Leadership Team

At Excellerate, we continue to focus on customer, manufacturer and supplier relationships that provide measurable results for all team members.

John Gunderson President

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Innovative. Efficient.


Our leadership team redefines productivity, prioritizing jobsite safety and tight project control. Our team’s commitment to innovation and research drives the company forward to create superior results for our customers.

John Gunderson

John Gunderson

President – Excellerate

As the President of Excellerate, John develops and executes the strategic and tactical operational plans for Excellerate. John is active in the daily management of the company and drives the development and growth of the business, while assuring there is a strong management team in place to carry out its strategic plan. He is also responsible for building and maintaining key customer relationships and the business development efforts for Excellerate.

Pat McGettigan

Pat McGettigan

Vice President – Excellerate Products

As the Vice President of Excellerate, Pat is responsible for developing the Excellerate management team into a best-in-class manufacturing provider through leadership and mentoring.

Matt Merbach

Matt Merbach

General Manager – Excellerate

As the General Manager, Matt provides the overall management and staff oversight for Excellerate. Matt is the main point of contact for all projects, ensuring they are executed properly and within required timelines. He is also responsible for planning and reviewing schedules, budgets and logistics, and establishing and maintaining strong business relationships.