The ESS Team

We are the global experts in syntactic foam.

Launched in 2006 as the sister company to CMT Materials Inc., the ESS team has a combined 80+ years of experience in advanced reinforced polymeric composites.

Joe McCadden President

Thomas Murray Cofounder and Director of Business Development

Noel Tessier Cofounder and Technical Director

Michael Jolly Syntactic Product Line Manager

Michael Junior Operations Manager

Kathleen Boivin Sr. Materials Engineer and QC Manager

Matthew Jewell Mechanical Engineer & Project Manager

Seth Kamer Mechanical Engineer

Derek Comeau Mechanical Engineer

Matthew Peris Technical Sales Coordinator

Corporate Culture


Engineered Syntactic Systems has established a culture for success. We are passionate and energetic with each other and with all of our customers. We remain focused on what we set out to do each day and take responsibility for each action and decision that we make towards our goals. Each one of us is resourceful and we have a high bias for action in the workplace. We are inquisitive, creative and continually ask “why?”. We are lifelong learners who strive towards success and growth in our business and lives.