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ClearSign Combustion Corporation

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ClearSign Combustion Corporation

12870 Interurban Avenue South

Seattle, Washington 98168

United States

Company Description

ClearSign Combustion Corporation designs and is developing products and technologies that strive to improve key performance characteristics of combustion systems, including emissions and operational performance, energy efficiency and overall cost-effectiv ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Managing Director of European, Middle Eastern and African Operations

Quest Integrity Group LLC

Vice President and General Manager

Ingersoll-Dresser Pump Company

President and Chief Executive Officer

John Zink Company LLC

President

Quest Integrity Group LLC

Affiliations

Board Member
AZZ incorporated

Board Member
Talent4Boards Inc.

Board of Advisors Member
Tulsa Chamber of Commerce

Board Member
The ABMA

Board Member
American Boiler Manufacturers Association

Board Member
Alstom Power , Inc.

President
Qi2

Education

BS

Mechanical Engineering

New Jersey Institute of Technology

mechanical engineering degree

New Jersey Institute of Technology

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Upon the recommendation of our Nominating ...

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Upon the recommendation of our Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, the board has identified and nominated six individuals to serve as directors for a one-year term expiring on the date of our next Annual Meeting, and until their successors are duly elected and qualified.  Brenton W. Hatch, Harold Albert, Arlen B. Crouch, Stephen E. Pirnat, Daren J. Shaw, and Ronald R. Spoehel have been nominated by the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee to stand for election as directors.  Messrs.

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Hatch, Albert, Crouch, Pirnat, Shaw and Spoehel currently serve as directors of the Company.
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Stephen E. Pirnat. Mr. Pirnat was named Chief Executive Officer of ClearSign Combustion Inc. (NASDAQ:CLIR) in December of 2014, where he has served as a Director since November 2011. Prior to his current role, Mr. Pirnat served as the Managing Director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the Quest Integrity Group, LLC w wholly-owned subsidiary of Team Inc. (NYSE:TISI). From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Pirnat also held the position of President of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm and President of the newly formed Quest Metrology Group LLC. From February 2000 to September 2009, Mr. Pirnat served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the John Zink Company LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc., and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and air pollution control equipment to the energy industry. While at John Zink Company Mr. Pirnat was a board member of Quest Integrity Group. He went to John Zink Company from a previous post as President and Chief Executive Officer of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries, where he was an executive from 1998 to 1999. Mr. Pirnat also served as an executive with Ingersoll-Rand and Ingersoll-Dresser Corporation from 1988 to 1995. Mr. Pirnat began his career as an applications engineer with the Pump and Condenser Group of Ingersoll-Rand Inc. (NYSE:IR), where he advanced through a variety of sales, marketing, engineering and operational positions with that company and its successor, Ingersoll-Dresser. These positions included Vice President of Ingersoll-Rand's Standard Products Division, Vice President of Marketing for Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps, President of Ingersoll-Dresser Canada Ltd., and Vice President and General Manager of Ingersoll-Rand Engineered Equipment Division. Mr. Pirnat holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. We considered Mr. Pirnat's extensive experience and leadership in the energy and engineering sectors and on the boards of directors of public and private companies in determining that he should serve as a director of the Company.
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Crouch, Pirnat, Shaw and Spoehel qualify as independent directors as that term is defined in the listing standards of The Nasdaq Stock Market.  Such independence definition includes a series of objective tests, including that the director is not an employee of the Company and has not engaged in various types of business dealings with the Company.  As Messrs.
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Stephen E. Pirnat, 63, has ...

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Stephen E. Pirnat, 63, has served as a director of AZZ since July 2014. Mr. Pirnat currently serves as the chief executive officer of ClearSign Combustion Corporation. From 2011 to 2014, he served as the managing director of European, Middle Eastern and African operations of Quest Integrity Group, a division of Team Industrial Services, a provider of asset integrity management and asset reliability solutions in the refinery, chemical, petrochemical, pipeline and power industries. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Pirnat served as the president of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm, and president of the Quest Metrology Group LLC. From 2000 to 2009, he served as the president and chief executive officer of John Zink Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and environmental solutions. From 1998 to 1999, he served as president and chief executive officer of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries. From 1988 to 1998, Mr. Pirnat served in various sales, marketing, operational, engineering and executive positions at Ingersoll-Rand and Ingersoll-Dresser Corporation. Mr. Pirnat currently serves as a member of the board of directors for ClearSign Combustion Corporation and Profire Energy, Inc. We believe Mr. Pirnat's qualifications to sit on the board of directors include his career providing infrastructure solutions to large industrial companies both in the U.S. and internationally and his extensive experience and understanding of the industries in which our Company operates. The board of directors Unanimously Recommends a Vote "FOR" the Election of Each of the Nominees Listed Above.


Stephen E. Pirnat, 62, ...

