In 1984, on a desire to improve the choices of environmental products, John A. Paoluccio founded Inventive Resources Inc. (IRI). He led the development and manufacturing of several products. John Angelo holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from California State Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo and is a registered engineer in California. His son, John J. Paoluccio joined as Vice President of the company immediately after he graduated from the University of the Pacific in Stockton with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
IRI is consistently researching and developing products that tackle environmental problems. IRI is a licensed general contractor. IRI is located just north of Modesto in Salida California, 80 miles east of San Francisco and 65 miles south of Sacramento.