Paul Storch started his career as an engineer and project manager for SAIC (Science Applications), while earning an MBA degree at night. In 1983, he joined Felix Storch, Inc. (FSI), a family business engaged in import and distribution of specialty appliances. The business diversified and grew considerably in the next few decades, moving into value-added manufacturing and expanding into medical and commercial refrigeration. He continues to serve as CEO, overseeing the 160 employees located in the Bronx. FSI now holds several patents and markets its products under the Summit Appliance and Accucold Medical refrigeration trademarks. Paul received a BS in Chemical Engineering and an MS in Environmental Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He resides in NJ with his wife, and has two grown daughters.