Our Hands

Alex Khitrenko

Shop Caretaker
Matt found the perfect complement to his burning and unrelenting need to keep the facility fantastically cleaned. With tremendous pride and actual excitement and pleasure, this man cleans and deeply disinfects every room, corner, nook, window, fixture, floor, machine, bin, etc. to his exacting personal standards, leaving the staff here in awe of his work ethic always. It is remarkable.

Anthony Bicigo

CAD Designer, CNC Operator & Fabricator
Anthony may have a fabrication addiction – as such we’re keeping a watchful eye on him! This is a man who can hand-fabricate anything, but also CAD-design and fabricate with his tool of choice, the 2D Router. Huge competence, wide-ranging skills, and a level-headed professional.

Chris Pound

Fabricator & Audio Specialist
The Fabricator! Give him some wood, plastic, resin, CA glue, some tools - throw those in a sandbox, put him in it, and he'll have fun for days! A highly skilled man's man fabricator, capable of making just about anything and living up to a lofty standard, always.

GJ Dixon

Automotive Technician
GJ is an avid racecar driver, race enthusiast and racecar driving instructor on top of deftly turning wrenches and servicing all manner of automobiles. His experience includes a decade plus as a Master Mercedes tech, and then he watched over a collection of 40 or so diverse automobiles. An incredibly methodical and fastidious man.

Henry Daza

Senior PPF/Films/Coatings Technician
The perfectionist. The expert who does not realize he is in fact The Expert. Henry is a man who is exceptionally detail-oriented, which makes him perfect for the application of Paint Protection Film and all of the other cosmetic-related car and paint-care actions that he performs for the company. No one does these things better than he.

Herminio Pena

Electronics Technician
This gentle-hearted man can really do anything electrical in nature. A real wizard with automotive electrical systems and all of the associated work in fitting new electronics into that medium. An expert at his craft. One of the very best. True understanding of what he does and he takes great pride in it.

Kenny Karasinski

Senior Technician & Tiny-Master
The Watchmaker, as he is known here, is more than at home when the work gets tiny and detailed. In fact he prefers it. Small stuff for Ken is like catnip. This very detailed man exacts true detail into Ai Design's workmanship, daily. He also has the honored designation of having been with the company the longest!

Liz White

Chief CAD Designer
CAD and media designer, extraordinaire. A woman who gets s__t done! No doubt about it. More than that, her deep sensitivity and rooting analyzation add incredible dimension to our work every single day.

Mark Palines

Production Manager & Automotive Tech
Main Wrench on the beat. Reserved, quiet and kind. Able, smart and considerate. A man who can handle and liaise with clients, subcontractors, and the very challenging car-dealership genome!

Ninja

We can’t tell you his real identity. We call him Ninja. He is our IT Ninja. He manages our network and handles our service, with the most cutting edge gear on the market. He designs and manages many of the in-car networks, sophisticated mobile modems, enterprise quality DVR’s, etc. that we install in some of our high profile projects. Cisco, Microsoft, Palo Alto, VM Ware and Peplink certified! Ninja is not to be messed with!

Rob Renda

Production Manager & Senior Fabricator
Teddy Bear + Swiss Army Knife = Rob. Wide-ranging skills from virtuosic fabrication to incredible feats with anything painted or needing paint to electronic complexities of the highest order. Rob is a man who gets it done. Fastidiously, professionally and exactly.

Ryan Offenhartz

Sales & Project Coordinator
Max-competency and lumping spoonfuls of automobile knowledge are at-the-ready when interacting with Ryan. He cut his teeth on Automobile Restoration in his past lives and as a result makes a keyed-fit to our standard.