Our Team

Margaret Pederson 

CEO, Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Strategy, Marketing, Digital

Margaret is an experienced director of public and private companies. Her earlier career included Division President and other senior management roles of leading global companies. Her education includes Harvard Business School (M.B.A.), London School of Economics (G.C.) and University of Virginia (Honors Program).

 

Bob Markowski 

VP/General Manager

With over 21 years at Xamax, Bob combines his varied experience in customer account management, operations, sourcing, and new product development to lead business strategy to the next horizon. His efforts consistently exceed customer expectations and keeps Xamax at the forefront of product innovation.

Bob holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Haven, MS in Operations Management and an MBA in Sales/Marketing from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. In addition, throughout his career he holds 25 patents in the fields of electrical/mechanical devices and thermoplastic composites and processing.

Anna Durham

COO

Anna is a growth oriented, operationally focused leader who has led global industrial and financial services businesses for GE.  She completed her B.A. at the University of Virginia and MBA at Columbia Business School.

 

Bill Pisani

Director of Marketing and Digital

Bill is an experienced digital marketing professional that has held senior leadership roles in the industrial, technology and services industries. He institutes marketing strategies, efficient processes, and effective initiatives that align with company objectives and deliver results. His customer-first approach is instrumental in creating programs, products and services that delight customers and exceed expectations.

Bill has a B.S. degree in Marketing and Information Systems from Fairfield University and holds certifications in digital marketing, marketing automation, sales CRM, sales methodology, management, and quality.

Carol Evancovitch 

Sr. Account Manager

Carol provides in-house sales and customer support providing answers quickly and efficiently. Her friendly, professional manner delights customers, and her extensive twenty year career at Xamax has enabled her to acquire significant knowledge of company’s products, services, processes and timelines.

 

Tony Luna 

Quality Manager, Quality & Reliability Professional

Tony leads Xamax’s quality program, ensuring that the company consistently meets and exceeds customer expectations. He also leads the company’s Quality Management System to ensure ISO9001:2008 compliance.

His experience includes quality and process improvement positions at Swift Textile Metalizing, Pitney Bowes Seagate Technology and Mico Motion. He was an Engineering Duty Officer with the US Navy in the Naval Sea Systems Command. Tony has a B.S. in Materials Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado Boulder.