Montie is President of montie de- sign, a product development firm located in the research triangle Park area of nc. montie is also President of the rtP Product de- velopment guild and President emeritus of the carolinas chapter of the Product design manage- ment Association (www.pdma.org/ carolinas) and a Founding member of the rtP Product development guild (www.rtpproductguild.com).
Montie enjoys finding innovative solutions to customer require- ments. He has 15 years of expe- rience engineering products in diverse market spaces including industrial, commercial and military. montie earned a B.s. in mechanical engineering from north carolina state university.
He enjoys biking, backpacking and camping in the mountains.
Montie design is a collaborative product design and development firm with core competencies in industrial design, mechanical design and fuzzy front end services. implementing a client-centric approach in taking products from concept to marketplace, montie design balances vision with usability in realizing products that are economical to man- ufacture, elegant and robust. the firm operates out of the research tri- angle Park region of north carolina with access to industry-leading technology, resources and innovative thought.
In our industry there are firms completely focused on industrial de- sign (id), while other firms are engineering-heavy. montie design is be- tween id and engineering, a collaborative product design and devel- opment firm with core competencies in industrial design, mechanical design and fuzzy front end services. they help companies of any size bring a product idea from concept to design to prototype to market quickly and efficiently with special attention to achieving excellence in functionality, operability, value, customer experience and aesthetics regardless of market or industry.
At Montie Design, their philosophy is simple: we enjoy designing products.
With diverse experience as a generalist firm, montie design brings a unique third-party perspective and knowledge of other industries into consideration for their clients’ product concepts. thanks to the talent- ed in-house staff and reliable vendor relationships, they present clients with a cross-functional team of trained professionals experienced with software, electronic/circuit design, firmware, mechanical, id and PcB layout.
Our location in the technology-rich research triangle Park (rtP) region of north carolina—home of leading educational institutions such as north carolina state university, duke university, and the university of north carolina at chapel Hill—gives them access to an active engi- neering community, educated talent pool, and cutting-edge trends in mechanical and industrial design.