Bob joined Omnica in 2008 after running his own Industrial Design firm for 17 years. As Principal of Mayercheck Design, he directed and managed projects associated with consumer, business, industrial, transportation, and medical products. His body of work now includes more than 35 years of design and development experience associated with over 300 products for U.S. and international clients. He received Industrial Design Excellence Awards for his design of the Hughes Network Systems, M6100 digital cell phone design (1994) and the Snapware airtight dry food storage system (1995). He also received the Chrysler Corporation International Design Competition Award and a design excellence award for his Paradyne, 3400 Series high speed modems.
Bob creates his designs in SolidWorks and uses illustration and 3D rendering programs to develop and advance his designs for photo-realistic presentations and animations. He remains sensitive to the engineering qualities that contribute to Design for Manufacturing (DFM) and leverages his human factors expertise as a member of the ID team.
Bob received bachelor degrees in Design from UCLA and Industrial Design from California State University, Long Beach as well as the graduate MBA program at Cal State Fullerton.