Enerpulse Technologies, manufacturer of ultra-high performance, low emissions ignition products, has announced the appointment of three new directors to its board.
Appointed were F. Henry “Hank” Habicht II, managing partner for SAIL Capital Partners and former COO for the United States Environmental Protection Agency; Craig Porter, founder and president/CEO of The Renaissance Companies; and Ira Greenstein, president of IDT Corp.
Habicht currently serves as a managing partner for SAIL Capital Partners and as chairman of the Board for Enerpulse. His career has included leadership positions at the U.S. Department of Justice as assistant attorney general in charge of the Environment and Natural Resources Division, and at the U.S. EPA as COO (Deputy Administrator).
Porter is the founder and president/CEO of The Renaissance Companies, a commercial general construction firm. He previously served on Enerpulse’s Advisory Committee.
Greenstein has served as president of IDT Corp. since 2001. Since March 2007, Greenstein also has served as a director of Ohr Pharmaceutical, serves on the board of Document Security Systems Inc.; is a director of Zedge Inc. and is on the board of advisers of the Columbia Law School Center on Corporate Governance.
“We are very fortunate to have such a talented and independent board that brings a tremendous amount of investment, technological, operational and leadership expertise and experience to the table,” said Joseph Gonnella, CEO for Enerpulse Technologies. “I’m confident they will make enormous contributions to support our team to accelerate growth, strengthen our partnerships and corporate governance while assisting in building value for all employees, partners and shareholders as we also seek to uplift.”