Creative & Technical Skill Development Coach, Design Inspiration
Vince is an Associate Professor of Industrial Design at Virginia Tech University and an industry consultant. Additionally, his SkillCoach column on Solidsmack.com is a venue where he authors content designed to strengthen the creative and technical skills of those seeking careers in product development. He has worked as Studio Engineer for consumer and medical product brands such as Whirlpool, Newell, Stryker, and ResMed Ltd. Australia. He's garnered 39+ patents and has designed everything from totes to toasters, and fiddles to furniture. He enjoys all things 3D and has carved out a niche as a Class-A Surfacing expert. Active in both industry and academia, Vince provides bespoke coaching and training services pertaining to CAID/CAD.