Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Materials

Steve Britt
Manager Advanced Planning Systems Requirements
Patrick Hillberg
Siemens PLM
Solutions Architect
Matt Wise
Fisher Unitech
Shivani Raina
Brian Shay
Siemens PLM
Account Executive
Markus Seifert
Bakerson Consulting USA LLC
Kevin Heinl
Brooks Kushman P.C.
I am a patent attorney with more than 30 years of experience protecting the inventions of our clients. My areas technical extpertise include mechanical products and manufacturing systems. 
Gary Cola, Jr.
Flash Bainite
President & Chief Technology Officer
John Gelmisi
Detroit Engineered Products (DEP)
Director Business Development
John Gelmisi is the Business Development Director for Detroit Engineered Products (DEP).   DEP provides global Engineering Services and is well-known for their "MeshWorks" Engineering Software platform.  "MeshWorks" is the tool of choice for many OEMs and Suppliers for product Weight Reduction and Optimzaiton activities as well as Morphing and Meshing.  

DEP also is a leader in Engine Efficiency technologies and is launching a new product to market called an "Engine Ion Sensor".  The Engine Ion Sensor can increase fuel economy, reduce emissions, and enable multi-fuel type usage.   
Traci Cola
Flash Bainite
Mary Baumgarten
Novastar Solutions
Marketing Manager
Marketing Manager & Principal at Novastar Solutions.  BA University of Michigan MBA University of Colorado. Advertising Research Manager ATT/Mountain Bell (Denver.);Automotive Research Manager at R L Polk; Account Supervisor Database Marketing Leo Burnett Advertising.   Clarity Research automotive advertising and product research. Joined Novastar 2012: website, branding, trade show & events, print & video materials, OEM & industry association partnerships, email & social media. Member SAE, SME, MSED MCWT.  Board of Directors U of M Alumni Club of Northville.
Bill Harris
Venture Management Services, LLC
Chairman & CEO
Tyler Martin
Seco Tools
Manager- engineering services
David Porada
Apex Advisors
Sr. Director of Business Development
Mark Rupersburg
General Dynamics Land Systems
Technology Development
Chris Brower
Aluminum Blanking Co., Inc.
Director - Marketing & Strategic Planning
Patrick Bressler
Fraunhofer USA
Shiaofong Yin
Charles Jacobus
Cybernet Systems
Andrew Spiece
TEALS/ Microsoft Philanthropies
Michigan Regional Manager
Currently the Michigan Regional Manager for TEALS funded by Microsoft Philanthropies. Our mission is to build teacher capacity by engaging industry professionals to help instruct computer science courses in high school. 
Andy Buckland
General Motors
Manager of Advanced Technology
Bill Pizzimenti
William Wallace
SAT Plating
Kevin Mccusk
Comerica Bank
Brian Breuhan
Early Equipment Management Lead
David Guha
Ford Motor Company
Binay Prasad
University of Michigan
Venki Sundarraj
Tata Technologies
VP, Sales Operations
Paul Eichenberg
Chief Strategist
Strategic Consulting
Beth Walker
Valiant International Inc.
Sam Medwid
Three M Tool & Machine, Inc.
Andrew Cannon
Ghafari Associates, LLC
Wesley Sparks
Molex Automotive
John Colm
Mindy Doerr
Marketing- Livonia
Robert Portilla
HP Enterprise Services
Daniel Blair
MNP Corporation
Bradley Rothenberg
Susan Sprentall
American Laser Enterprises, LLC

A spirited serial entreprenuer, Susan has over 25 years of successfully launching and growing companies in the engineering, manufacturing and industrial laser industries. A graduate of Purdue University in Electrical Engineering, Susan started her career in engineering and quickly moved into sales management. Since 1991 Susan held executive leadership positions in corporations and in laser technology companies, most recently leading the consolidation of three entities to create American Laser Enterprises. Today, in addition to American Laser Enterprises, Susan leads an award winning team focused on developing disruptive and innovative laser ablation technology concentrated on coating removal and surface preparation applications in a new company, SurClean Inc.

Anil Sanne
Avittor International Corp.
Fred Weber
Future Technology Worldwide
Fred Weber, possesses over 30 years of technical sales, account management, and business development experience. His company, FTW has created a well-balanced portfolio of CUTTING EDGE POWER PRODUCTS AND SERVICES suppliers for its customers. Fred Weber has an electrical engineering degree, and actively works to both improve his technical knowledge and place himself in, positions to be aware of technology trends and advancements. Fred is very the Vice President PSMA (Power Sources Manufacturers Association). He is also co-chair of the Capacitor Committee, and the Transportation Power Electronics committee at PSMA, and an active part of the Magnetics committee.
Dennis Strieter
Strategic Account Manager
Samantha Beste
Design Systems, Inc.
Roger Bober
Walsh College
Jeannine Rinke
Waltonen Engineering, Inc.
Robert Carrier
R&E Automated Systems, LLC
Resource Manager
Simon Weallans
VP Sales and Marketing
With 20+ years of Automotive experience, I am now excited to be able to assist companies with the implementation of Augmented Reality, Digital Transformations and Ecommerce.
Jeff Schultz
Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center
Angelo Berlasi
Berry Moorman, P.C.
Law Clerk
Mary Sleeman
Director of Talent Acquisition

Mary Sleeman is the Director of Talent Acquisition at AccessPoint.  Mary has 20+ years of experience in the staffing industry.  AccessPoint is a full service Staffing and PEO/HR Administration provider with coverage throughout the State of Michigan.  Our various programs include Short Term or Temporary Placements, Trial Hire Placements, Onsite Management and Professional Direct Hires.   Our ability to provide customized and detailed solutions to our customers makes hiring AccessPoint as a partner, a return on investment.


