- R&D 100 Awards
Tony Holtz is a technical specialist at Proto Labs, a digital manufacturing company specializing in quick-turn additive manufacturing, CNC machining and injection molding. Holtz has been with Proto Labs for more than 10 years with roles ranging from CNC mill operator to mold designer to customer service engineer. While his formal education is in industrial machinery operations, he has extensive knowledge and experience in both traditional and advanced manufacturing processes and materials. Throughout his tenure at Proto Labs, Holtz has worked with countless designers, engineers and product developers to improve the manufacturability of their parts.
Mr. Holtz has more than 10 years of experience in additive manufacturing, CNC machining and injection molding processes. By utilizing complex software and automated manufacturing equipment, Minnesota-based Proto Labs is able to manufacture plastic and metal parts in less than 15 days.