Chief Executive Officer
Renee Eaton has over 25 years of experience in manufacturing operations, human resources, project management, and process improvement. She worked for almost two decades at Nabisco where she held various management and operational roles, leading significant changes in the business. She earned her MBA from the University of Pittsburgh. After working in industry, Renee taught at the University of Portland's Pamplin Business School for 8 years. Venturing into her own business stems from her vision, "We believe we have a responsibility to make products sustainably. Additive manufacturing allows us to reduce production waste, prevent premature obsolescence and manufacture parts and components in the U.S. This approach ensures that we create value that remains in our community."
Mickey's background in supply chain management compliments his experience in additive and traditional manufacturing which translates into nimble innovation. He has established a diverse and robust supply chain, manufacturing base and distribution channel. His ability to manage logistics are advantages all RapidMade™ clients value.
David completed his undergraduate work at Oregon State University, graduating with an Honors B.S. in mechanical engineering before receiving his MS in the same field from the University of Washington. David believes that design is a creative process and he brings his love of creation and problem solving to bear on tasks of every size.
Business Development Director
Kris graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor's of Applied Arts in Entrepreneurial Business. His background is varied but the vast majority of his work experience is in sales where his ability to create and sustain long lasting relationships has been an integral part of his success.
Marriah is a graduate with a B.S. in Industrial Design and acquired a Minor in sustainability. She has 4+ years of ergonomic and anthropometric product design as well as soft and hard goods design. She studied all new materials and their manufacturing processes and is up to date on current technologies. Marriah has 8+ years of manufacturing experience working in an Industrial design shop using large scale equipment and training students on the use and safety of the machines, as well as designing, machining and manufacturing products, furniture and more. She has 4+ years of CAD knowledge including Rhino, Solidworks, and the Adobe Suite, as well as hand sketching and rendering.
Executive Board Member
Mark is an experienced executive with 20 years experience in leading small and large corporations in the USA and Europe. His background includes operations, technology, product development, product management, sales, and distribution. Mark's familiarity with discrete and continuous manufacturing as well as his expertise establishing and managing near shore and offshore manufacturing supply chains lends RapidMade™'s SMBE, Fortune 500 talent.