Principals

Peter Zeivers

Pete Zievers PhD.
Founder, President and CTO Xcelemor, Inc

Pioneer in economical high-performance computing. Expert in the areas of FPGA technology, integrated hardware/software application design, complex algorithm implementation, and computing pipeline design. Xcelemor technology delivers an entirely new high-density, linearly scalable, high-performance computing opportunity to the desktop or the data closet, and it's my objective to realize its potential with the customers of Xcelemor.

Embedded Software Consultant Jack Design Company October 2003 - May 2011
Created & delivered solutions to a variety of embedded system challenges in the telecommunications business. Completed development and test programs for now-shipping products in the area of WiMAX, cellular data communications, embedded ethernet, IPSec, secure radio products, and highly-reliable optical switching equipment. Technologies and products involved included VxWorks and Linux embedded software operating systems, Broadcom SDK, Xilinx and Altera FPGAs, driver development, multigigabit SERDES, 3rd party open source software, complex build environments, and full-custom testing environments for a variety of communications equipment from mobile handsets to big-iron backbone switch gear. Satisfied customers include Tellabs, Motorola, and Interphase.

Member of Technical Staff at Lucent Technologies/Bell Laboratories August 1996 - September 2003 Experienced all facets of communication system development from software to electronics hardware to physical design, design to system integration to test, custom ASIC development to proprietary embedded microprocessor cards, transport equipment to access switchgear, software driver development to comprehensive system diagnostics. Successfully released to market SONET line cards, first to integrate into product 3rd party ethernet solution, developed test framework for mobile communications products, designed queuing logic for experimental high-capacity backbone ethernet switch.

Education
University of Texas at Austin Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Electrical Engineering, 1988 - 1994
University of Wisconsin - Madison Bachelor of Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1979 – 1982


Zhe Zeivers

Zhe Zievers, MBA
Administration and Operations

Results driven, consultant, game changer! Accomplished procurement and supply chain logistics professional with M.B.A. degree in Operations Management & Information System and B.A. degree in Business Administration, minor in International Business seeks the right opportunity to increase your company bottom line. 13 plus years of hands on experience in supply chain management, including sourcing (direct and indirect), contract negotiation, procurement, and supplier relations. Highly organized, detail oriented with ability to multi-task and prioritize. Effective communicator with proven track record for increasing profit. Knowledgeable problem solver with Bi-lingual, Mandarin Chinese & English, written & speaking skills, extensive experience in Sourcing and Procurement, Contract Negotiation, Supply Chain Logistics Operations, Special Projects, Sales Support, and Internal Staff and External Customer Training.

Experience
Buyer - Bilingual, English and Mandarin Chinese at Midtronics 2011 - November 2014
Sourcing, Purchasing, Logistics, Inventory control

Global & Domestic Supply Chain Logistics Specialist at MIQ Logistics February 2011 - August 2011

Corporate Supply Chain Logistics Operations at AIT Worldwide Logistics June 2004 - March 2009

Supervisor, Ocean Import at AIT Ocean Systems August 2004 - March 2008

Professional Volleyball Player at United States Professional Volleyball League May 1999 - May 2002
• Starting setter for undefeated team • Conducted dozens of public relations activities to promote the start-up league • Volunteered coaching volleyball at high schools

Honors and Awards
Columbia College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2005 Player of the Year 1997 & 1998 AVCA
Player of the year 1997 & 1998, American Volleyball Coaches Association. NAIA Div. I National Women's Volleyball First Team. American Midwest Conference Academic All-Conference Honors 1997 & 1998.

Languages
English (Native or bilingual proficiency) Chinese Mandarin (Native or bilingual proficiency)

Education
Columbia College Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration, Minor in International Business Activities and Societies: SIFE (Students In Free Enterprise)
Nankai University Economics
Northern Illinois University - College of Business Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Operations Management & Information System