Clay Guillory is the founder and CEO of Titan Robotics. A Mechanical Engineer by trade, his passion for 3D printing began as a hobby, building 3D printers in his garage during his spare time. But the hobby quickly grew into a business, and Clay founded Titan Robotics in 2014, at the age of 26. As a Mechanical Engineer, Clay knew he wanted to use his skills to make a difference in the lives of others, and found that path through 3D printing. From making custom prosthetics for children, to pushing the envelope of 3D printing with new technology and machine design, Clay has become an expert in the field of additive manufacturing and the head of a successful start up in Colorado Springs. As founder and CEO, Clay envisions Titan Robotics leading the way in the fields of 3D printing and manufacturing, from the medical field, to research, product development and every day manufacturing processes. Clay graduated from the University of Louisiana Lafayette in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in German. Before starting Titan Robotics, Clay was an engineer designing large 5-axis and 3-axis CNC equipment. In 2016, Clay was awarded Young Entrepreneur of the Year during Pikes Peak Small Business Week.
Bill Macy joined the Titan Robotics team in 2018 as Titan’s Chief Technical Officer. A self described Additive Manufacturing Enthusiast, Bill has been pushing the boundaries of Additive Manufacturing for over 30 years. As a Mechanical Engineer, Bill started out his career at McDonnell Douglas as a design engineer on fighter jets and progressed to the Phantom Works program focused on deploying advanced manufacturing technologies, including Additive. In the years since, Bill founded his successful and world renowned consulting company, Macy Consulting, to advance the adoption of digital technologies in manufacturing. As the CTO at Titan, Bill continues to pursue new technologies, including a range of engineered materials, design tools and Additive Manufacturing Technologies.
Rahul Kasat joined the Titan Robotics team in 2018 as Titan’s Chief Commercial Officer, sharing both a passion for 3D printing and for business development. Rahul joined Titan after spending 10 years at DuPont, with roles in everything from technology, marketing, strategy and global business development. In his most recent role, Rahul was a Global Venture Leader responsible for building DuPont’s 3D Printing business. With a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration from Drexel University, Rahul brings his experience and expertise to the Titan Robotics team in order to continue growing and advancing Titan as a leader in the Additive Manufacturing industry.
Maddie Guillory left the world of television news behind to join the Titan Robotics team as the Chief Marketing Officer, as well has working in sales and customer relations. Maddie was a news reporter and anchor for seven years, most recently at the NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs, KOAA. Her experience as a journalist and communicator have made the transition into customer engagement an easy and exciting one. Maddie handles Titan's marketing and public relations. A self described “people person” with a knack for understanding people’s needs, she also leads Titan's customer relations. Maddie graduated from the University of North Texas in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. Maddie is an award winning journalist, recognized in by the Lone Star Emmy Chapter, the Louisiana Broadcaster's Association and the Colorado Broadcaster's Association for her work as a reporter.
Carol Guillory is a Certified Public Accountant with 33 years of experience. She’s worked in all facets of public and private accounting in her home state of Louisiana. When her son Clay started Titan Robotics, Carol’s experience and expertise were needed and she jumped at the chance to move to Colorado to help. Carol is a vital part of the Titan team as Titan's CFO, handling all of the accounting and finances.
Dan Inman is the true definition of a “jack of all trades.” Dan is the lead of Titan's machine assembly, skilled in all areas of fabricating and assembling Titan's 3D printers. An expert on Titan equipment, Dan also performs the role of installing and training Titan's customers on the Atlas and custom 3D printers. Dan has experience in automotive repair work, machining and machine assembly. After meeting and working with Clay at his previous job, they both knew Dan would be a great fit at Titan. Dan joined the Titan team in 2016 and has quickly become a master of all things related to building Titan’s large-format custom 3D printers. A Colorado native, Dan enjoys spending time with his family, screen printing, working on automobiles and snowboarding.
Chris Begnaud manages operations production and leads Titan's electrical assembly. Chris describes himself as a Cajun transplant to Colorado with a passion for working hard and creating things with his hands. Chris moved to Colorado Springs from Lafayette, LA in 2016 with his wife and two young boys. He says Colorado is closer to his favorite place, Yosemite National Park, where he lived and worked for two seasons. It was there that he met his wife Ruth and developed a love for the mountains, backpacking and camping. Chris also has experience doing instrumentation work in the oil field in Louisiana, working with both tubing and electrical. He’s using those skills now to help fabricate and assemble Titan Robotics 3D printers. Chris can also make a mean gumbo!
