Houston, Texas – DotProduct LLC announced today that it has appointed Tom Greaves as Vice President of Marketing and Sales effective June 27, 2013. The appointment of Greaves marks the next step for DotProduct’s launch of its low-cost DPI-7 3D scanner for engineering, construction, manufacturing, building, media and entertainment and law enforcement applications. DotProduct’s technology captures photo realistic 3D data using low cost, off-the-shelf tablet and sensor hardware.
Greaves said, "I am honored and delighted to join DotProduct. We’ve just begun to understand the vast opportunities for 3D data capture. DotProduct’s real-time registration and quality feedback and ease-of-use delivers step function increases in speed and cost-effectiveness to industrial and consumer markets. Real-time 3D is the foundation of augmented reality."
Most recently, Greaves was executive director of CyArk, a non-profit headquartered in Oakland, California with the mission of digitally preserving cultural heritage sites and structures using advanced 3D imaging technologies for conservation and education purposes. Previously Greaves served as managing director of SPAR Point Group, a media and conference organization he co-founded in 2003 and later sold in 2009. SPAR Point Group publishes SPARView industry newsletter and continues to mount the popular SPAR conferences launched by Greaves on 3D imaging technologies for engineering, construction and manufacturing executives in Texas, Japan and the Netherlands.
DotProduct Co-Founder Rafael Spring said, "Tom is a well-known, visionary leader in the use of 3D for industrial, forensic and security planning and heritage documentation applications. I look forward to working with him to reaching the marketplace with our new tablet-based 3D imaging products."
"Co-founders Rafael Spring and Mark Klusza and I all agree that Tom’s track record in developing new technology markets, industry reach and 3D imaging experience makes him the right choice DotProduct at this time of enormous opportunity," said Brian Ahern, CEO.
Greaves received his S.M. in Management of Technology from the Sloan School at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his M.Sc. in Physics from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver and his B.Sc. in Physics from Queen’s University at Kingston.
Founded in 2012 by Rafael Spring, Mark Klusza and Brian Ahern, DotProduct LLC is a software company delivering real time, registered-on-the-fly 3D capture solutions on tablet architectures and off-the- shelf RGB-D sensors.