Employee Spotlight

Don, IPS Designer

Don is an IPS Designer at Automation, Inc., he designs assemblies and components for the IPS Design Center using Autodesk Inventor CAD Software. He has worked at Automation, Inc. for 4 1/2 years.  

Don, how has your background helped you at Automation, Inc.?

"I have always had an interest in the construction of mechanical things and this position allows a degree of creativity in designing our products and accessories."

What is your favorite thing about working at Automation, Inc.?

"The staff in the design group."

What are some of your hobbies?

"I have a fondness for vintage outboards and playing my GIBSON Les Paul. I also enjoy being at the cabin whenever my wife, Kathy and I canMy wife and I have a Birman (that’s a breed of cat) named Sammy. I love all levels of hockey."

What something people may find surprising about you?

"I hold a U.S. patent for my design work on a Thin Film Deposition Evaporator."


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