Novi, MI—March 1, 2017 – Today, EOS, the global technology and quality leader for high-end 3D printing (Additive Manufacturing or AM) solutions, announced that Gregory Hayes has joined the company as Director of North America Applications and Consulting for EOS North America. Greg is responsible for leading the new Additive Minds consultancy group for North America, which partners with companies to increase their competitive edge defining and developing AM applications.
As a strategic technology development consultant with deep expertise in high-end R&D, Greg has worked internationally across the health IT, high-tech and aerospace industries. Most recently, Greg co-founded Complex Materials, a bespoke bioresorbable materials company with a focus on magnesium alloy stent tubing. He also served on the JuntoHealth advisory board. Prior to that, Greg was a program manager and director of new partnerships for AM at TNO where he managed research programs as well as funding and partner acquisition. Greg holds a Ph.D. in Materials Science from Pennsylvania State University, and Start-up and Entrepreneurship certification from the Vlerick Business School in Belgium. He earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering with distinction from the University of Delaware.
“We’re honored to welcome Greg to the EOS North America team to lead the expansion of our Additive Minds division,” said Glynn Fletcher, President of EOS North America. “With extensive experience across the additive manufacturing lifecycle, Greg will ensure Additive Minds provides the kind of high-quality, customized, and innovative solutions to our partners who want to ensure their AM solutions are not just meeting, but surpassing their needs.”
EOS’ Additive Minds incorporates the company’s consulting, Innovation Centre and Additive Minds Academy offerings, ensuring partners have the tools and skillsets necessary to optimize their AM investments. EOS experts work directly with customers to solve manufacturing challenges by using AM to create unique solutions. A critical part of this collaboration is arming customers’ engineers and executives with the knowledge and proficiency to fully use AM within their larger production environment.
To learn more about EOS’ Additive Minds, please visit https://www.eos.info/additive-minds.
EOS is the global technology leader for industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers. Founded in 1989, the independent company is a pioneer and innovator for holistic solutions in additive manufacturing. Everything EOS does is founded on the cornerstones of corporate responsibility and sustainability, both inward- and outward-facing. Whereby EOS embraces a deep commitment to customers and their needs.
Like no other company, EOS is mastering the interaction of laser and powder material. Additionally, EOS provides all essential elements for industrial 3D printing. System, material and process parameters are intelligently harmonized to ensure a reliable high quality of parts and thus facilitating a decisive competitive edge. Furthermore customers benefit from deep technical expertise in global service, applications engineering and consultancy.
EOS nurtures a vibrant ecosystem of partners and, by means of venture investments, helps incubate promising start-ups. It’s this interaction along the whole industrial value-chain that enables the development of extensive solutions for 3D printing. Hence contributing to the further digitization and automation of manufacturing. www.eos.info