OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

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WARBURG (WARB) LEE
CEO

Warb leads the strategic direction, vision and culture for Alen.

Experience: Warb has held individual and management positions in engineering, marketing, sales and corporate strategy in Fortune 100 companies for more than 15 years. He chose to pursue his entrepreneurial passion and founded three profitable companies in the last 15 years. His commitments to building trust and producing high value with his customers and his teams are what differentiates him as an uncommon CEO. Warb has a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

Outside Alen: Warb is passionate about building Christ-centered businesses and deep relationships. His hobbies include: travel, reading and personal fitness. He is married to Linda (also a CEO and business owner) and has two children, Kirsten and Austin.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be a BreatheSmart because I value and aim for excellence, trust and high performance.

Alen BreatheSmart HEPA Air Purifier
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GREG HERRING
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

As the COO, he inspires the product team to design and manufacture products that truly help customers live better.As the CFO, he inspires the finance team to deliver data that helps the company measure its performance and resource utilization.

Experience: Greg has more than 25 years of business experience and has served in numerous executive roles for both public and private companies. Greg earned a BBA in Accounting with honors from the University of Texas. Greg believes that businesses play an important role in building strong communities and providing the means for employees and customers to Live Better. Alen is one of those businesses.

Outside Alen: Greg is active in the Austin community and also leads teams to Bukavu, DR Congo to teach and mentor people who want to start and grow businesses that are capable of employing other people. He is married and has three children.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be the A350 because I would be reliable, powerful and deadly to pollen and other particles.

Alen A350 HEPA Air Purifier
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MARK VANDER BERG
Director of Product/Consumer Air Quality Advocate

Mark works daily to provide innovative products that solve problems related to poor indoor air quality.

Experience: Mark is known for utilizing consumer and market research to gain consensus for programs, structure and concepts in product development. He has 30 years of consumer insight, including developing and launching the "Housewares Best New Product of the Year" in 2005. Mark earned an MBA from University of Hartford and has held positions in marketing, sales, product management and product development. He is passionate about building products that provide solutions to consumers.

Outside Alen: Mark loves to cook and enjoys a good single malt. A self-proclaimed history buff, Mark enjoys visiting old places and spends a fair amount of his spare time helping entrepreneurs start and run new businesses. He is particularly proud of his association as a founding partner of The Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air, the nation's premiere audio drama production house.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be a BreatheSmart because I think a lot and can be rather quiet.

Alen BreatheSmart HEPA Air Purifier
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WADE ZUNKER
VP of Strategic Alliances and Business Development

Wade directs Alen's marketplace development strategy and execution. He maintains the companies strategic concerns while developing new channels of revenue.

Experience: For more than two decades Wade has established strategic relationships with partnering companies and developed robust revenue generating opportunities for companies ranging from Fortune 100 global technology companies to startups. He has led very successful business development teams at Dun & Bradstreet, Dell and Sprint. Upon finishing at Sam Houston State University, he enlisted in the US Marine Corp and server as a Scout Sniper, where he was awarded the Bronze Star for Valor.

Outside Alen: Wade reached for the stars and married his beautiful wife, a former model, in 1999. Today they have a wonderful family that includes their two daughters and three dogs. He dedicates his time to supporting any and all interests that his girls pursue. He enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife, playing tennis, college football and watching the Olympics.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be a T500; silent and powerful.

Alen T500 HEPA Air Purifier
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MATTHEW HAMMER
Global Marketing Director

Matthew directs Alen's global marketing efforts to bring Alen products to more people around the world.

Experience: Matthew's sales, marketing and web experience spans 18 years in B2B and B2C from startups to Fortune 500 companies. The first half of his career was focused on new media sales and online advertising helping businesses take advantage of Internet marketing. More recently Matthew led online marketing teams at Dell and spent 11 years leading global marketing teams at AMD where he was responsible for amd.com worldwide, drove the first global online content syndication program for AMD and their channel and retail partners. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Texas at Austin and has been an Austin resident ever since.

Outside Alen: Matthew enjoys the outdoors exploring local, state, and national parks with his family and brothers. He hits the endless mountain bike trails around Austin, leads Cub Scout activities and enjoys spending time with his wife and three boys. Matthew has traveled to over 40 countries and lived in Germany for three years during high school.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be a future model not yet released because the best is yet to come!

Incognito HEPA Air Purifier
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MICAH HART
Director of Global Customer Relations

Micah leads Alen's team of global air purification and customer service consultants who help customers find the best air purification solution.

Experience: Micah has over 15 years experience building and running contact centers for such companies as Charles Schwab, Dish Network and Dell. His teams have won multiple awards, including Best of categories from companies such as JD Powers.

Outside Alen: Micah enjoys a variety of interests from camping and hiking, to electronics. He also enjoys reading as he believes continuing to learn and grow mentally is important. And of course, he also enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends.

IF I WERE AN
ALEN AIR PURIFIER

I would be a Paralda because of all the wonderful stories I hear about how I've been helping people live better lives by listening to their needs.

Alen Paralda HEPA Air Purifier