2017 40 Under 40: Philip Parise, PE; 37

Director of Operations and Project Manager, Kupper Engineering Inc.


Philip Parise, PE; 37

Director of Operations and Project Manager, Kupper Engineering Inc., Glenside, Pa.

BS Electrical Engineering, Villanova University, Pa.

Philip Parise, PE; 37Parise is the director of operations at Kupper Engineering Inc. (KEI) in Glenside, Pa. Prior to joining KEI, he owned his own engineering firm (Parise Engineering LLC) and worked as an electrical engineer at the Naval Facilities Engineering Command. In August 2015 he began working at KEI, where he was highly sought out to join as director of operations to oversee workflow processes for the company. Parise works closely with engineering teams to establish operational objectives and strategies to improve quality assurance and control while adhering to project budgets, schedules, work plans, and performance requirements. He also manages several large client accounts, overseeing electrical engineering services for a variety of solar energy and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing projects including mission critical/data center design. Outside of work, Parise enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, fishing, and skateboarding. He also makes time to volunteer for community and charitable activities that are important to him. These include Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County’s Team Build Day and Cradles to Crayons’ Giving Factory, a nonprofit that hosts volunteer events to help children in need throughout the greater Philadelphia region.

Product of the Year
Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year (POY) contest is the premier award for new products in the HVAC, fire, electrical, and...
40 Under Forty: Get Recognized
Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the most talented young individuals...
MEP Giants Program
The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
November 2018
Emergency power requirements, salary survey results, lighting controls, fire pumps, healthcare facilities, and more
October 2018
Approaches to building engineering, 2018 Commissioning Giants, integrated project delivery, improving construction efficiency, an IPD primer, collaborative projects, NFPA 13 sprinkler systems.
September 2018
Power boiler control, Product of the Year, power generation,and integration and interoperability
Data Centers: Impacts of Climate and Cooling Technology
This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
Safety First: Arc Flash 101
This course will help identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to implementing and maintaining a safe work environment.
Critical Power: Hospital Electrical Systems
This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
Data Center Design
Data centers, data closets, edge and cloud computing, co-location facilities, and similar topics are among the fastest-changing in the industry.
click me