BJ Ryder

BJ Ryder

Co-Owner/Principal

Mr. Bernard (BJ) Ryder and Mr. John Capriotti co-founded Reliability & Performance Technologies (R&P) in 2001. From the inception of R&P, he has supported the Navy’s LPD 17 Program (PMS 317), LCS Program (PMS 501) and Amphibious Warfare Program (PMS 377). Prior to co-founding R&P, Mr. Ryder was an In-Service Engineering Agent (ISEA) at NSWC Philadelphia (NAVSSES) and he has extensive experience in naval ship acquisition and in-service engineering support in the following areas: shipboard power generation, distribution, and control systems; military specification electrical testing; and new technology insertion on shipboard electrical systems. Mr. Ryder has also done extensive work on variable speed drive motor control systems. Mr. Ryder earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University in 1991.

Our Leadership

John Capriotti
John Capriotti
Co-Owner/Principal
BJ Ryder
BJ Ryder
Co-Owner/Principal
Dr. Jeff Riedel
Dr. Jeff Riedel
Chief Operations Officer
Chris Mercer
Chris Mercer
Director of Technical, Industrial and Rapid Prototyping Operations
Matt Cissel
Matt Cissel
Director of Navy Programs
Bill Paniszczyn
Bill Paniszczyn
Director of Business Development
Mark Wartonick
Mark Wartonick
Director of Contracts and Compliance
Jim Ryder
Jim Ryder
Director of Finance
Steve Capriotti
Steve Capriotti
Director of Facilities, Human Resources & Information Technologies

Corporate Headquarters

174 North Main Street, Unit C2
Dublin, PA 18917
(215) 249-3182

Main Office

1220 12th Street SE, Suite G70
Washington, D.C. 20003
(202) 652-0520