M. Holland Company, a Northbrook, Illinois distributor of thermoplastic resins, announced that Haleyanne Freedman has been promoted to Market Manager, 3D Printing. In this role, Freedman will be responsible for overseeing the company’s 3D Printing team, developing market strategy, expanding its 3D printing materials portfolio, and providing guidance on adoption and equipment selection to industrial manufacturing clients. She also is an integral member of the company’s additive manufacturing council.
Since joining the M. Holland team in 2018, Freedman has helped build M. Holland’s 3D printing materials line card with products from suppliers such as Owens Corning, BASF and 3DXTECH and has assisted in the establishment of a development and production lab at the company’s headquarters in Northbrook. Additionally, she has been instrumental in growing M. Holland’s 3D printing consulting practice that advises clients on equipment and product selections, process optimization and adoption, and material and application validations.
Freedman got her start in industrial manufacturing working for a machine tool importer managing its 3D printing department. She is well-versed in multiple CAD programs and received a certification in Additive Manufacturing Polymers and Metals from MIT. A self-confessed “3D printing nerd,” her passion extends to her home life, where she owns seven personal 3D printers. Freedman also is active in the Northeast Ohio Manufacturing Cluster and serves as Vice-Chair for Women in Manufacturing and Co-Chair for the Great Lakes Chapter of Women in 3D Printing.
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