Welcome SigmaDesign New Employees

NEW EMPLOYEES JAN-MAR 2017

New Employees 1st Quarter 2017 SIGMADESIGN is excited to announce the following additions to the firm. In quarter 1 of 2017 we added more talent to our team. These new employees have joined our team with expertise ranging from Firmware Engineering to Test Technicians and Administrators with specialized skills. SIGMADESIGN is planning to add even more team members to enhance our service offerings for you …

MARKETING MAKEOVER

by Mark Schoening, Director of Industrial Design DOES YOUR MARKETING PLAN NEED AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN MAKEOVER? An Infographic is Worth 10,000 Words If you’re a Marketing Manager, you have probably been here: you think you’ve identified an opportunity and have assembled a solid argument, perhaps in the form of a Marketing Requirements Document (MRD). You have described the product or …

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT – RANDY GRIFFIN

“I love making parts. There is an artistry to machining.” Position at SIGMADESIGN: Model Maker At SIGMADESIGN for: 5.5 years EARLY LIFE I grew up in a garage full of toolboxes. The only rule was that you had to put the tool back if you wanted to use it. So I grew up working with tools all the time and …

PRESIDENT’S CORNER: GEARING UP FOR THE MOVE AND OTHER NEWS AT SIGMADESIGN

BY BILL HUSEBY, PRESIDENT & CEO   Already we are three months into 2017. My only complaint so far is that there has been too much rain in the Pacific Northwest. Normally, I really wouldn’t get too worked up about the fact that there hasn’t been two consecutive days without rain since January 1st (except for this week and I’m …

take time to laugh 2017

PRESIDENT’S CORNER: A BANNER YEAR

BY BILL HUSEBY, PRESIDENT & CEO WOW!  Can you believe another year has gone by?  It seems like just yesterday I was sitting down to write the first President’s Corner of 2016. 2016 was another banner year for SIGMADESIGN. Not only did we have our best year ever with respect to revenues but we grew from 137 folks on the …

HOW ANALYTICAL AND EMPIRICAL APPROACHES RESULT IN HOLISTIC SOLUTIONS

By Peter Nikiforov, Mechanical Engineer INTRODUCTION For Engineers, solving complex problems involves both analytical and empirical techniques to find comprehensive solutions. Engineers often use analytical approaches to solve problems, but in many cases, analysis combined with empirical findings lead to a complete solution. It is important to realize engineering is strongly dependent on both approaches and that they are not …

Welcome SigmaDesign New Employees

NEW EMPLOYEES OCT-DEC 2016

New Employees 4th Quarter 2016 It’s a Happy New Year at SIGMADESIGN. In quarter 4 of 2016 we added more talent to our team. These new employees have joined our team with expertise ranging from Firmware Engineering to Test Technicians and Administrators with specialized skills. SIGMADESIGN is planning to add even more team members to enhance our service offerings for you in 2017. Scroll …

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT – ROBERT DE LA O

“Always push yourself to keep learning.”  As a first-generation American, Robert De La O knows how to push himself to keep learning. Beginning at a young age, Robert learned to set his mind on the goal and pursue it through determination and hard work. From Sweden, to China, to the Northwest, as a Mechanical Engineer Robert has seen much of …

PRESIDENT’S CORNER: WORK-LIFE BALANCE

BY BILL HUSEBY, PRESIDENT & CEO Personally, I believe that work-life balance is extremely important for everyone. Work shouldn’t be the “be all end all.” To be productive at work and to ENJOY your work requires an equilibrium between what you do for a living and what you do outside of work. To help reinforce this, I tell every new …

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT – RICARDO PALMIER

Position at SIGMADESIGN: Mechanical Engineer At SIGMADESIGN for: 1 year 7 months As a skilled Mechanical Engineer, Ricardo Palmier has a keen technical insight and systematic vision for how products can be improved. He helps clients with complex, custom machines that improve efficiency and provide automation. He solves problems using a broad perspective based on an unimaginable amount of experience …