Get to know our team and put a face with the name

Daniel Slep, PhD
Chief Executive Officer / Co-founder

Dr. Daniel Slep serves as chief executive officer for ChemCubed. Dan's background includes leading manufacturing, research and product development. In these positions, Dan has worked with multiple companies from startups to fortune 500s. Dan also currently serves on the External Advisory Boards for Rutgers Leading Disruptive Innovation.  He lectures about topics such as Additive Manufacturing, Polymer Engineering and Nanotechnology.  Dan's education includes a bachelor's degree in physics, as well as a master's degree and Doctor of Philosophy in material sciences. During his more than two decades in the printing Industry, Dan has published industry-related articles and scientific papers and is the inventor of multiple patents. 

Vivian Ang, PhD
Research Scientist 

Dr. Vivian Ang received her PhD in organic chemistry from Stony Brook University. Her 6+ years of research experience involves organic synthesis, single-crystal analysis, material characterization and thin-film solar cell development. She has successfully managed several research projects, including leading a collaboration with Sustainable Energy Technologies Department at Brookhaven National Lab which has resulted in a patent. Dr. Ang is currently working on developing materials for 3D printing at ChemCubed.

Nick Bonura, MS
Research Assistant

Nick Bonura received his Master’s degree in chemistry from Stony Brook University.  His research experience includes approximately 2 years at Brookhaven National Laboratory where he studied charge transfer equilibria for photovoltaic applications.  He is currently positioned at ChemCubed as a research assistant where he is working on the development of materials for 3D printing.

Bill Shuford
Business Development Manager

Bill Shuford joined ChemCubed in March of 2021.  He brings vast experience in the fields of textiles, medical device manufacturing, coated paper and digital printing.  Bill’s background includes working with small and large private companies to Fortune 500 entities in Process Engineering, Business Management and Sales roles.  Bill earned his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Clemson University and he also holds an MPA with an emphasis in Healthcare from Troy University.  Bill looks forward to his role at ChemCubed where he will help customers find solutions using  additive manufacturing technologies.  

Nicholas Rizos
Customer Support

Nicholas Rizos joined ChemCubed in March of 2021. He is currently pursuing a B.S in Marketing at Molloy College. He joins Chemcubed with three years of customer support from various industries. Nicholas is looking forward to providing excellent customer support.

Fan Yang, PhD
Research Scientist

Dr. Fan Yang received his PhD and master’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Stony Brook University. His research experience involves characterization of materials, modification of polymers, synthesis of nanoparticles, as well as experience in cell biology and developing biomaterials where he has numerous publications in leading scientific journals. Dr. Yang did his post- doctoral work at Stony Brook University. His experience with nanoparticles and polymer materials is a perfect fit for the ongoing research areas at ChemCubed.

Christopher Booher
Board Member Advisor

Chris Booher holds a BBA in marketing with over 25 years of business experience in the packaging and materials industry and is committed to growing ChemCubed’s leading technologies position in the 3D printing materials market. He has worked with multiple companies from privately owned expansions to Fortune 500s headquartered in the USA and Europe. His experience ranges from full P&L general management, sales and business development for application-specific technologies in paper, films, adhesives, specialty coatings and printing inks. Chris is focused on partnering with customers to fully embrace target driven solutions tailored to each company’s unique end-use applications and needs.