2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Kurt Niehaus, 38
Kurt Niehaus, 38
Senior Control Engineer
Applied Control Engineering Inc., Newark, Del.
BS Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
Kurt has been an integral part of the plan to update sales organization and sales tools in the control system integration firm where he works. In addition to being part of a team defining job descriptions, working on customer relationship management (CRM) modernization, and improving sales process, Kurt leads the inside sales support staff and identifies changes to internal sales tools. He does all this while managing and executing projects for end users.
FUN FACT: Kurt and his family live on the farmstead where Thomas McKean, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, was born.