Portfolio

SilencerCo: Maxim 9

  • Launched one successful firearm platform to market, on-spec and ultimately on-budget.
    • Maxim 9 month one production saw over 500 units shipped at an MSRP of $1499.
  • Utilized 3D-Printing resources to ideate and optimize ergonomic design of Maxim 9 pistol grip.
    • Innovative use of glass-filled Nylon 12 as shootable printed test grips cut overall development time by 14 weeks.
  • Analyzed and mitigated fatigue failure of three critical pistol components.
    • Reduced stress concentrations in pistol frame and delay wing by over 32%, achievingnear infinite fatigue life.
  • Developed 5 complex MIM fire-control components and 6 polymer injection molded parts.
    • SolidWorks mold tools to develop tooling methodology such as draft and parting lines.
    • Managed and oversaw vendor’s tooling development, delivery, and first article QC forcritical to quality dimensions and features.
  • Successfully transitioned 12 pistol components from design in R&D to manufacturing teams.

SilencerCo: Omega 9K

  • 3  Built a new line of fully-welded silencers for durability, performance, and manufacturability.
    • Tube-less design represents a 40% reduction in weight, a 46% reduction in length, and remains 8.5 dB under hearing safe thresholds.

SilencerCo: Hybrid 46


SilencerCo: Omega 9SD


Bard Access Systems: PowerGlide Pro

  • Lead an ideation team in concept and brainstorm activities and created 5 vastly divergent concepts for the PowerGlide Pro product.
  • Invented device mechanisms, and named on 4 US patents with chief inventorship on a 5th.
  • Authored 3 idea Product Opportunity Appraisals (POA) pertaining to the PowerGlide Pro program and presented to business executives.
  • Acted as the technical lead for the 2 largest growth-generating programs in the company, the PowerGlide Pro and First Gear.

Bard Access Systems: PowerGlide

  • Integrated 2 automated stations into a team-built 16-station rotary automated assembly cell.
    • Managed two $25K station budgets and delivered both on-time and under budget.
    • Helped manage the job cost accounting for the $2.5M automated cell program.
  • Designed and built 5 semi-autonomous test fixtures, equipped with pneumatics, PLC controls, stepper motors, fiber optic sensors, and HMIs.
    • Reduced man-hours of a bi-monthly endurance test by over 275 hours per test.
  • Developed 17 assembly tools and fixtures used in clean-room production and assembly.
  • Experimented utilizing multi-factorial DOE to develop a thermoplastic forming process for disposable blast seals, reducing scrap rate by over 80% and adding weeks to machine up-time.

High Desert Precision: Founder

  • Founded company as an entry to industry.
  • Developed brand, websibe, logo, and video intro/outro.

Max Effective: Co-Founder / CMO

  • Co-Founded retail and training company, focusing on long-range rifles and accessories.
  • Developed brand identity, Shopify websibe, custom “ME” logo, and video graphics.
  • Grew revenue through innovative business strategy and successful dealership negotiations.
  • Month 2 company sales over $30,000.

US PATENTS

US20150231364A1

US20160256667A1

US20160331938A1

USD778389

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