Our Team

Richard Genga


Founder & CEO

Entrepreneur and pioneer in development and application of advanced LED horticultural lighting and integrated control systems 

Email: rgenga@growgenics.net

Bob Flynn


Chief Operating Officer

Technology and manufacturing business executive with a powerful track record of identifying growing market opportunities and launching new technologies to meet the needs.

Email: rflynn@growgenics.net

Hamid Pishdadian


          Cheif Technology Officer          

  Mr. Pishdadian is a talented electrical engineer and former president of General Sensors, and former VP R&D Tecomm (Canada).  Hamid holds a BSEE from the University of RI

Email: hpishdadian@growgenics.net                       

Peter Wild


Advisor / Investor

Mr. Wild is a talented entrepreneur with several successful start-ups.  He is the founder & CEO of Arborjet (www.arborjet.com) as well as founder and owner of the  Boston Tree Preservation. 

Dr. Brian Maynard


Consultant / Advisor

Dr. Maynard received his PhD from Cornell University and is currently a professor at the University of RI's department of Plant Sciences and Entomology.   Dr. Maynard provides guidance with regards to Growgenics' R&D efforts.

Joseph Anter

V.P. Business Development

V.P. Business Development

Joe brings 20+ years in business development leadership positions within emerging high-growth markets.  Adept at facilitating the launch of new ventures, products, and services.  Extensive sales operations experience with ability to turn analysis into insight and actions.