Management Team

Piercarlo Gramaglia

Chief Executive Officer and Director

Piercarlo Gramaglia is the Chief Executive Officer of Telkonet, Inc., a leader in commercial intelligent automation supporting the emerging Internet-of-Things industry. He has worked in international markets since 1999 and has developed solid experience in medium companies with manufacturing cultures.

Piercarlo holds a degree in Marketing and Export Trade. He began his professional career in Sales & Marketing, with a focus on business development and Mergers & Acquisitions. His prior professional experience includes sales and marketing with a focus on business development and mergers and acquisitions, with specific competencies in turnaround projects based on topline development. He has worked with entrepreneurial groups (Urmet, Gewiss), Italian listed companies (Nice), and groups held by financial investors (Targetti Sankey).

He has been serving as the Chief Executive Officer and director of VDA since 2018 and he has also served as a Partner of OPES Mind, a management consulting firm, since 2020. In 2022, has become the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and a member of the Board of Telkonet.

Richard E. Mushrush

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Mushrush served as Controller of the Company from November 2015 to January 2017 and as Chief Financial Officer of the Company from May 2012 to November 2015. Mr. Mushrush also served as Acting Chief Financial Officer of the Company from November 2010 to April 2012 and as the Company's Controller from January 2009 to November 2010. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Mushrush was Controller and Business Unit Manager for a division of Illinois Tool Works from 2004 to 2009.

Jeffrey J. Sobieski

Chief Technology Officer

Jeff Sobieski has been Telkonet's Chief Technology Officer since May of 2012. From June 2008 to April 2012, Sobieski served as the Chief Operating Officer, and from December 2007 to June 2008, he served as the Vice President of Energy Management. He joined Telkonet in March 2007.

Prior to joining Telkonet, Sobieski co-founded Interactive SolutionZ, a Milwaukee-based IT consulting firm. He holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and a master's degree from Marquette University.