Cuz-D Leadership Team

The Cuz-D management team has extensive attributes that are vital to accomplishing each of the company’s milestones.  Combining the traits of each of the key members will be proprietary to the success of Cuz-D, these traits include: twenty plus years of experience in the hand-held power tool market place, track records of successful start-up businesses, personnel management, decades of business accounting and payroll management, and many other combined resources.  This team has been hand-picked because of their individual abilities and areas of expertise that tightly overlap to strengthen the company’s capacity to achieve each of the milestones and objectives of the company’s current project and projects to come.

Jake CuzdeyJake Cuzdey—Owner/Founder

Jake Cuzdey is the founder of Cuz-D and is a person with industry changing ideas.  He has vast experience in research and development and is the designer of the Straight Flush Saw.  Jake has extensive experience in the construction field, military operations and a wide range of other fields.  From rebuilding lawnmowers and small engines, to being a general contractor and joint owner of an espresso chain, Jake has owned and operated his own businesses since he was a child.  Jake’s design creativity and problem solving skills combined with his ability to overcome obstacles are vital to the success of the company and in raising the overall valuation of the company’s intellectual property thru new product development. 

Mark LundeMark Lunde—CEO

Mark Lunde brings over 30 years of senior management and strategic business development experience.  He was formerly the President of BluHaptics and Vice President of National Sales at LINE-X.    

 Mark holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and an MBA from the University of Washington.  He is a Captain in the U.S.  Navy Reserve and qualified nuclear submarine officer.