A proud Los Alamos legacy, a future rooted in bringing advanced materials and processing solutions to clients worldwide.

Sigma Labs, Inc. was founded by high-level scientists from the world-renowned Los Alamos National Lab. Just as Los Alamos helped shape the modern world in the 20th century, Sigma Labs is bringing to market advanced manufacturing, materials and process monitoring technologies that will serve our clients in many ways. We combine decades of experience in defense, aerospace, and advanced materials industries with a passion for bringing ideas to the marketplace through strategic and long term relationships with our customers, investors, and clients.

About Our Team

Mark Cola
Mark J. Cola
President and CEO
Mr. Cola has over 30 years of experience with advanced materials and welding technologies in the aerospace, nuclear energy and nuclear power generation industries at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Rockwell International, Kelsey-Hayes Co., Westinghouse, and Houston Lighting & Power. Mark Cola also worked as a Director of Operations for the Beyond6 Sigma Division of TMC from 2006 to 2010.

Vivek Dave
Scientific Advisor
Mr. Dave has a Ph.D. in Materials Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from MIT. He has over 24 years of experience with advanced materials and manufacturing in industries ranging from aerospace to biomedical. Vivek Dave also is the founder of Northern New Hampshire Technical Associates as well as founder and CEO of Knowledge Machine International, Inc.

Monica Yaple
Monica Yaple is a certified public accountant and has provided accounting services to small and medium businesses. She has a BBA in Accounting from Hardin-Simmons University. Monica is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA).

Mike Thacker Secretary & Director
Mr. Thacker is a geologist with extensive experience in commercial geologic exploration and the development of databases for oil and gas management. He also has experience in business planning for technology-based start-ups, particularly those that are focused on environmentally beneficial processes.

Thomas P. O'Mara Director
Mr. O'Mara is Director of Sigma Labs, Inc. Mr. O'Mara has over 45 years of financial and management experience. He has served in the general management of many prominent companies. He also is the founder and owner since 1992 of O'Mara Partners, a general management consulting company specializing in creating operational strategies to deal with change.