Tom Phelps

Vice President of Product

Tom Phelps is the Vice President of Product at Accion Systems. In this role, Mr. Phelps leads the product strategy for Accion’s in-space propulsion system, as well as future technologies and products.

Mr. Phelps’ career has spanned the spectrum of robotics, semiconductor test and telecommunications industries. Prior to joining Accion, Mr. Phelps was Senior Director of New Products at Endeavor Robotics, formerly the government arm of iRobot. At Endeavor, Mr. Phelps was responsible for developing robotic solutions that met the evolving mission needs of the defense, public safety and industrial markets. The product initiatives that Mr. Phelps managed while at Endeavor resulted in two significant contracts with the U.S. DoD.

Prior to his role at Endeavor Robotics, Mr. Phelps held management positions in program management, product development, business development and technical operations at iRobot, Enterasys Networks, Appian Communications, IronBridge Networks and Teradyne.

Mr. Phelps holds a B.S. in Manufacturing Engineering and MBA from Boston University.