Art Charych is a company founder and President. Art served in the US Army and has a masters degree in electrical engineering from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute (now the NYU School of Engineering). Art started his career at AIL that became Telephonics, developing the microwave landing system for the space shuttle. AIL is where Art and Gus met. In 1985 Gus and Art started BC Systems.
Gus Blazek is a company founder. He is a Korean War veteran with a degree in electrical engineering from Long Island University. Gus worked at Grumman on the landing radar of the lunar module for the Apollo program. When the Apollo program ended, Gus moved to AIL (now Telephonics) where he worked on the microwave landing system for the space shuttle. AIL is where Gus and Art met. They started BC Systems in 1985.