After receiving his BS in Physics from MIT and his MBA from Boston University, Peter Canepa enjoyed increasing levels of responsibility at Fortune 500 high technology firms and consulting organizations before becoming an entrepreneur in 1994.
early engineering career focused on the Space Program.
He was part of the team which brought Apollo 13 safely back to earth and he managed a group which designed the Space Shuttle flight control system.
has both computer hardware and software design experience.
former executive positions include: Vice President Business Development, ITT Gilfillan; Vice President Business Development, Litton Industries; Director Technology Practice, Venture Associates
(acquired by Arthur Anderson); and Vice President Business Development, Interstate Electronics.
Since 1994 he has been a principal in two startups: Infinity Multimedia, which is commercializing a new 3D display technology, and Absolute Internet, which is a full service ISP and e-commerce development and hosting company.
core competencies include strategic planning and implementation, technology management, marketing management, and new product development.
industry experience spans aerospace and defense, high tech, computer hardware and software, new media, and e-commerce.