About the author
Phil Leopold is a mechanical engineer educated at the University of Nebraska. His career revolved around new product development and management at companies that combined different materials to achieve high performance improvements. Examples include the first carbon composite tennis racket, chemical valves from composites, and most recently medical devices.
Phil and his two sons own and manage Medical Murray, Inc., a medical device development and manufacturing company with operations in Chicago, Illinois, and Charlotte, North Carolina. Phil and his wife now live in Windermere, Florida, and continue to be active in their business, church, Rotary, and countless hobbies.