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Helios Coatings Inc.

Helios's patented environmentally friendly metalizing coatings makes vehicles sell and with higher margins.

  • Stage $1M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 1995
  • Employees 27
  • Website

Company Summary

Helios Coatings Inc. developed, patented and currently provides to the automotive OEM markets an environmentally safe, proprietary, light weight, durable, PVD metallized coating, resembling that of metal plating, for use on metal and other substrates. This patented process produces brilliant metallic coatings, in various colors, that have long life and resistance against corrosion that meet the difficult automotive OEM durability standards.


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    Mark Edward Leininger
    Chairman and CEO

    33 year business veteran, co-founder of the Company, co-founder of Via Verde Corporation, a renewable energy company and also co-founder and Chairman of EcoVolt Power Corporation. Member of senior management team (CFO) taking a computer software company public through IPO (NASDAQ) and became CEO with worldwide operations. Naval Flight Officer, US Navy. M.B.A.

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    Courtlandt Gerdes Miller
    General Counsel and Director

    30 plus business veteran, co-founder of the Company, co-founder and Chairman and CEO of Via Verde Corporation, co-founder of EcoVolt Power Corporation and Chairman of Applewood Communications Corporation. Member of senior management team taking a pharmacy benefit management company through IPO (NYSE), sales to over $900mm and ultimately selling the company. Registered principal under FINRA and licensed to practice law in state of New York. JD.

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    Marshall Eliott Leininger
    Chief Technology Officer and General Manager

    30+ year coatings veteran, a co-founder of Helios and the inventor of the Helios metallization process. Automotive paint industry with Nippon Paint of America, Inc.’s where Marshall was the OEM Environmental Coatings Manager as well as the technical development liaison to the Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation, DaimlerChrysler, BMW, Harley-Davidson, Mitsubishi, Peugeot and Toyota. M.B.A.

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    Tim House
    Director of Operations

    20+ year manufacturing executive, mostly with the Timken Company in their automotive division. Attended University of Akron.


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    Courtlandt G. Miller, Esq.
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    Doeren Mayhew

Previous Investors

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    Founders, Freinds and Family
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    Hopewell Ventures LP