS) Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program. Outside Virginia, TLSD supports the U.S. Army SERE School near Fort Bragg, U.S. Coast Guard at Camp Lejeune, and Range Maintenance at Fort Benning, GA. Mr. Grunow retired from the Army after a 23-year career including various command and staff positions culminating in a 12-month tour as the senior adviser to an Iraqi Army armored brigade in June 2006. Mr. Grunow joined PD Systems in 2012. He holds a B.S. from the U.S. Military Academy and a Masters in Public Administration from Cornell University. Mr. Grunow has published articles related to Operation Iraqi Freedom in Military Review (July-August 2006) and Army Magazine (April 2007). Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Grunow is married with two daughters.


John Macik

Vice President and General Manager, Army Land Systems Division (ALSD)

As Vice president and General Manager of the Army Land Systems Division (Michigan), John Macik joined the organization in early 2008 and has been with the company for over eight and half years. He started the Michigan Office and developed a strong Division that supports U.S. Army TACOM, Warren, MI. His team has won all three suites in TACOM Strategic Services Solutions (TS3) including Knowledge Based Services (KBS), Equipment Related Services (ERS) and Research and Development (R&D). Prior to PD Systems, John Macik held multiple positions at Radian, Inc. for over eight and half years including Deputy Group Manager, Deputy Director and Vice President of Operations. Mr. Macik is an Acquisition Manager with over twenty-seven years of military operations and program management experience. His acquisition experience spans the life cycle of military products from requirement documentation, research and development, testing, production and fielding. He was a member of U.S. Army Acquisition Corps and Level III certified in Program and Product Management. His military education includes Materiel Acquisition Management Course, Command and General Staff College, Program Management Course and his civilian education includes an Associate in Applied Science in Architectural Building Construction Engineering Technology from Milwaukee School of Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management from Milwaukee School of Engineering and Master of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University.


Dawn Legere

Chief Financial Officer

Dawn Legere serves as Chief Financial Officer of the corporation and has responsibility for Finance, Accounting and Human Resource Management. Dawn has previously served as the Director of Corporate Operations and the Vice President of Corporate Operations for PD Systems prior to her appointment as CFO. She joined PD Systems in 2007 after serving 8 years as the Director of Business Operations to Radian, Inc. Her wide-range of experience is enhanced by her former employment with the Department of the Navy’s Consolidated Personnel Office, Mergers and Acquisitions Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, and the Professional Relations and Research Institute (PRRI). Dawn received her education at George Mason University and is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).


William J. Molino

Chief Contracting Officer

Bill Molino serves as the Chief Contracting Officer where he is responsible for negotiating and ensuring compliance in PD Systems’ execution of active federal and commercial contracts, overseeing subcontracting and purchasing, maintaining the company’s GSA Multiple Award Schedules, while also supporting major proposal efforts, new business opportunities, and corporate growth strategies. Bill joined PD Systems in 2011 after six years of service as a Program Manager with SAIC supporting a variety of Defense Department customers, including the Air Force, DSS, DTRA, and the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics. Bill is a graduate of the College of William and Mary in Virginia, a certified Project Management Professional, and is a member of National Contract Management Association and the Project Management Institute.


Frank Welch

Vice President, Corporate Business Development

Mr. Welch joined the PD Systems’ team in January 2016 and serves as our Director of Corporate Business Development. He is responsible for developing key business relationships and positioning PD Systems for sustainable growth within the federal market space. Mr. Welch has over 10 years of progressive business development experience and 37 years of experience in a broad range of leadership and managerial capacities. Prior to joining the defense industry, Mr. Welch served in the U.S. Coast Guard for 27 years. During his Coast Guard career, he served aboard six cutters, commanding two of them; earned the Master Training Specialist certification from the U.S. Navy; led the senior enlisted academy; served as command master chief for the Great Lakes region; and was ultimately selected to serve as the service’s senior enlisted advisor as the Ninth Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard.


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PD Systems is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Government Contractor. We specialize in Engineering, Logistics and Administrative Services, as well as Power systems and equipment. Our dedicated and solutions oriented employees have extensive government contracting experience. We invest in technology and people to provide rapid, innovative and accurate solutions to complex programs.

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PD Systems is a solutions oriented company providing a wide range of Logistics and Engineering Domain services. The company's portfolio includes Operational Logistics, Training Services, Engineering Services, Energy Solutions, and Sustainment Support.

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