[Satnews] NovaWurks™ Inc. announces that Bill Crandall has been named the company’s new Chief of Advanced Projects.
Crandall, previously a senior program manager at NovaWurks, will manage the growing commercial division for space-based services and technologies at NovaWurks. With more than 25 years of experience working in all aspects of aerospace-related hardware design, building and product testing, Crandall will be responsible for business development and project management in his latest role.
Prior to this appointment, Crandall led the hardware design team at NovaWurks. Before joining NovaWurks, he managed spacecraft program implementation from early design stages to real-time launch and on-orbit operations at ground stations for Boeing. In addition, he has managed procurement in the design and production of electronic and mechanical hardware for space and aircraft applications. Crandall is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. He earned a certificate in Astronautical Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles.
“Providing our clients with creative solutions is a driving factor for NovaWurks’ commercial services division,” said Talbot Jaeger, founder and Chief Technologist at NovaWurks. “Bill’s proven expertise and deep involvement in our company’s development of the Hyper-Integrated Satlet (HISat™) technology makes him the perfect choice for helping clients to build and deploy space solutions more efficiently and cost effectively than ever before.”