In 2013, when Manufacturing Engineering launched its 30 Under 30 project to honor young people who have the potential to be manufacturing leaders, it was a bit of a pioneering effort. There were few—if any—comparable programs. While Forbes had initiated its 30 Under 30 program in 2011, it did not recognize manufacturing as a distinct category until 2015. Today, in its fifth Read More
Now Open: 2017 30 Under 30 Nominations
In our fifth annual 30 Under 30 issue, Advanced Manufacturing Media will recognize 30 individuals under the age of 30 who have the potential to lead our industry into the future.
Do you know a young person deserving of this award? Fill out the nomination form at the link below by February 15, 2017 in order for your candidate to be considered.
We are quickly approaching a time of year that is enjoyable and entertaining for all of us at Manufacturing Engineering. Nominations for our 30 Under 30 honors start pouring in and we will start poring over them. As we do, we get to learn about exceptional people. We also get to “meet” some of them—even if only over the phone—when we interview the 30 nominees who will be Read More
For the fourth consecutive year, Manufacturing Engineering recognizes 30 individuals under the age of 30 who are making a difference in manufacturing and STEM fields. These young people deserve recognition for their accomplishments in a field that gets unfairly branded as dark, dirty and dangerous—or even worse, as a career of the past. This year's group of honorees prove Read More
After an internship with Thales Visionix Inc., a developer of helmet-mounted displays for the aviation market, Denise Karabowicz joined the company full-time as a design engineer upon her 2012 graduation from the University of Southern California with a bachelor's of science degree in mechanical engineering. “I have had the privilege of working with Denise for more than Read More
Structured light is among the virtual manufacturing technologies Matt McKee sees as a critical tool for the future of production measurement and quality assurance. “It’s made huge leaps, especially in the last five years” and is gaining in adoption, he said. “The leaps it is taking are finer accuracy, faster refresh rates and a larger field of view. Everyone wants it Read More
Graham Hargreaves grew up around people who are passionate about spreading the word for building up manufacturing. But Hargreaves, currently marketing manager for CAM software developer CNC Software Inc. (Tolland, CT), developer of the Mastercam manufacturing software, didn’t really decide upon manufacturing as his field of choice until sometime in high school. “I’ve Read More