2/4/2016

Methods Machine Tools Appoints General Manager of Additive Manufacturing

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The new GM will lead the Methods 3D group responsible for 3D Systems’ equipment in Methods Technology Centers.

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Methods Machine Tools Inc. has named Benjamin Fisk its general manager of 3D additive manufacturing. Fisk will be heading up “Methods 3D,” a group comprised of sales, application and engineering staff, to install, manage and maintain 3D Systems’ printing equipment, labs and showrooms in Methods Technology Centers across the United States. Methods has had a partner agreement with 3D Systems since October of 2015.

“Benjamin is an excellent choice to lead our new 3D business,” said Methods President and CEO Bryon Deysher. “His extensive experience in both additive manufacturing and precision metalworking will allow us to establish a strong foothold in the 3D printing market and give our customers access to the very latest manufacturing technology for today’s demanding applications.”

Prior to joining Methods, Fisk worked for Pratt and Whitney. In 2011, he took on the role of technology manager of additive manufacturing, where he led the development and implementation of new additive manufacturing technologies and processes across the company. Since 2013, he served as deputy component integrated product lead at Pratt & Whitney, leading the development and certification of low-pressure compressor gas turbine components.

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