Renowned Additive Manufacturing Expert Bill Macy Joins nuFaktory as Principal, Formerly Director of AmericaMakes.us
Springfield, MA, September 04, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- nuFaktory, LLC the first 3D Printing and related technologies Application Service Provider in the Additive Manufacturing industry announced today the addition of Bill Macy, CEO of Macy Consulting, Inc. as a Principal. “We are honored and privileged to have Bill as part of our team,” Rudy N. Vogel, Managing Principal, of the company said. “Bill is one of the foremost experts in all fields of Additive Manufacturing, including new technologies, materials and processes. His abilities, network and expertise are without compare, so having him work with us on client projects and interfacing is a coup for nuFaktory.”
Mr. Macy will maintain his relationship with Macy Consulting, Inc. continuing his work on special projects. Prior to rebooting his company, Bill was Deputy Director, Technology Transference at the National Additive Manufacturing & Innovation Institute (NAMMI, rebranded as AmericaMakes.us last January) where he led various cutting edge initiatives and projects within industry.
NAMMI was the first Digital Manufacturing institute founded through the Obama Administration’s Manufacturing Revitalization initiative for the US. Through AmericaMakes.us and other institutes since founded in Chicago and North Carolina, with others on the drawing board, the White House hopes to catapult America to the forefront of manufacturing in the world once again. Mr. Macy has played a significant role in ensuring that this vision becomes a reality.
“I am delighted to be part of the nuFaktory team. Their business mission is truly unique and timely in the industry. Helping businesses sort through all the hype going on and providing accurate advice, services and solutions are of paramount importance today and well into the future. Through nuFaktory and their team of experts, services and, solution sets the company will be able to help transform businesses and manufacturing processes advising on new technologies as they become available,” stated Mr. Macy.