Rosa Ruiz started at Formlabs two and a half years ago as a mechanical engineer on the Fuse team after spending the summer as a mechanical engineering intern.

In her role, Rosa is in charge of specific subsystems on the Formlabs printers. She prototypes new ideas, tests their functionality and validates these on new versions of the printers that are built in-house. Another part of her role involves redesigning parts for mass manufacturing and assembly, as well as working directly with suppliers and contract manufacturers through production.

Read on to learn more about skills Rosa has gained, lessons she’s learned at Formlabs, and her best day at work. …

Keiichiro Araihara joined Formlabs in November 2016 as the first member of the team in Japan. As the Director of Marketing, Keiichiro focuses on expanding the Formlabs brand in Asia-Pacific by collaborating with vendors in the region. With experience at a wide range of technology companies, Keiichiro brought his marketing expertise to elevate Formlabs’ international profile.

We spoke with Keiichiro about growing Formlabs’ presence in Asia, maintaining a work-life balance, and memorable moments at Formlabs.

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What is your favorite part of your role?

I have a lot of fun introducing Formlabs to others and brainstorming new projects with partners. I also love hearing stories of customers’ creations and how they utilize our products, as these conversations open the door to what we can create next.

Meg Myers Kealey has been at Formlabs since July 2017. She started as a pro services agent, handling phone calls and cases and assisting with front line support. Six months later, she was promoted to squad captain and managed a small team of pro services agents while still working with customers. After nine more months, Meg grew into the direct services lead role, managing the squad captains and working with our chief business officer to set team goals and hire new Formlings.

Meg is now the global services operations lead. Her responsibilities include ensuring the services team is running smoothly by working with the systems team to improve their tools, writing an internal weekly newsletter, and equipping the team with resources for success. …

Jordyn de Boer

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