Speaker Date Topic
Ben Bianco and Jake Fox Mar 07, 2024
MLC CAD Systems - 3D Printing
MLC CAD Systems - 3D Printing

At MLC CAD Systems, we provide Unbeatable Service, backed by decades of industry experience. We offer our customers the best in 3D Design, Subtractive, and Additive Solutions from SOLIDWORKS, Mastercam, Markforged, and Formlabs, along with the support of our award-winning Application Experts. From concept to production, we’re with you every step of the way.

We got our start in 1982 with our first location in Austin, TX and a desire to help engineers and manufacturers simplify their business processes. Since then, we have expanded to over 24 locations in the United States and have become one of the largest providers of CAD, CAM, CAE, PLM and 3D printing resellers in North America.
https://www.mlc-cad.com/about-mlc-cad-systems/

Ben Bianco - Bio

I am originally from Wareham Massachusetts, a small town outside of Boston, near Cape Cod. I graduated from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire in 2017, Majoring in Marketing, with a Certificate in Professional Selling Skills. Upon graduation, I pursued a career in Finance as an Insurance Advisor for Mutual of Omaha. Wanting to dive into the world of technology, I relocated to Austin, TX in 2019 and soon after joined the MLC Family.

I currently work as a dedicated Additive Manufacturing Solutions Specialist focusing on the 3D Printing side of the business.
Outside of work I enjoy golfing, skiing, mountain biking and other outside activities.

Jake Fox  -  Bio

Originally from Alaska, I moved to Texas at the age of 18. I attended Texas Lutheran University to study Physics and was a 4-year starter for the football program. I finished with a double bachelors in Physics and Mathematics, then continued to study for my Master's in Physics at Texas State University. After 8-years of continuing education, I decided the Physics world wasn't for me, and ventured into sales.

I have been with MLC CAD Systems since May of 2022 as Austin's Territory Sales Representative. I focus mainly on SOLIDWORKS, a sophisticated 3D CAD tool for manufacturing and design.

In my spare time, I love anything outdoors with my dog, computers, and a good glass of whiskey."

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Tom Goodman May 09, 2024
Author, The Last Man
Author, The Last Man

Tom Goodman is the author of a new novel called The Last Man. It is closely based on a true crime from 1927 that the press called “The Santa Claus Bank Robbery.” Tom first ran across the story when he lived in the small Texas county where it all took place. He currently lives in Austin, where he has been able to conduct extensive research on the true crime at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Tom is the author of several nonfiction books as well.

 

Tom has been married to Diane, his high school sweetheart, since 1980. They have two adult sons. Tom enjoys fly fishing, scuba diving, and puttering around his woodworking shop.