SOURCE: Solidoodle

Solidoodle

February 20, 2013 08:15 ET

3D Printing Powerhouse Solidoodle Announces First Press Conference

Solidoodle to Launch Its Manhattan 3D Pavilion; Solidoodle Grand Opening Ribbon-Cutting Event Will Kick Off Partnership on March 14th, 2013 With Dream IT - A Solidoodle/Ensemble Tech Event; In an Industry First, Solidoodle to Open Its Factory Doors to Members of the Elite Tech Media

BROOKLYN, NY--(Marketwire - Feb 20, 2013) - Solidoodle, maker of the most affordable 3D printer on the market according to ABC, will hold its first official press conference on Thursday, February 28th at 10:00 am. The press conference will be held at Solidoodle 3D Pavillion at Ensemble, Manhattan's newest tech-design space located at 1150 Avenue of the Americas, 6th floor. Over 100 members of the media will be present to hear about the industry-shaking steps Solidoodle is taking to assert itself as the world leader in affordable desktop 3D printing. Solidoodle will announce several key partnerships as well as discuss the company's efforts to impact the defense, art, education, design, fashion and consumer industries. Solidoodle will also announce its emerging global markets operations with several noted worldwide distribution channels.

This event is by invitation only. Guests will be treated to a luncheon, followed by a short question and answer session. The event will wrap up with a presentation on Solidoodle and its revolutionary efforts to combine technological proficiency with economic viability as the company looks toward making a lasting effect on our culture while advancing manufacturing independence.

SoliConnect: Brooklyn Factory Tour - February 28, 4PM
Following the morning conference, Solidoodle will open its factory doors to members of the tech media and industry professionals. Guests will join Solidoodle owner & creator Sam Cervantes at the event titled "SoliConnect" for an in-depth tour of its cutting-edge, made-in-America fabrication process. This is a two-part event, beginning at Ensemble with a press conference led by Solidoodle CEO Sam Cervantes, a veteran executive of the 3D printing industry. A manufacturing pioneer with degrees in aerospace engineering and business manufacturing, Cervantes brings two decades of tech experience combined with an acute eye for brilliant inventions.

On schedule for the trendsetting SoliConnect event are an introduction to our dynamic production process and a review of our groundbreaking year, followed by a glimpse at Solidoodle's distinction of having the most affordable 3D printers in the market, and a look towards a greener Solidoodle future. We will also explore the unique innovative designs of the Solidoodle 3 and discuss why it has the largest build in its class. The event will close with a look at the future of Solidoodle.

Dream IT - March 14, 6PM
Solidoodle will join forces with Ensemble to launch Dream IT -- a half day event geared toward underscoring the impact of Solidoodle in the 3D printing market. The event will take place at the Solidoodle 3D Pavillion located in the heart of Bryant Park. On schedule will be "Solifusion," a presentation by VIP Solidoodlers who have used the Solidoodle to start their own businesses. In the "Solistudio" part of the program, artists will showcase their artwork created using Solidoodle 3D printers. Solidoodle will also premiere "Doodleland," a comprehensive collection of the magnificent "Solivisuals" printed by Solidoodlers, displayed in an artistic and stylish fashion.

Let's Ensemble - Soliforum - March 7, 5:30 pm
Preceding the March 14th event, Solidoodle will hold a special exhibition on March 7th at its Solidoodle 3D Pavillion with its partner affiliate Ensemble.

About Solidoodle
Solidoodle is an industry-acclaimed New York-based 3D printer company specializing in manufacturing affordable and easy-to-use desktop 3D printers. The Solidoodle was created by aerospace engineer Sam Cervantes to be a prolific device combining accessibility with affordability through its user-friendly and practical apparatus with the goal of putting manufacturing independence in the hands of the masses and bringing vivid imaginations to life. Solidoodle is the maker of the world's first $500 3D printer. In 2012, Solidoodle had a record-breaking first year with $2 million in sales. Solidoodle is the 2012 CNET Winner of Best of NY Tech Day and has been featured in major media including the Los Angeles Times, PBS, USA Today, ABC, NBC and Wired. Visit Solidoodle at www.solidoodle.com or Facebook.com/solidoodle and twitter.com/solidoodle3d.

About Ensemble
Located in a 6,000 sq.ft. Midtown Manhattan loft space, Ensemble is an affordable, state-of-the-art collaborative workspace for young, creative professionals. Ideal for firms looking to grow, network, socialize, and collaborate with like-minded professionals, Ensemble is not just a flexible alternative to a traditional office but plays host to conferences, meetups, professional industry events, and social occasions. Ensemble is joined by various industry-leading partners to showcase their solutions to the design and tech communities. Ensemble is currently home to architects, designers, technology startups and members of the fashion industry. Find out more at letsensemble.com

Contact Information

  • To be added to guest list, for media request or investor relations, contact:
    Renae Francis
    Solidoodle
    Email Contact
    347.457.6608