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Ronald S. Soltis, Jr., President of Mechanical Enlightenment

Ronald S. Soltis, Jr., Founder, CEO

Ron started in the electrical construction industry as an apprentice and work his way up to master electrician. In 1989, Ron started his own successful contracting business which was sold to a partner. Ron went on to purchase a second electrical contracting company successfully driving sales over 6 million dollars.

After his success in ownership and operations of two electrical contracting businesses, Ron decided to move his professional career in a new direction. He went on to pursue his love of training and educating. The result was the establishment of Electrical Enlightenment. Initially a training and business consulting venture, until the year 2000 during an electrical estimating class, an electrical contractor asked Ron to complete a project estimate.

Electrical Enlightenment now proudly employs over 18 people providing the best competitive professional electrical estimates to every contractor that we serve nationwide throughout the United States and internationally in Canada, Mexico, and surrounding countries.

In a growing demand for competitive estimating, Mechanical Enlightenment, Inc. was most recently established providing professional mechanical estimating services nationwide.

Ron holds the following licenses and certifications:

  • State of Ohio Electrical Contractors License (12328)
  • Fire Alarm License
  • Instructor Certifications with the NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research
  • A listed Training Agency (#467) for the O.C.I.L.B. (Ohio Construction Industry Licensing Board)

Memberships Include:

  • NFPA (National Fire Protection Association)
  • IAEI (International Association of Electrical Inspectors)

Additionally, Ron has completed college coursework in Electrical Engineering and Business Management.

Sally Soltis, Owner and Customer Relations Manager at Mechanical Enlightenment

Sally Soltis, Owner and Customer Relations Manager

Sally brings over 20 years of successful sales and professional management experience based on the passion to inspire a team by creating an   atmosphere that stimulates personal growth, individual commitment and   customer amazement.

Sally began her professional career as a registered dietitian with clinical expertise in diabetes and critical care medical nutrition therapy. She left her medical career as the Manager of Nutritional Services with direct management responsibilities for the hospital's clinical nutrition staff.

Sally started her sales career as a major teaching hospital pharmaceutical company representative. Her last position before dedicating her career to the Enlightenment Companies, Inc. was as a regional sales manager for a medical device company with direct management responsibility for a team of twenty sales professionals covering a ten state area which included: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Washington D.C. and North Carolina. Sally participated as a team leader with field and corporate staff on successful sales and marketing programs.


  • Bachelor of Science
    Kent State University
    Kent, Ohio
  • Graduate coursework
    Case Western Reserve University
    Cleveland, Ohio

Sally holds registration, licensure and certification credentials in the medical arena. Sally also has been the recipient of numerous sales awards.

Liz Nahrstedt, Office Manager and Marketing and Sales Coordinator at Mechanical EnlightenmentLiz Nahrstedt, Office Manager/Marketing & Sales Coordinator

Liz joined The Enlightenment Companies in February of 2016 with enthusiasm to continue a career focused in marketing & sales. She is passionate about developing and implementing creative strategies to deliver brand messages through online & print platforms. Liz received a Bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University where she studied journalism and public relations. She joined the Enlightenment team with over 3 years of marketing experience and nearly two years of sales experience as an industrial sales recruiter.

Kelly Moore, Receptionist at Enlightenment CompaniesKelly Moore, Receptionist

Kelly came aboard the Enlightenment Companies in May 2017 with several years of experience in office administration at small, privately owned businesses. Her diverse background also includes studying Creative Writing at Ohio University, extensive work and volunteering at a local cat shelter, and hosting live trivia shows. She is excited to be part of the Enlightenment team and looks forward to building relationships with each of their clients.

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