As Director of Engineering at Nectar, what teams do you manage and does it vary from project to project? I’m the Director of Mechanical Engineers and Electrical Engineers and I also have a dual role as Program Director. I will often be leading [...]
How do you define Industrial Design (ID)? Industrial Design is a design process to help shape a product. ID, to me, is identifying a problem and strategically solving it. Usually, that problem revolves around products that people purchase and use in their day [...]
How did you think of Nectar Product Development? My background is in industrial design and mechanical engineering. Early on I had an interest in visual arts, music, and math. I gravitated to product development because it combined all those interests. One of my [...]
How do you define User Experience (UX)? User Experience entails focusing on the user and the steps they take when interacting with a product or service. How does UX benefit products and consumers? Good User Experience design can differentiate a merely functional product from [...]
Med Tech Monday on January 23rd, 2017, featured Stacie Depner, Director of Engineering at Nectar Product Development. She empathized with start-ups and entrepreneurs, as she presented ways to align business needs with product development.
Successful Strategic Partnership – Microchip & Nectar Product Development team up for unbeatable product offering
Nectar Product Development is an authorized Design Partner for Microchip located in Southern California. Nectar brings a breadth of knowledge to Microchip's Design Partner network, specializing in user experience, industrial design, mechanical and electronics engineering, and embedded electronics. If you're looking for [...]
Darren Saravis, CEO of Nectar Product Development and inventor of the SolarFlora, speaks on TedX about evolving sustainable technology. Solarflora is a sculpture in the shape of a flower that can hold up to four solar panels and supply up to 750 [...]