Global Projects & Pioneers

This page is created so that we could list all the early DOers everywhere in the world who are interested in incoporating PyraPODs/SolaRoof in their local projects, large or small. We consider these pioneers as global nodes.

Richard Nelson and wife JeraldineRichard Nelson lives in Eastern Canada, is the CTO of PyraPOD Global Inc, holder of 6 patents on SolaRoof, and founder of PODnet in educating, mobilizing and supporting early doers. SolaRoof focuses on almost NO other energy source but the sun in creating a winter-warm/summer-cool and day-cool/night-warm enclosed space, using the surface tension & thermodynamic nature of soap liquid bubbles to store daylight solar thermal energy for night time use with a high insulation envelope. Websites related to his projects are: SolaRoof.org and PODnet.is. Richard lives happily with his wife Jeraldine.

Aubrey of PyraPOD and BityPOD from Western Canada with wife Margaret & 3 kidsAubrey Zhang lives in Western Canada, CEO of PyraPOD Global Inc and co-founder of PyraPOD, BityPOD, LugePOD, FleePOD and many other brands on the way with Richard Nelson. As the embodiment of SolaRoof, PyraPOD can be built DIY or mass produced almost in any shape and for numerous applications. BityPOD, on the other hand, is in the design stage as a portable communication device to equip early doers with a handy tool for networking and video conferencing. Aubrey and wife Margaret have three kids.

Corin Smith at SanctumAs the Managing Partner at SANCTUM, Corin is responsible for the previsualization, consolidation and redistribution of a full range of creative industry solutions generated by a select portfolio of clients. He works closely with the entire talent pool of any project and helps to manage the creative process from conception to delivery. Corin has considerable experience in the areas of general management, strategic planning, product management, sales and marketing. He is currently taking care of the design and building of our new website AblecTric.net on personal electric vehicles.

yang-familyYang Zhou lives in South Okanagan area in West Canada with his wife Julia and their young baby girl. He works as a quick and talented architect for the PyraPOD team, producing 3D & 2D designs and blueprints for various projects. He worked as a building architect for six years in China before coming to Canada to study green building and sustainablity design and concepts. He is currently a certified passive house designer.

Mary_ZhaoMary Zhao currently lives in Henan province as a country girl. Although being considered young and less educated in human eyes, she has accumulated enough wisdom and spirituality to understand the full scope of what PyraPOD is doing now and beyound. As a result, she is willing to take over the task and responsibility to bring PyraPOD products and technologies to Mainland China.

Ríkarður Leó GuðmundssonRíkarður Leó Guðmundsson lives in Iceland and is the founder of the Icelandic Startup Center (Sprotamiðstöð Íslands) and PODnet´s co-founder and lead promoter with Richard Nelson. Ríkarður is an ideologist that mainly directs his energy towards innovation and startup projects that are oriented towards human and social progress. Ríkarður´s role in PODnet is being a supporter of the CoMissioners initiatives and holding the role of the founding Board Chairman of the PODnet COOP.

Cedric BornCedric Born is founder of fennecfoundry.com and icone.media, using videos and virtual technologies to help companies draw attention to their products. He lives in Belgium and is helping PODnet with videos and 3D visualization contents to spread the word of Aboundance4All by tackling the worldwide problem of Few4All.

More names can be added to this page as long as you want to work with us to promote simple and yet powerful solutions to problems that are hunting humanity daily. We need people who are critical thinkers, practical doers, and happy achievers. Let us know.