GAITHERSBURG, Md. and LEXINGTON, Ky., June 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Xometry, the largest marketplace for custom manufacturing, announced today that Bobby Uhlenbrock has joined as the Senior Vice President of Product Development and Matt Leibel has joined as the Senior Vice President of Engineering. Uhlenbrock will be responsible for developing and implementing Xometry's product innovation roadmap and Leibel will oversee Xometry's software engineering teams. They will work closely together and report to Randy Altschuler, co-Founder and CEO.
"We are thrilled to have both Bobby and Matt join the team," said Altschuler. "Bobby has extensive experience developing a product and technical strategies for online marketplaces and Matt brings years of managing software and data science teams for a variety of companies, including eCommerce businesses. Both will be key leaders in taking Xometry's business to the next level."
"Xometry has a strong product foundation," says Uhlenbrock. "My focus is on building upon this foundation to better serve our customers, partners, and employees."
"Software is integral to Xometry's success," says Leibel. "I am looking forward to working with our talented team to innovate and improve the technology behind our digital marketplace."
Bobby Uhlenbrock joins Xometry after 5 years as Chief Technology Officer at Everything But the House (EBTH). In this role, Uhlenbrock led the technology team and developed the company's online marketplace. Prior to EBTH,. Uhlenbrock co-founded a consultancy where he focused on developing product and technical strategy for clients.
Matt Leibel joins Xometry after nearly 5 years as a Senior Director of Engineering at Vistaprint where he managed and led Vistaprint's Digital Marketing software engineering organization. Prior to working at Vistaprint, Leibel was a Director of Engineering at Resonate a leading online ad tech company driven by data science and predictive modeling helping to lead the company through early stage bootstrapping, scaling, and several rounds of funding. Leibel has extensive experience both in product and technology leadership roles across his career and has a background creating product and customer value-driven organizations. Leibel graduated with a BA in History from George Mason University and a BS in Information Technology from Virginia Tech.
Xometry is the largest marketplace for custom manufacturing, connecting customers with optimal manufacturing solutions through proprietary AI algorithms. Xometry provides on-demand manufacturing and industrial supply materials to a diverse customer base, ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our nationwide network of over 3,000 partner manufacturing facilities enables us to maintain consistently fast lead times while offering a broad array of capabilities, including CNC Machining, 3D Printing, Sheet Metal Fabrication, Injection Molding, Die Casting, Stamping, Extrusion, and Urethane Casting. Xometry's customers include BMW, Dell Technologies, General Electric and NASA.