Product Creation Studio Adds Don Baumgarten as Director of Mechanical Engineering

Organization Underscores Commitment to Medical Device and Complex System Development with New Executive Hire

SEATTLE, June 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Product Creation Studio, a Seattle-based product development firm, announced today that it has hired Don Baumgarten as Director of Mechanical Engineering. Don brings extensive experience in medical device and complex product development. Don will support the organization in delivering ISO 13485-certified product development services to clients.

Don Baumgarten has over two decades of experience in product development, project management and mechanical engineering with extensive experience in the design and manufacture of medical devices and high-volume consumer products. He has broad knowledge of FDA and ISO requirements for medical device quality systems and good manufacturing practices. He has managed teams in all phases of product development, from early R&D efforts developing new technologies, to detailed engineering and design, to scale-up for mass production.

“Product Creation Studio offers particular value in helping organizations with the development and commercialization of complex hardware,” Cameron Smith, CEO of Product Creation Studio, said. “We’re excited to add Don Baumgarten as the leader of our Mechanical Engineering team. Don’s extensive experience will ensure that we deliver on our promise of quality development for every client, from start to finish.”

Prior to joining Product Creation Studio, Don worked for Philips Oral Healthcare, Boston Scientific and Stratos Product Development. At Stratos, Don led a number of large, cross-functional technical teams in medical development as well as many mid-sized teams in medical and non-medical device development. Don has worked with Fortune 500 companies and start-up companies on a wide variety of projects. His teams have developed new proprietary technologies and products that were commercially released to market for companies including GoPro, Pathway Technologies, and Intellectual Ventures.

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Product Creation Studio: Empowering Innovation

For nearly two decades, Product Creation Studio has fostered innovation and transformed ideas into meaningful products and experiences. With expertise in developing consumer, medical and industrial products, our team is trusted by some of the world’s most-recognized brands. Our ISO 13485:2016-certified quality system, PCS+, ensures quality development standards are applied to each and every project.  From early funding to late stage development, we supercharge our client’s efforts by reducing time to market and providing an exceptional user experience for increased market success. Contact us to make your product vision a reality.

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