1 W Broad St, Suite 1000
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Founded in 2012, Orbweaver’s talented, cross-functional team includes electronics manufacturing leaders, veteran software programmers, design experts, and client relations specialists who work hard to exceed user expectations.
The Orbweaver Platform provides an end-to-end quoting, sales automation, and data integration solution for the electronic parts industry. Orbweaver simplifies and increases productivity for employees along the supply chain by streamlining quoting, sales order intake, and customer and supplier integration.
Orbweaver is people-powered with 65 years of combined knowledge and experience in the electronic manufacturing industry. Our expertise in handling the industry’s unique nomenclature, processes and requirements allows us to address our client’s global supply chain requirements with familiarity, understanding, and professionalism.
T. Christopher Ciesielka
With more than 25 years’ experience in the contract manufacturing and finance industries, Chris has both the entrepreneurial spirit to spearhead critical customer programs and multidisciplined insight to navigate program development.
From managing his own contract manufacturing business, Qualtronics Corp. Inc. (“QCI”), to running the business development operations for DA-TECH Corp. and SWEMCO, Chris has been involved in all aspects of the contract manufacturing industry, including manufacturing, sales, finance, quality, and engineering.
Previously, Chris held the position of President & CEO of Runes Corp., a consulting firm he founded offering back-office financial management services. He served as an officer and director of several corporations, including publicly-traded firms.
Chris holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and an MBA with a focus in Entrepreneurship from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.
Tony Powell has a 20-year record of success designing and implementing enterprise integration and high-volume transaction processing systems for Fortune 500 companies domestically as well as the EU, Middle East, Asia, and India. He has held many technical positions in software engineering and executive management. Tony began a career in global software consulting with an IBM business partner. He joined Life Prints Solutions LLC, a biometric startup, an experience that solidified his entrepreneurial path. After he founded GroupGauge Inc., a social data processing firm, Tony and Chris Ciesielka, Orbweaver’s CEO, partnered to develop Orbweaver’s first product for the electronics manufacturing industry, known today as Orbweaver Inform.
Tony’s unique insights have led his drive to apply technical solutions to business problems in a very efficient and unique way. He holds patents pertaining to software messaging and data integrity, and guest lectures on the entrepreneurial process in Lehigh University’s Venture Series program.
Tony holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa. and an MBA with a focus in Economics from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.
With more than 30 years in the electronics industry, Larry has occupied a variety of roles from inside sales to executive sales, to operations and supply chain management.
Most recently as a senior account manager at Avnet, headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., Larry was responsible for $20 million in annual sales in the Philadelphia region. These sales included implementation of supply chain solutions in the top tier customer base as well as e-commerce initiatives. Larry was also a member of the Southeast e-Commerce Taskforce that developed Sales Collateral for the sales force on all Avnet tools.
Larry holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a BA in Communications from Temple University in Philadelphia.