has been with Milwaukee Gear since 2000. He is the chief engineer of the Mechanical Components Group within Regal Beloit America Inc.’s Power Transmission Solutions business segment — a family of product brands, including Milwaukee Gear, that supply power transmission components. Klaves received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from the University of Wisconsin — Milwaukee, and he specializes in gear design and optimization. He started his career in 1972 with Falk Corporation, now owned by Rexnord. Klaves can be reached at email@example.com.