Nick Shepherd started inventing early. By fourth grade, the Milwaukee native was was posing for a newspaper photo with a cardboard mockup he’d created of a self-driving lawn mower.
His 3D printing company, GLW Technologies, provides design services, rapid prototyping and short-run manufacturing, helping startups and established businesses to quickly turn designs into objects.
The company wasn’t always focused on 3D printing. When Shepherd launched GLW around 2013 as part of a University of Wisconsin-Madison sustainability competition, he was a microbiology undergrad growing algae to turn into biofuels in his 12th floor Langdon Street apartment.Read the full article at: https://madison.com/ct/news/local/neighborhoods/nick-shepherd-of-glw-technologies-helps-inventors-shoot-for-the-moon/article_f3774f6a-eb57-52a6-a3c4-6531fc5e41f1.html