Acentech announces promotions
January 14, 2021

Acentech Announces Seven Promotions

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Amanda Alcamo
Digital Marketing Manager
Amanda was promoted to Digital Marketing Manager. She recently won a 2020 SMPS Boston New Member of the Year Award. Amanda was involved in the SMPS Marketers Make it Happen Video Series, all the way from pre-production to post. We’re very proud of her, and excited to see the results of her new endeavors for 2021! Amanda is a proud alum of Boston College, where she earned a BA in Communications & Political Science.

Jay Bliefnick
Senior Consultant (Acoustics)
Jay was promoted to Senior Consultant. He earned his PhD degree in Architectural Engineering with a focus on healthcare acoustics from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he also completed his MS in Architectural Engineering with a concentration in Acoustics. Jay consults on a variety of acoustic and noise control projects, employing his background experience in acoustical modeling and audio engineering.

Ethan Brush
Principal Consultant (Noise/Vibration)
Ethan was recently promoted to Principal Consultant. His expertise includes technical projects with vibration, dynamic testing, and analysis for aerospace and defense applications, as well as studies at university research laboratories. Ethan earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine, and an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University. In his spare time, Ethan plays baritone saxophone with the Saxyderms, a Boston-based all saxophone group.

Nick Dragoni
Lab Manager
Nick was promoted to Lab Manager. He oversees the company’s considerable instrumentation lab, assists consultants with multiple projects in the field, and provides support to Acentech’s sound lab. Nick earned his Bachelor of Music in Sound Recording Technology from UMass Lowell. In his spare time, Nick plays alto saxophone with the Saxyderms (along with colleague Ethan Brush).

Jonathan Goodrich
Marketing Specialist
Jonathan Goodrich was promoted to Marketing Specialist, after interning with Acentech for two semesters. He earned his B.S. in Marketing with a concentration in marketing research and brand management from Suffolk University in May 2020. Jonathan supports our clients by creating qualification materials. He also works on a wide variety of marketing and PR initiatives, and monitors our digital analytics.

John Lloyd
Senior Consultant (Acoustics)
John was promoted to Senior Consultant. He provides consulting for architectural acoustics, HVAC systems noise and vibration control, and environmental acoustics consulting for educational, commercial, and residential projects. John earned a Master of Science in Architectural Acoustics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University. John leads our NYC presence.

Sadie Maney
Business Development Manager
Sadie was promoted to Business Development Manager, and recently won a 2020 Professional Women in Construction (PWC) 40 Under 40 Award. She is also Programs Director for SMPS Philadelphia; the Founder of the Philadelphia Chapter of WWIRE: Wellness for Women in Real Estate; and was also named New England Real Estate Journal Ones to Watch 2020. We are so lucky to have Sadie on our team!




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Acentech is an employee-owned company, majority-owned by its employee stock ownership plan (ESOP).