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Presentation by Rich Pond

  • Scott Hall, room 216 2711 Founders Drive Raleigh, NC, 27607 United States (map)

The Presentation

Prescient donated funds to the Polish History Museum to fund the purchase of an Enigma machine. The presentation will focus on Poland’s involvement in cracking the Enigma code and how that relates to Prescient’s employment of over 100 software and design engineers today.


Rich is the son of a Polish immigrant and a senior marketing executive who has grown brands and businesses at leading multinational companies around the world. He is now the Chief Marketing Officer of Prescient, a Durham-based technology company in the construction industry with a large technology office in Poland.

Rich earned a Mechanical Engineering degree from Duke University and has an MBA from Harvard Business School. He served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force prior to attending Harvard. He is married with two sons, one graduating from Duke in May and the other a Sophomore at Tufts University.



If you face D.H.Library from Hillsborough Street/Founders Dr, Scott Hall building is on the right of the library. Front entry is closed at this time of the day. Please use stairs to go down to open patio and then turn right going towards open staircase on side of the Scott Hall building. Follow stairs up to room 216

Earlier Event: May 19
Polish-American Picnic - Majowka