Gaithersburg, MD, October 16, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Xometry, the largest manufacturing marketplace, announces the launch of the XometryU program. XometryU is a college ambassador program aimed at educating student engineers at top engineering schools across the country about the benefits of manufacturing on-demand.
XometryU is open to the brightest engineering students at an accredited college or university in the US. Xometry is looking for students who are interested in learning about the future of manufacturing on-demand, design for additive and subtractive manufacturing processes, and the opportunity to represent Xometry on their college campus.
“We are excited to be working with future engineers,” said Danny Chang, Xometry’s VP of Relationship Marketing. “Manufacturing on-demand offers significant benefits over traditional ways of custom manufacturing, and engineers need to understand how it improves the way they work. Xometry has worked with hundreds of top engineering schools, including all of the top 20, to accelerate their research projects using the latest manufacturing technologies. By sponsoring student engineering teams and now working through XometryU. We’re hoping to reach even more engineering students to help lay the foundation for the future of the manufacturing industry.”
Xometry is the largest marketplace for custom manufacturing with instant pricing and lead times on over 11 processes and 100 different materials. The company works with a variety of customers ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Xometry’s rapid growth, since the company’s inception in 2014, has allowed Xometry to give back to the community through collegiate project sponsorships for collegiate racing and space teams throughout the years.
To become a XometryU ambassador, students must complete an application or receive a nomination from a professor at an accredited engineering college or university. The deadline for nominations and applications is October 31, 2019, at 11:59 pm EST. To learn more about XometryU and to complete an application, visit the XometryU page.
Xometry is the largest marketplace for custom manufacturing, connecting customers with optimal manufacturing solutions through proprietary AI algorithms. Xometry provides on-demand manufacturing and industrial supply materials to a diverse customer base, ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our nationwide network of over 3,000 partner manufacturing facilities enables us to maintain consistently fast lead times while offering a broad array of capabilities, including CNC machining, 3D printing, sheet metal fabrication, injection molding, and urethane casting. Xometry's customers include BMW, Dell Technologies, General Electric, Bosch and NASA.