John Jenkins is a third generation machinist, describing CNC operation and programming as a family trade. As the head machinist at Titan Robotics, John programs and operates Titan’s in-house CNC mill, precision machining every 3D printer produced by Titan. John also manages fabrication production at Titan Robotics. From northwestern Pennsylvania, John originally set out to study information technology and web design, but soon found a successful career in the semiconductor industry. A 12 year veteran of the industry, John held roles from network administration, electro-mechanical technician and senior customer account representative. During this time, he also spent several years as a CNC programmer in a machine shop in Tennessee. Finally ready for a change of pace, John left the semiconductor industry and joined Titan Robotics in 2016 as its head CNC machinist. John’s other passions include motorcycling, hiking and music production at his home studio.
Kate Reimer is a Colorado native who joined the Titan Robotics team in January of 2018, joining Titan’s sales team. Kate’s passion for sustainability, creative communication and chemistry all combine for a perfect fit at Titan and the 3D printing industry. With more than six years of experience working in the plastics industry in both a sales and sustainability capacity, Kate’s transition into Additive Manufacturing was a natural move that utilizes her unique skill set. Kate has a BS/BA in Chemistry from the Evergreen State College in Washington State. When not in the office, Kate and her husband make sure to enjoy all that Colorado has to offer, from hiking to biking and being involved in the local start up community.
Mohan kumar Muthusamy is a Mechanical Engineer specializing in Additive Manufacturing with experience in IT, control systems and research and development. Mohan received his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University after completing his undergrad at Anna University in Chennai, India. Born and raised in India, Mohan made the move to the U.S. in 2015 to further his education and earn his Master’s degree. As a 3D printing enthusiast, Mohan came to Titan after the Cronus project caught his eye. Mohan specializes in integrating Titan’s new intelligent and more reliable control system using industrial CNC controllers and components. Besides 3D printing, Mohan enjoys cooking and is an avid tennis player.
Nate Eversole joined the Titan Robotics team in February 2018 after he made the move across the country from his home state of Kentucky. Nate’s experience in electrical and mechanical assembly and fabrication made him a perfect fit on the Titan Robotics team as an assembler building Titan’s large-format 3D printers. Nate was drawn to Colorado’s mountains and great roads for riding his motorcycle, and he can be found hitting the road or building custom motorcycles in his spare time.
Ian Hood is a Colorado Springs native, returning to his home town to join the Titan team after earning his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University. Ian’s interest and expertise in 3D printing developed during his senior capstone project in which he worked with Boeing to create novel CAD software tools to work with 3D printing. Ian helps to manage Titan's service bureau, providing customers with manufacturing on demand and integration of additive manufacturing into production processes. Ian enjoys working with his hands, whether it’s on a 3D printer or on a car at home. In his spare time Ian builds custom auto components and does hobby mechanic work. He’s also a coffee connoisseur and can often be found with mug in hand.
Chris Normile joined the Titan Robotics team in May 2018 as an assembler. This is Chris’ second time living in Colorado, having lived in several states, he claims California as his home. His experience is just as varied, with a background in fabrication, maintenance, equipment design, industrial automation and working on automobiles and boats. Chris enjoys being creative and building custom products, which is what drew him to Titan. Chris says he wanted to challenge himself and work in new technology and a fast paced industry.
Jason Julius joined the Titan Robotics team in July 2018 after graduating from the Milwaukee School of Engineering with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. As a Mechanical Engineer at Titan Robotics, Jason specializes in machine design of Titan's purpose-built 3D printers, including the Atlas and custom systems. Born and raised near Milwaukee, Jason's interest in 3D printing and CAD first began in high school. While attending the Milwaukee School of Engineering, Jason held several internships and worked at the MSOE Rapid Prototyping Center as a team lead and working with all types of 3D printing technology. Jason also received recognition for his engineering and leadership in the Marine Advance Technology Education Underwater Robotics International Competition, which he took part in from 2016 to 2018. Jason now uses his engineering and additive manufacturing expertise to design and develop new solutions in Titan's industrial 3D printers. Jason's hobbies also include cooking with his girlfriend and snowboarding.
