President, Oil & Gas Division
As President of OriginOil’s Oil & Gas Division, Mr. Charneski reports to the CEO Riggs Eckelberry and is responsible for commercializing the company’s Electro Water Separation™ technology in the oil & gas industry, spanning product development, sales and licensing, manufacturing control and integration with other industry systems.
Prior to joining the company, Bill Charneski served as CEO of two startup firms, with a demonstrated track record of creating sustained sales growth through the introduction of new products and process innovation within the companies he managed.
Earlier in his career as a chemical process engineer, plant supervisor and regional sales manager for Dow Chemical, Bill gained extensive experience with process development and industrial equipment design and manufacturing, as well as a range of cross-functional knowledge and skills regarding marketing, sales, finance, operations, project management, team building, and quality control systems in an industrial environment.
Bill holds an MBA degree from Central Michigan University, as well as a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois. Recently, Biofuels Digest ranked him one of the Top 300 People in the Bioeconomy for 2013-2014.