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Stephen E. Pirnat, 62, Director

Mr. Pirnat became a director of our Company in November 2011. Since August 2012, Mr. Pirnat has served as the Managing Director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the Quest Integrity Group of Team Inc. Since September 2009, Mr. Pirnat has held the position of President & CEO of Quest Metrology Group LLC. From September 2009 to January 2014, he served as President of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm. From February 2000 to September 2009, Mr. Pirnat served as President & CEO of the John Zink Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and air pollution control equipment to the energy industry. In that former capacity, Mr. Pirnat was a Board member of Quest Integrity Group. Mr. Pirnat, a long-time executive with Ingersoll-Rand and Ingersoll-Dresser Corporation, went to John Zink from a previous post as President & CEO of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries.
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Mr. Pirnat began his career as an applications engineer with the Pump and Condenser Group of Ingersoll-Rand, where he advanced through a variety of sales, marketing, engineering, and operational positions with that company and its successor, Ingersoll-Dresser. These positions included Vice President of Ingersoll-Rand’s Standard Products Division, Vice President of Marketing for Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps, President of Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps Canada Ltd., and Vice President & General Manager of Ingersoll-Rand Engineered Equipment Division. Mr. Pirnat has served as a director for each of Enertechnix, Inc. since 2012 and Profire Energy, Inc., a publicly traded company, since January 2014. Mr. Pirnat holds a BSc. in Mechanical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Mr. Pirnat’s technological expertise and business experience in the combustion and air pollution control industry led us to conclude that he should serve as a director.


Our Bylaws provide that the Board ...

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Our Bylaws provide that the Board will consist of such number of directors to be fixed from time-to-time by resolution of the Board.  Currently, the Board has been set at seven members.  Historically, the Board has consisted of only three members, but during the 2014 fiscal year, the Board expanded the number of directorships to seven.  To fill these four vacancies, the Board appointed Daren J. Shaw, Ronald R. Spoehel, Arlen B. Crouch and Stephen E. Pirnat to serve as directors of the Company, each of whom qualifies as an independent director as described below in the section "Director Independence."  Mssrs.

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Spoehel and Pirnat were recommended by a financial advisor to the Company.  With these independent directors added to the Board, we have formed an Audit Committee, a Compensation Committee and a Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee consisting of independent directors, which is consistent with corporate governance requirements of the listing standards of The Nasdaq Stock Market.
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Upon the recommendation of our Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, the board has identified and nominated seven individuals to serve as directors for a one-year term expiring on the date of our next Annual Meeting, and until their successors are duly elected and qualified.  Brenton W. Hatch, Harold Albert, Andrew W. Limpert, Daren J. Shaw, Ronald R. Spoehel, Arlen B. Crouch and Stephen E. Pirnat have been nominated by the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee to stand for election as directors.  Messrs.
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Hatch, Albert, Limpert, Shaw, Spoehel, Crouch and Pirnat currently serve as directors of the Company.
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Shaw, Spoehel, Crouch and Pirnat, the other nominees are current directors and also serve as our executive officers.  A brief description the background and business experience of each nominee follows:
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Stephen E. Pirnat serves as the Managing Director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the Quest Integrity Group of Team Inc. (NYSE:TISI).  Mr.Pirnat previously held the position of President of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm, and is currently President of the newly formed Quest Metrology Group LLC.  From February 2000 to September 2009, Steve served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the John Zink Company LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and air pollution control equipment to the energy industry.  In that former capacity, Mr. Pirnat was a board member of Quest Integrity Group.  Prior to joining John Zink, Mr. Pirnat served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries.  Mr.
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Stephen E. Pirnat serves as the Managing Director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the Quest Integrity Group of Team Inc. (NYSE:TISI).  Mr.Pirnat previously held the position of President of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm, and is currently President of the newly formed Quest Metrology Group LLC.  From February 2000 to September 2009, Steve served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the John Zink Company LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and air pollution control equipment to the energy industry.  In that former capacity, Mr. Pirnat was a board member of Quest Integrity Group.  Prior to joining John Zink, Mr. Pirnat served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries.  Mr.
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Pirnat began his career as an applications engineer with the Pump and Condenser Group of Ingersoll-Rand, where he advanced through a variety of sales, marketing, engineering and operational positions with that company and its successor, Ingersoll-Dresser.  These positions included Vice President of Ingersoll-Rand's Standard Products Division, Vice President of Marketing for Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps, President of Ingersoll Dresser Canada Ltd. and Vice President and General Manager of Ingersoll-Rand Engineered Equipment Division.  He has been a director of ClearSign Combustion Inc. (NASDAQ:CLIR) since November 2011.  Mr. Pirnat holds a BS in Mechanical engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. We considered Mr. Pirnat's extensive experience in in the energy and technology sectors and his experience on the boards of directors of public and private companies in determining that he should serve as a director of the Company.
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Shaw, Spoehel, Crouch and Pirnat would qualify as independent directors as that term is defined in the listing standards of The Nasdaq Stock Market if we were listed on The Nasdaq Stock Market.  Such independence definition includes a series of objective tests, including that the director is not an employee of the Company and has not engaged in various types of business dealings with the Company.  As Messrs.
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Steven E. Pirnat
Committees: Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee Charter, Compensation Committee, Audit Committee
Mr. Pirnat is President of Quest Integrated Inc., a technology incubator and boutique private equity firm, and the President & CEO of the newly formed Quest Metrology Group LLC. Previously, Mr. Pirnat served as President & CEO of the John Zink Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries and a worldwide leader in the supply of combustion and air pollution control equipment to the energy industry. Mr. Pirnat, a long-time executive with Ingersoll-Rand and Ingersoll-Dresser Corporation, went to John Zink from a previous post as President & CEO of Pangborn Corporation, a leading supplier of surface preparation equipment and associated services to the automotive and aircraft industries.
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Mr. Pirnat began his career as an applications engineer with the Pump and Condenser Group of Ingersoll-Rand, where he advanced through a variety of sales, marketing, engineering, and operational positions with that company and its successor, Ingersoll-Dresser.

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