• CoolIT Leadership

    CoolIT Leadership

    CoolIT's executive team is a group of dynamic individuals with a shared vision.  They lead by example and aren't afraid to get their hands dirty.  It is their leadership combined with the ability to hire the right people, that makes CoolIT Systems an exceptionally dedicated group of individuals that foster a culture based on respect, mutual appreciation and a 'failure is not an option' attitude.

  • Geoff Lyon

    Geoff Lyon

    Chief Executive & Technical Officer

    Geoff Lyon excels at providing leadership and his exceptionally strong vision which has placed CoolIT at the forefront of the industry. Geoff has led CoolIT through its inaugural product introductions and together with the founding partners and executive team, continues to hold CoolIT as the premier liquid cooling technology company in the world.

  • Brydon Gierl

    Brydon Gierl

    Cofounder & Vice President of Manufacturing

    Brydon Gierl manages CoolIT's manufacturing activities to ensure maximum effectiveness is obtained for the production of quality products within specified time and budgetary guidelines. Brydon divides his time between the manufacturing facilities in China & Calgary.

  • Mike Holden

    Mike Holden

    P.Eng, Vice President of Engineering

    Mike Holden has produced revolutionary direct contact liquid cooling products for desktop, server and data center applications. He has also established a product reliability test lab that meets the stringent quality requirements of companies such as Dell and Apple. Mike continues to lead in the development of CoolIT's innovative product strategy.

  • Randy Coates

    Randy Coates

    Chief Operating Officer

    Randy Coates is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of CoolIT's day-to-day operating activities, including revenue and sales growth; expense, cost and margin control as well as financial goal management. Randy holds a Master’s degree (MBA) from the University of Calgary.

  • Rob Miller

    Rob Miller

    Vice President of Sales & Marketing

    Rob Miller has 25 years of technology business experience in leadership, sales and marketing roles: Chief Marketing and Sales Officer at Acceleware, VP of Marketing for the XMetaL division of Blast Radius, General Manager of Verity Canada and Director of Corporate Marketing for Verity in Sunnyvale, CA.

  • Kam Cheng

    Kam Cheng

    Vice President of Quality Engineering Kam Cheng has over 30 years of OEM/ODM manufacturing experience in computer, electronics, and home appliance products. He had worked for Commodore HK, Whirlpool, Eaton and Honeywell with increasing responsibilities from Engineer, Manufacturing Manager to General Manager, overseeing all aspects of manufacturing facilities with over 5000 people workforce. Kam holds a MBA from the University of Portsmouth and a Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (formerly known as HK Polytechnic).