Trevor Verrier
Serve Electric
Director of Apprenticeship
Haylie Ostrosky
Marketing Manager - Software Related Services
David Leo
UTEC Universal Tool Equipment & Controls Inc.
David M. Leo, Cheif Financial Officer with over 35 years of experience in Manufacturing and Service Industries.
Paula Gwyn
Coretek Services
Chief Marketing Officer
Jeremiah Cronberger
Raven Engineering Inc.
Sales Engineer
Sharon Neumann
Airfoil Public Relations
Sanjay Kumar
OTai - IOT and Digital
OTai - means expert - is focused on identifying business outcomes by leveraging the Internet of Things and data analytics for industrial and commercial use cases. High value workshops, consulting and solution development services covering needs of organizations of all sizes. Formerly led Verizon's custom IOT and Digital Experience consulting organization and experience in strategy and technology at various major consulting firms.
Meg Allen
Spud Software Inc.
Sales Director
Russell Zarras
Fraunhofer USA
Manager - Communications
Justin Young
IT Operations &Support Manager - Oetiker Group
Steve Matthews
Paramount Industries, Inc.
Engineering Manager
Shawnise Brown
Executive Assistant
Soothsayer Analytics LLC
Lead Data Scientist
Craig Huffer
Soothsayer Analytics LLC
Sr. Data Scientist
Kelli Baird
ESI North America
Field Marketing Manager/North America
Jenna May
ZEISS Industrial Metrology
Marketing Specialist
Bryan Pukoff
Rehmann has grown to become one of the largest CPA, business consulting and financial services firms, with offices located throughout Michigan, Ohio and Florida. We offer a broad suite of services in the areas of tax, accounting, audit and assurance, business consulting, wealth management, outsourcing, succession planning and corporate investigative services. Additionally, through a unique combination with Trivalent Group®, a top 100 managed IT service provider, we have expanded our technology capabilities and launched a managed IT solutions practice. As a member of Nexia International, a leading worldwide network of accounting firms, we can help our clients do business around the globe.
Lu Phillips
Sequoia Applied Solutions, Inc.
VP Sales and Marketing
Kyle Krause
Mechatronics Engineering Manager
Marla Craig
Sales Team
Ken Truss
Managing Director
Mike Reitenga
Premises Systems, Inc.
Business Solutions Specialist
My name is Mike Reitenga with Premises Systems, Inc. and I help provide network infrastructure solutions for a variety of network problems (i.e. under-performing or out-dated phone systems, poorly installed cabling, routers, switches and under-performing physical security) for Metro Detroit companies big and small.  We retain 98% of our customers because our expertise and service are second to none.  Contact me at 248-715-1089 for immediate help or questions.  

Tony Wallace
Automate America
15 year's programming industrial robots around North America.  I opened an automation training academy, then started integrating and designing full automation systems.  Currently the Founder / Visionary of, the worlds first online industrial marketplace!   
Heather Wallace
Automate America
Regina Newberry
OutDo Wit Consulting Group, LLC

Regina has extensive experience with working with leaders and building empowered diverse teams. Her passion to serve them primarily evolved during her 20 years of professional work history in the automotive supplier manufacturing sector. She has held positions as Lead Design Engineer, Engineering Supervisor, and Program Manager with awards and sought after to champion complex company bottle-necks. She refers to herself as a CI (Continuous Improvement) expert and leadership disruptor. She brings a fresh eyes approach with a talent for discerning company challenges that impact workflow productivity and team development. 

Bill Rayl
Jackson Area Manufacturers Association (JAMA)
Gwen Bradley
Dale Erickson
The Albo Group, Inc.
Dale Erickson is the President of The Albo Group, Inc. He has been involved in the Recruiting Industry since the mid 1990's and has worked with companies that range from the Fortune 500 level to those companies that are new to their industry. He has many years of experience finding Companies qualified candidates and places Candidates in front of Great Opportunities.

Dale holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Arts Degrees from the University of Detroit. He is also a Certified Personnel Consultant and a member of the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS). 
Kishen Kavikondala
SK International
Kimberley Hanke
NXT STEP Technologies
Elise Bernier-Gravel
Genius ERP
Event Manager
Stacie Soroka
Absolute Consulting-GSE Systems
Director-Automotive Services
Suraj Waghmare
MarketsandMarkets Research Pvt. Ltd.
Marketing Executive - Conferences
Gary Rose
Blue Sea Advisors, LLC
BLUE SEA ADVISORS LLC, founded by an ex-manufacturing business owner/CEO and 22 year member of YPO, helps owners of middle-market manufacturing businesses achieve transformational growth in the transferable value of their businesses by introducing a triple combination of winning strategies: Theory of Constraints application, EOS Implementation, and advanced tax and cost reduction strategies. We offer the intellectual muscle of top-notch industry pros experienced in implementing these strategies to help our clients plan for, navigate through and ultimately attain impressive business growth and successful transition outcomes.  

Jay Brown
RPM Freight Systems
Director, CSR & Economic Relations
Gurvie Waraich
Nexiona Connectocrats
President & General Manager
Bill Panagos
Panagos Kennedy PLLC
I am a business attorney who offers creative solutions to complex problems, especially those involving technology and intellectual property. 

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