Paul Bemis, president and CEO of Applied Math Modeling Inc., has more than 30 years of involvement in the high technology market. He holds an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering (UNH) and graduate degrees in both electrical engineering and business (Northeastern). While at Apollo Computer Inc. and Hewlett Packard Inc., Bemis was heavily involved in the development and market success of high-performance RISC reduced instruction set computer (RISC)-based multiprocessor systems used in markets ranging from high energy physics to automotive and aerospace design. Today, Bemis is applying his experience and knowledge to the CoolSim product line, which works to break the ease-of-use and cost barriers that have constrained the widespread use of CFD-based modeling in the data center design and analysis market. He is a member of the ASHRAE TC 9.9 and TC 90.4 Technical Committees that focus on data center environmental and energy specifications respectively and currently serves as president of the New Hampshire Granite State ASHRAE chapter.