About Us

Our team has the necessary business and technical experience to bring energy independence to the world.

Cat Adalay - CEO

Cat Adalay1

Cat went to Queen’s University for Mechanical Engineering. Although she did not graduate, having concluded she did not wish to be an engineer, Adalay learned enough to start her career as an inventor and innovator. She founded her own 3D printing and prototyping company and got involved in many emerging companies and inititives. Adalay also worked at Dalhousie’s Norman Newman Center for Entrepreneurship where she taught physical prototyping to student startups.

Rachel Carr - COO

Rachel Carr

Rachel is a Dalhousie graduate from the Bachelor of Management with a minor in Urban Planning. She is a two-time Academic All-Canadian with Dean’s List distinction and played varsity hockey for the Tigers. During her final year at Dalhousie, Rachel held the position of Vice President External of the Dalhousie Management Society. She also ran her own successful photography business, has experience in architectural design and has devoted many years to teaching and mentoring youth in sport.

Hilary Sears - Engineering Advisor

Hilary Sears

Hilary Sears is currently an R&D Design Engineer at Spring Loaded Technology; an innovative startup creating the world’s first bionic knee brace. She has also worked for a cutting-edge company focused on creating patient-specific orthopaedic implants using 3D printing technology. A Dalhousie University alumnus, Hilary was a Sexton Scholar and four-time Academic All-Canadian while playing vollyball for the Tigers

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