Neil Holland Named Manager of Research and Development

Peeler and Colton Also Hired to Expand R&D Department

MetaShield, LLC, a pioneer in advanced materials today announced Neil Holland as Manager of Research and Development, taking over for Glenn Mesa, who has accepted the role of Director of Product Development.
MetaShield, which is experiencing an exciting period of rapid growth, also announced Richard Peeler as the Senior Manufacturing Engineer and James Colton as Senior Chemist.

Holland will be responsible for strategic planning and implementation of policies to bring further success of the already revolutionary line of products. He will focus directly on the research team’s already unprecedented success and additionally lead his department to new challenges based on growing market demand.

Holland, who held an advisor position as Business and Technology Development for the Defense and Aerospace market, has 40 plus years of experience with the United States Military and has shown great attention to detail, discipline for structural procedure and protocol, and an intense interest in cultivating the team to even greater success.

Holland has great key insights of business practices from his years consulting and managing his own business; Holland offered a statement about his new role, “I am excited to join the innovators at MetaShield, and expect great success in our immediate future.”

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About MetaShield LLC

MetaShield LLC, ( is a pioneer in the emerging field of advanced materials – engineered materials with extraordinary properties not found in nature. MetaShield’s core mission is to create highly innovative products that would be both competitively priced and practical for rapid market entry. The company was founded six years ago, with the goal of using the principles of nanoscience to fulfill technology’s fundamental promise of doing more with less; less size, less weight, and less cost.

The silica-based product is a breakthrough ultra-thin coating that meaningfully increases the mechanical strength of ordinary glass without adding size, weight, or visible distortion. The highly skilled research team also established a way to have functional materials seamlessly embedded to provide enhanced properties. Further transforming this resilient thin film into a product with extraordinary capabilities.

MetaShield can be seamlessly integrated into the manufacturing process by not requiring vapor deposition, extensive cure times or heat. The product was designed to dry at room temperature and cure within minutes using conventional application methods. The proprietary MetaShield formula represents the cutting edge of this technology, which is poised to disrupt the $50 billion+ coating market that has been dominated by polymer based materials for the last half century.

Throughout the past six years, MetaShield has developed superior solutions to real world problems. With the end user in mind, the company focuses on the key benefits that the vast majority of industries would look to incorporate into existing products for unprecedented results.