Jeffrey O. Herzog P.E.

Jeffrey Herzog is the President and co-founder of Nexus Engineering Group, LLC, headquartered in Cleveland, OH with offices in Toledo, OH and Houston, TX. The company, with more than 100 professional employees, provides a full range of engineering and design services along with project and construction management expertise. Nexus serves dozens of clients including major oil, chemical, and manufacturing companies throughout the US.

Jeff began his career with The Standard Oil Company, which was later acquired by BP. His first assignment was as a refinery project engineer in Lima, Ohio. He had various engineering and business assignments at Sohio and then BP (BP fully acquired Sohio in 1986). In 1991, Jeff joined a Cleveland based engineering firm leading the company’s refining business. Under his leadership, the company’s annual sales and breadth of customers grew over ten fold.

In 1998, Jeff joined Praxair, Inc., an industrial gas company. As part of Praxair’s business team, Jeff led the strategic planning effort and was a key member of the Houston based management team which significantly expanded profitable hydrogen sales to the refining market.

In 2005, Jeff and his business partner Marianne Corrao formed Nexus Engineering Group, LLC.

Jeff is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University with degrees in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from the Weatherhead School of Business. Jeff is currently President of the Case Alumni Association which supports the Case Western University’s Schools of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Jeff, born and raised in Lima, Ohio, is married (Lynne), has three daughters and two granddaughters.

Favorite Quote: “A good plan, violently executed today, is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” -General George S. Patton