Meet the Team.
Brian Dugas is the Director of IT for Edesia. He joined Edesia in September 2013 and has over 25 years of experience in IT. He is responsible for the management, strategy, continuous improvement and execution of the IT infrastructure, software, and cyber security posture for Edesia. In addition, Brian is responsible for maintaining the physical integrity and security of the building utilizing security cameras and access control points. He is responsible for ensuring the security of all electronic data through implementation of firewalls, network security practices, data backup, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery preparedness. He holds a BS of Science from Rhode Island College.
Andrew Kamara is the VP of Operations, where he manages the manufacturing side of Edesia, overseeing manufacturing, quality and logistics/warehouse. Andrew has been with Edesia for 13 years and has served in many different positions across the organization.
Prior to Edesia, Andrew spent two years working for Coca Cola Enterprises as a mid-level Distribution Resource overseeing deliveries, storage and distribution of a wide range of bottled soft drinks. Andrew also spent six years working for United Natural Foods as a Quality Assurance Specialist and a grocery/ repackaging Supervisor.
Andrew studied Political Science & International relations from the University of Connecticut and has an Advance Diploma in Electronics from NIIT Accra, Ghana.