JD Albert is director of engineering at Bresslergroup, a product development consultancy in Philadelphia. As a veteran of two startups and an experienced consultant, JD has fulfilled his own and his clients' visions many times over and across multiple industries. After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, he co-founded E Ink, whose technology is used in e-reader devices including the Kindle and Nook. Later JD became CEO of the solar roofing startup, SRS Energy. He has been granted over 60 patents and is frequently called on to speak and write about product development in entrepreneurial settings, including at SEGD, Intersolar, Wharton, and Harvard Business School.