In This Issue:The Engineering Manager’s JourneyFor engineering managers who want to create workplace environments for high performance and engineering excellence, learning from peers is a great way to become a better manager. Check out some lessons learned from peer engineering leaders.John Dring: Vice President of EngineeringJohn Dring is our Vice President of Engineering. He is responsible for the development of complex board based systems which require hardware and firmware experience and knowledge. John is an accomplished leader and engineer of innovative, high-technology products. Most recently serving as Senior Vice President of Product Development at Vital Connect, Inc. John has deep experience in wireless and mobile architectures as a former Principal Wireless Architect at Intel. Read more about John Partner Spotlight: Whipsaw Whipsaw is an Industrial Design & Engineering firm located in San Jose and San Francisco, California. Whipsaw focuses on innovative product design, development, and branding. Whipsaw creates highly successful, award-winning products and experiences in the consumer electronics, housewares, medical, wearables, computing, scientific, industrial, and business product categories.Discover how Whipsaw might help you!Upcoming MeetupsOctober 21 6:30pm Apps that Older Adults Might Actually WantAbout Our Organization…Voler Systems offer expert engineering services for new product design, medical device design, instrumentation design, and data acquisition systems.We are experts in sensors, wireless, and motion control.