Avra Fibers: Not Your Father’s Polyester 

Core77 | Nov. 16, 2017 ... Story


Ecosystems, IoT & the Future of Product Design 

Plastics Engineering | Oct. 15, 2016 ... Story

Learning From Nature: the Beauty & Value of Biomimicry 

Plastics Engineering | Nov./Dec. 2017 ...            (see image on right)


At GE Appliances' FirstBuild, community is key to co-creation

Plastics Engineering | Oct. 29, 2015 ... Story 

Surf’s Up! Thai Firm Launches Novel Plastic Offset Program

UL Prospector | Nov. 10, 2017... Story 

NPE Panel: Storytelling & Emotion Can Help Drive Sustainability
UL Prospector | April 10, 2015 … Story

Design Success Summit: Lessons For & From Chinese Designers
Core77 | Oct. 14, 2014 … Story

Additive manufacturing faces challenges as it grows

Plastics Engineering | Feb. 10, 2016 … Story 

NPE Panel: How to Bridge the Communication Gap & ‘Talk Designer’
UL Prospector | March 30, 2015 … Story  

Here’s a small sampling of my writing – news stories, features, profiles and
opinion columns – drawn from recent posts and from the dusty archives of years past. 

my writing.

Watertight case: iDive creators find success under pressure

Plastics Engineering | Dec. 15, 2015 ... Story 

Sustainable eyewear from Down Under, with German flair

Plastics Engineering | Sept. 1, 2016 ... Story 

Why a man who hates plastic water bottles is making them 
FastCoDesign.com | Oct. 16, 2015 ... Story 

Passion & Focus Propelled SPE On Its Path 75 Years Ago

Plastics Engineering | August 2017 ...  

Student Start-up Aims to Make Low-Cost Prosthetics

Plastics Engineering | August 2017 ... 

Plasticity Forum focuses on plastics waste solutions

UL Prospector | July 30, 2015 ... Story  

Closing the circle: Rethinking How Products Are Made 
Plastics Engineering | March 2, 2017 ...

Inclusive design helps shape high-tech fitness machine

​UL Prospector | Sept. 5, 2016 ... Story 

Loop transport system aims to keep water rolling

UL Prospector | March 11, 2016 ... Story 

Innovation continues to push carbon fiber forward

UL Prospector | Aug. 11, 2017 ... Story

Innovating in the Third Dimension 

Core 77 | Nov. 28, 2016 ... Story 

Beverage cans getting some clear (and resealable) options

UL Prospector | July 13, 2015 ... Story

Communications Consulting & Business Development

The Millennial impact on future packaging design

Plastics Engineering | June 14, 2016 ... Story

New Recycling Technology Aims to Lighten NASA's Payload

UL Prospector | Sept. 15, 2017 ... Story

Plastics Thriving in Building & Construction 

Plastics Engineering | March 2, 2017 ... Story 

Polymers aiding Solar Impulse 2’s round-the-world adventure 

UL Prospector | June 1, 2016 ... Story 

Sustainable innovation inspired by nature is not new, but it’s never been more relevant.(Unwhirl.com photo by Seth GaleWyrick) 

Obi feeds more than your imagination

Plastics Engineering | Nov./Dec. 2016 ... 

​​Building better interdisciplinary product development teams

Plastics Engineering | April 18, 2016 ... Story 

Capturing the Essence of Beauty Packaging

UL Prospector | June 16, 2017 ... Story 


Adding carbon fiber to the designer's palette

UL Prospector | July 15, 2016 ... Story 

One of NASA's Missions: Take 3D Printing to New Heights 

Plastics Engineering | September 2017 ...            

Creating a new custom compound -- by design 

Plastics Engineering | July/August 2015 ... Story 

Colored Glass Clearly Has Its Benefits 

Core 77 | Dec. 20, 2016 ... Story

Additive manufacturing tackling standards & certification

​UL Prospector | Feb. 3, 2016 ... Story 

Meet Olli, Local Motors' new self-driving urban minibus 

UL Prospector | Aug. 12, 2016 ... Story 

Sustainability Efforts Reshaping Brands' Food Packaging

UL Prospector | April 28, 2017 ... Story 

Co-design & Collaboration Key to Techmer PM's Vision

Plastics Engineering | May 2017 ... 

Plasticity Texas: From Cora Ball to waste-plastics-to-fuel 

Plastics Engineering | June 2017 ... 

About Aether: Education start-up aims to transform learning 

Plastics Engineering | Jan. 7, 2017 ...