Charles A. Cartmill, CET
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Cartmill is a lifelong entrepreneur who started his first business in 1973, C.S.A. Enterprises Ltd., a technical sales and marketing company for lighting and industrial products. In 2002, he started C-Vision Ltd, an electronics manufacturing company based in Amherst, Nova Scotia. Later, he founded LED Roadway Lighting Ltd, and oversaw its growth from a small start-up to a global manufacturer of LED street light products and control solutions and is the majority shareholder. Mr. Cartmill was named Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year (Atlantic Region) in 2006 and in 2010 he was inducted into Atlantic Business Magazine's prestigious Top 50 CEO Hall of Fame.
Dave Scott, P.ENG
Vice President, Operations
Mr. Scott is responsible for overseeing LED Roadway's 55,000 square foot electronics manufacturing facility. Dave has been involved in the design, service and manufacturing of high reliability electronics for over 17 years. He started his career in the field of biomedical engineering and later moved into the manufacturing sector where he has served key roles in engineering, quality and business management. He has led his teams through multiple business mergers, start-ups and technology changes.
Mr. Scott is a graduate of the Dalhousie University Electronics Engineering program and a long-standing member of the Nova Scotia Association of Professional Engineers.
Pat O'Neill, CPA, CMA
Vice President, Finance
Mr. O’Neill is responsible for the oversight of all financial reporting requirements. Mr. O’Neill joined LED Roadway as the Controller in 2011. He has over 17 years of experience working in various companies including large multi-national organizations as well as smaller entrepreneurial operations in Nova Scotia. His manufacturing experience has included work in both the aerospace and ship building industries.
Mr. O'Neill is a graduate of Saint Mary’s University where he received his Bachelor of Commerce degree as well as a Diploma in Management Accounting. He received his Certified Management Accountant designation in 1996 from the Nova Scotia Society of Management Accountants.
Global Vice President, Sales
Mr. Libis is responsible for managing the sales organization, implementing sales strategies, and directly developing key accounts/projects across all sales related functions. Leveraging over 15 years of senior level business development, sales, and marketing experience, from a variety of industries, including consumer goods, information technology, banking, finance, and capital equipment, Mr. Libis brings a wealth of knowledge to develop profitable, sustainable business opportunities. Mr. Libis holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario and a Bachelor of Science from Acadia University, Nova Scotia.
Ken Cartmill, BA
Vice President, Product Development
Mr. Cartmill is responsible for all product development initiatives, technology partnerships, and the evolution and execution of the company’s technology vision. Ken has been with the organization for 13 years and has held various business development positions prior to his current role. He began his career in a variety of sales roles at BlackBerry.
Mr. Cartmill holds a bachelor's degree from Wilfrid Laurier University, where he studied Psychology and Business Administration.
Cindy McGuire, P.ENG
Vice President, Manufacturing
Ms. McGuire has a wealth of experience serving in senior roles in product development, manufacturing management, and lean manufacturing process development. Cindy is responsible for manufacturing operations, including planning, training and support.
Cindy has been with LED Roadway since 2006, and has been a driving force behind the development of a lean manufacturing culture.
Cindy is a professional industrial engineer and a graduate of Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS.
Ms. Sparks brings over 20 years of quality management experience. Prior to joining LED Roadway she held management positions in the aerospace, telecommunications and electronics industries. While in the telecommunications industry, Marcia was responsible for Global Advanced Quality Product Planning. As Quality Manager, Marcia is responsible for management of all quality initiatives and programs, including ISO 9001 certifications and certified RoHS compliant manufacturing.
Ms. Sparks holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Mount Saint Vincent University and a Certificate in Quality Assurance from the University of Manitoba.