Our Team

Bob Freund - FOUNDING PARTNER / OWNER

A Co-Founder of Macaw Technologies and TwinTack®, Bob has been instrumental in bringing our technology and the company to life. With a career spent on the forefront of material science and engineering, there's no problem too big for him to solve. WIth a deep background in polymer science, in-mold labeling and overall product innovation Bob's vision has been key to developing the hundreds of possible applications for TwinTack® technology.
  • Holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and Chemical Engineering
  • Holds over 200+ patents
  • Recipient of the 1996ASE Achievement Award

Ken Kunberger - PARTNER / CEO

WIth over 25 years of experience as a proven leader and executive in the textile & fabric industries, Ken is paving the road for growth and driving the strategic vision at TwinTack®.
  • Former CEO, COO and President of the International Textile Group with $550M in global manufacturing revenue
  • Experienced in sales, marketing and operations
  • TwinTack® Sales Leader and Key Business Strategist

Steve Davis - FOUNDING PARTNER

A self-described "geek athlete", Steve played Division 1 tennis, and captured a conference title or two while studying engineering at the University of Idaho. His love of science and sports pushed him to pursue an advanced degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on carbon fiber applications that would propel him into a long and successful career in the sporing goods industry. With experience leading Product Development and R&D teams at brands like Head Sports, Prince Sports, Easton and Golf Pride designing hundreds of racquets, grips, strings, and equipment, Steve has been instrumental in the success of TwinTack® as a founding member with Bob Freund.
  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • 40 years of R&D Leadership
  • 60 Patents

Phil Brun - PARTNER

  • Fifty years of experience in Domestic and International Sales, Manufacturing and Machining, Design and Engineering, Technical Customer Service, and Training.
  • Specialist in areas of in-mold labels, 3-D labels and appliques, robotics and turn-key automation systems, plastic injection molds and molding, hot runner technology, and molding machines
  • Specialty in mold design, injection molding, robotics, and process control
  • Mitsubishi Robot Programming Certificate - April 2011
  • Yaskawa Motoman Robot Programming Certificate - April 2012.

Tyler Herring - PARTNER / CMO

With over 18 years of experience in the consumer product industry, Tyler has lead wide range of teams in Product Development, R&D, Sales and Marketing at global brands including Prince Tennis, Authentic Brands Group and Therabody. With a complete dedication to the consumer experience Tyler is leading the charge to build the TwinTack ® brand and it's direct to consumer product lines.
  • Former Head of Product Development and R&D at Prince Sports
  • Former VP of Brand and Marketing at Authentic Brands Group

Bill Graham - PARTNER

  • Master of Science in Chemistry
  • Practicing Patent Attorney for over 28 years
  • Specialty in IP prosecution and litigation