Porticos was founded in 2003 by Greg Patterson, Sean Ahr, and Kevin Carpenter, all practicing mechanical engineers at Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, with an extensive background in product development. They recognized a shared enthusiasm for innovation.
At Porticos, everything we do stems from our core values — innovation, trust, community, teamwork, and experience. Our leadership team embodies those characteristics, using them to guide decision-making and lead our teams to become a product realization partner you can find the best in.
Ryan Williams is the Site Director for Porticos and has 15 years of experience in Product Development in the Medical Device space. Prior to joining Porticos, Ryan was a Mechanical Design Engineer at Plexus, specializing in the design of medical devices and other high-end electronic devices. He also held positions as Project Manager and Functional […]
Our Project Leads are individuals who are able to weigh all of the options carefully before making important decisions that will then be executed on by the rest of the team members. This strict process ensures that our employees are focused on achieving company-wide goals, providing you with a partner to help realize your product vision.
Product Development Engineers
Porticos Product Development Engineers understand the entire life-cycle of product development. We balance the trade-offs between features, costs, and schedules while rising to the intertwined challenges of designing and manufacturing products for devices that require regulatory approval. When we're not working on domestic projects, we also provide our services to international clients and inter-governmental organizations - helping them with aerospace & defense, homeland security, oil & gas, transportation, medical technologies and general industrial sectors.
Education: University of Arizona – B.S. Aerospace Engineering University of Arizona – B.S. Mechanical Engineering
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill B. S. Physics NC State University B. S. Mechanical Engineering
Education: Georgia Tech B. S. Mechanical Engineering MS from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Interested in joining our team?
Porticos’ career opportunities and offerings are aligned to ensure the best appropriate match of skill sets within product development. We’re always looking for people with a passion for innovation and creativity. If you believe you’re a great fit for our culture and align with our values, see our current opportunities.View Careers