3D Printing Innovator Continues to Expand Board as Focus on Multi-Metal, Enterprise Business Accelerates
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 18, 2016–
NVBOTS, the provider of automated, enterprise 3D printing solutions disrupting business and education, today announced Mr. Carey Chen, CEO & Vice Chairman of the Board of Cincinnati Incorporated, is joining the NVBOTS Board of Directors. Mr. Chen brings more than 20 years of executive experience in corporate finance, strategy, business development, manufacturing, and industrial engineering to the role.
“The momentum NVBOTS has gained in the past year alone has been extraordinary and as we break new ground in ultra-high speed, multi-metal 3D printing, having someone of Carey’s caliber is exactly what we need to take the company to the next level,” commented NVBOTS CEO AJ Perez. “Carey brings a wealth of knowledge pertaining to NVBOTS’ strategic areas of focus and we are excited to work with him moving forward.”
Mr. Chen has been CEO & Board Director at Cincinnati Incorporated since January 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Chen served as VP and General Manager of Light Industrial Businesses, CFO & CIO at Hypertherm, Inc. He was also formerly VP of finance at Wiremold/Legrand and VP & CFO at Bayliner Marine Corp., a division of Brunswick Corp. In addition, he is a Board of Managers Member at EconoPure Water Systems; is a Board Director of J.P. Nissen Co.; is a Senior Advisor for Verit Advisors; and is a Board Director & Treasurer of the American Welding Society. Mr. Chen received his undergraduate degree in applied mathematics from the University of California at Los Angeles and earned a masters in business administration from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.
“When I first met with the NVBOTS team and experienced the NVPro 3D printer first-hand, I was immediately impressed and knew there was something special about this company,” said Carey Chen. “Further, the company’s ability to print multiple metals in the same build creates staggering potential in the small scale additive manufacturing arena and I look forward to working with NVBOTS as we become the go-to name in the industry.”
Passionate about problem solving, NVBOTS is the provider of automated, enterprise 3D printing solutions disrupting business and education. NVBOTS customers are able to benefit from ultra high-speed, multi-metal and plastics printing capabilities, based on patented 3D printing technology (coming out of NVLABS). Offering the only 3D printing technology that can print multiple metals in the same build, NVBOTS supports a growing list of metals that includes stainless steel, titanium, nickel, copper nickel, aluminum, zirconium, silver and palladium. With NVBOTS, users can print over 10x faster than existing solutions – and at a significant cost advantage. Essentially an automated factory in a box, the company’s easy-to-use and easy-to-share 3D printing experience is based on the NVPro, the world’s first end-to-end 3D printing solution with automated part removal. Paired with the NVBOTS cloud-based interface, the NVPro runs continuously, 24-7 from any device. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA. For more information, visit www.NVBOTS.com or follow us on Twitter @NVBOTS and on LinkedIn.