President/Owner of Axsys Incorporated established in 1994. Involved in providing CAD/CAM and CNC machine solution since 1978. Held positions as NC/CNC Repair Technician, Application Engineer and Sales Representative for a Michigan based machine tool distributor. Held CNC CAD/CAM/CMM Manager position for Michigan based Tool & Die Shop. Joined large International CAD/CAM Software company as Application Engineer. Held positions in custom software development, manager professional services, sales representative, Great Lakes Area Sales Manager, National Sales Manager, International Sales Manager. Prior to starting Axsys held position as Director of Product, Sales and Marketing.
President/Owner of Axsys Incorporated established in 1994.
Involved in providing CAD/CAM and CNC machine solution since 1978.
Initially involved as a NC/CNC Repair Technician (Mechanical & Controls) before advancement to Application Engineer responsible for CNC machine programming/operating training, machine set--up, turn-key part/cell machining development, time studies, pre/post sales technical support.
Involved in early stages of CAD/CAM with punched tape, primitive computer graphic tools that defined points and cutting tool paths, DNC systems.
CAD/CAM/CNC Manager for Michigan-based tooll shop. Responsible for implementing new Unix-based CAD/CAM software for 3D applications; CMM implementation/production and CNC Machine tool operations.
Joined large international CAD/CAM software company holding positions starting as Application Engineer (complex 3 to 5-Axis applications) to custom software/manufacturing systems development, manager of professional services, sales representative, area sales manager, national and international sales manager, with final position as Director of Product Sales & Marketing.
Started Axsys Incorporated in 1994 as distributor of CAD/CAM solutions from Delcam International, CNC Software (Mastercam), Parametric Technologies (Pro/ENGINEER), Unigraphics and other supporting software products.
We are currently supporting over 2,000 customers (from mom&pop shops to fortune 500 companies) in the application of CAD/CAM tools for the design and production of parts, molds, dies, patterns, fixtures, etc in every industry including; automotive, aircraft, consumer products, medical, etc. We support machining operations such as milling, turning, wire and ram edm.
Establish Axsys Dental Solutions Division in 2009 working with existing software solutions before establishing relationships with international suppliers for scanners, CNC milling machines, tooling, cad/cam blank discs, furnaces etc. This would enable us leverage our core expertise in CAD/CAM/CNC while providing high quality, complete and reliable open solutions to our customers.
Worked very closely with local dental milling centers to learn key aspects of their operations, business/technical issues, procedures, pains, materials, policies, profit/loss areas, existing cad/cam/cnc solutions and other key aspects of their businesses prior to developing and marketing our own solutions that would be presented and supported to dental professionals in North and South America.