Drew Palser graduated from Pikes Peak Community College in May of 2018, with an Associates Degree in Mechanical Computer Aided Drafting and Design and a minor in 3D Printing. He joined the Titan Robotics team soon after graduation as a 3D printer technician, using his skills to operate and maintain Titan's 3D printers as part of the service bureau. When not running machines, Drew also designs custom components for Titan's Atlas and custom 3D printers. Originally from Otis, Colorado, Drew grew up working on his family's farm, where he developed a wide range of mechanical skills from welding, to machine repair and a strong work ethic. While attending PPCC, Drew developed a passion for CAD and 3D printing and being able to create things using his artistic design skills. When not at the shop, Drew can be found hiking the incline, running marathons or competing in various races including the Spartan Race and the Death Ride Tour.
Ryan Sturt first came to Titan Robotics in 2016 as an intern while earning his degree in Robotics at Pikes Peak Communicty College. After graduating from PPCC, Ryan decided to return to school to pursue a degree in Theater and continues to work at Titan when he’s not in class or studying for his second degree. Ryan can often be found helping out on the manufacturing floor at Titan, assisting in building machines, running 3D printers and preparing 3D printed parts. When he graduates, Ryan would like to enter into an acting career.
Alden Chatham joined the Titan Robotics team in August 2018, moving to Colorado from New Orleans, LA where he worked as an electrician and a recording engineer. Alden's career started out in the music industry, always with a focus on electronics. With a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Media and Percussion Performance from the University of Louisiana Lafayette, Alden has almost a decade of experience as a recording engineer, and has also worked as a studio manager. After nearly 10 years in the music industry, Alden made the switch to pursue his family trade of electrician. Alden began formal training while in Louisiana, and soon moved to Colorado to help grow Titan's electrical assembly department. Alden is continuing is formal electrical training here, while using his skills to plan out and build Titan's Atlas and custom 3D printers. In his free time, Alden makes the most of his new Colorado home, as he is enjoys climbing, mountain biking, hiking, backpacking and camping.
Tucker Kendrick returned to his hometown of Colorado Springs after working several years as a commercial diver and supervisor in South Louisiana. Tucker joined the Titan Robotics team in August 2018 and hit the ground running, precision welding and fabricating Titan's industrial 3D printers, heated enclosures and associated equipment. With more than eight years of experience in commercial diving (underwater welding), Tucker specializes in industrial and commercial projects both offshore and inland and working as a supervisor in several capacities. Tucker graduated from Holland College on Prince Edward Island, Canada, with degrees in Unrestricted Surface Supplied Aid Diver and Underwater welding. Tucker's passion for welding started at the age of 12 when he first learned the skill, and creates custom artwork with welding and metal work. Tucker enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, as well as snowboarding, wake boarding and carpentry.
Ryan Alejo graduated from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs with a Bachelor of Innovation in Electrical Engineering in May 2018. Ryan had first been introduced to Titan Robotics in 2015, when he worked as an Innovative Consultant Team Member at Titan through the UCCS Bachelor of Innovation program. After graduation, Ryan jointed the Titan team as an intern to hone his skills and assist in Titan's electrical department. In addition to electrical engineering, Ryan is an entrepreneur with experience in owning a small business. Ryan owns and operates a design company and previously ran his own rock climbing holds company. Ryan is a Colorado native who enjoys working with his hands and anything outdoors. His hobbies include snowboarding, climbing, camping and hiking to name a few.
Gabriella Covington is currently enrolled at Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs pursuing her Bachelor degree in Accounting. Between classes and studying, Gabriella assists with the accounting and finance department at Titan Robotics. Born in Boulder, CO, Gabriella has also lived in Nebraska and Texas with experience as an office manager and an executive legal assistant and accounts manager. Gabriella has already earned her Associates Degree in Accounting from CTU, and hopes to continue her education by completing her Masters and possibly becoming a CPA. Gabriella is also an avid hiker and has summited several fourteeners, including Pikes Peak. Her goal is to complete five fourteeners in 2019. In addition to hiking, Gabriella practices yoga, plays piano and sings, enjoys traveling and reading in her spare time.
Meet our team of talented and passionate people who make Titan Robotics a leader in industrial additive manufacturing solutions.