Headshot of Terry Judge


Hotstart, Inc

Terry Judge is the CEO of Hotstart, a company based in Spokane for nearly 80 years. Traditionally known as an engine heater manufacturer, the company is developing new thermal management innovations to meet the challenges of the global energy transition. Under Terry’s leadership, solutions supporting electric power, renewable energy, battery energy storage and energy efficiency initiatives are currently in development. Terry is a graduate of Gonzaga University and Seattle University, with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA. He has been married 35 years to his high school sweetheart, Meg. They enjoy spending time with their three children and two grandchildren while also biking and skiing.