Dr. Jeremy Frank
Co-Founder and CEO
Jeremy Frank grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and developed an early passion for investigating machine health failures through his father’s forensic work with black hawk helicopter crashes. While pursuing his PHD at Penn State University, he started KCF Technologies with Professor Emeritus Gary Koopman and another Penn State researcher. The company focus is to research, develop, and deploy innovative technologies, creating ruggedized commercial products that optimize manufacturing processes. Frank is passionate about advancing American innovation and promotes a culture of entrepreneurship to drive the economy and elevate workers. His goal for KCF Technologies is to reach zero unexpected downtime, zero waste, and zero injuries by 2030 in the industrial and manufacturing sectors.