Brings 15 years of MCAD product development experience

Monday, Nov 1, 1999 4:00 AM

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., November 1, 1999 - Geomagic, Inc. announced today that Linda Lokay has joined the company as director of engineering, and will manage all of the company's research and development activities. Linda brings 15 years of product development experience in the mechanical computer-aided design (MCAD) industry to Geomagic.

“Linda is the ideal choice to lead our engineering team,” said Geomagic Chief Technical Officer Ping Fu. “She has solid industry and management experience that will help us to build a world class technical team and deliver the best software products.”

Prior to joining Geomagic, Linda was managing director at SolidWorks Corp., where she was responsible for UK subsidiary SolidWorks R&D Ltd. and jointly responsible for R&D activities for the overall company. Prior to that, Linda was a director of development at Parametric Technology Corp. and a product manager at Computervision Corp. Linda holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

About Geomagic

Geomagic (www.geomagic.com) is a global company dedicated to advancing and applying 3D technology for the benefit of humanity. Geomagic’s scanning and design software solutions are used to capture and model 3D content from physical objects, organically sculpt complex shapes, and prepare products for manufacturing. In addition, the company produces powerful 3D metrology and inspection software that verifies dimensional quality by comparing as-built products to master designs. Geomagic’s Sensable Phantom haptic devices simulate the sense of touch in a digital environment. 

Geomagic’s software and hardware are utilized by world-class customers in a variety of industries, including aerospace, automotive, medical, consumer products, toys, collectibles, coindesign, jewelry, fine art, heritage restoration, research, education, mold making, entertainment, training and surgical simulation. In fact, some of the world’s leading companies and research organizationsuse Geomagic software, including Ford, BMW,Boeing, Harley DavidsonTimberland, Mattel/Fisher Price, Lego, Pratt & WhitneyNASA, Schneider Electronic, 3M, Danaher and Invisalign. Geomagic is based in Research Triangle Park, N.C., USA, with an office in Boston, subsidiaries in Europe and Asia, and channel partners worldwide.

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