Management Team

Scott Davis, Inventor, Founder, CEO
  • More than 40 years of experience in the Information Technology Industry, including with Digital Equipment Corp (DEC), as a Business Manager of a $300M Division, and Giga Information Group, a tech analyst firm
  • His invention of molecular beam-based cooling was the result of years of research and study of kinetic theory
  • Has been an innovator in MEMS design and fabrication, and laser physics
Robert Davis, Founder, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
  • Served as General Counsel for an insurance company with 2,000 employees and annual revenues in excess of $400 million
  • A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served as a Captain in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps for 5 years, assigned to Fort McClellan, AL
  • Robert earned his degree at McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, and his undergraduate degree from Claremont McKenna College
David Binger, PhD, CTO
  • Prior to Forced Physics, David worked for more than 10 years at the MEMS and Nanotechnology Exchange, a DARPA project hosted at the Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)
  • His research includes work on gas–surface interactions, gas kinetics, DSMC, and molecular dynamics simulation
  • David earned his BS in Mathematics from The University of the South, and his MS in Mathematics and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Michael Fritts, COO
  • More than 30 years of experience in various operational positions – 23 years were at GE Healthcare, where he held numerous leadership positions in Manufacturing, R&D, Service, Quality, and Marketing
  • Since GE, he has been a Senior Executive at various startups, where he led companies to significant revenue growth, and improved operational performance/profitability
  • Michael earned his BSEE degree from SDSM&T, and an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management
Terri Fritts, VP of Sales and Marketing
  • Terri has over 20 years of experience in Sales and Marketing, with major corporations such as GE Healthcare and SC Johnson
  • As the founder and President of Summit Solutions, LLC, Terri provided strategic planning and marketing services to clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies
  • Terri holds her MBA in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned her Undergraduate Degree at Iowa State University with a BBA in Marketing
Robert Girvin, CPA, Controller
  • Robert has 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, starting his career in Public Accounting with KPMG and Grant Thornton, before joining Unisys Corporation
  • After completing his MBA, Robert began working in startup accounting Controllership roles to blend his experiences in Corporate Accounting, and his passion for Entrepreneurship
  • Robert graduated with an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and received his Undergraduate Degree from Villanova University in Accounting and Finance
Michael G. Malinick, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives
  • More than 20 years of experience as an attorney in various positions - municipal government, litigation, and corporate review - and is barred in the District of Columbia and California
  • A retired naval officer, his career included four deployments with carrier battle groups to the North Arabian Sea and Persian Gulf
  • Michael graduated from the United States Naval Academy with a BS in Naval Architecture and earned his law degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law