Meet our team of experts
Rob Cohee has been working with engineers and designers on how technology can be utilized to solve design challenges, exercise the model, and analyze design both visually and through simulation for the past 16 years.
Rob reaches out to over a half million viewers and followers annually from his YouTube Channel, Facebook Fan Page, Blog, and Twitter accounts and through his unique style that is both informative and entertaining, his audience continues to grow. Rob’s position on design is that it is the continual evolution of thought, captured and communicated in multiple forms at various stages of development.
Brian Schanen is a Product Manager for Autodesk Data Management solutions. Brian is also a prolific evangelist for both PLM 360 and Autodesk Vault contributing numerous blog posts, videos, and white papers covering Autodesk Data Management products, most recently as a host of PLM TV on YouTube.
He frequently teaches at Autodesk University and works with customers to implement complete PLM solutions specializing in Autodesk Digital Prototyping products.
Michelle began working in the PDM/PLM industry in 1999 as an implementation consultant. She is adept at business process modeling, software design, data migration, and technical communication. She holds undergraduate degrees in both Mathematics and Physics and is professionally trained in client server programming and web development.
She enjoys working with Product Management to drive the improvements that matter most to customers. She loves a good S’more and her favorite outfit consists of a backpack and a pair of hiking boots.
Steve has been working with manufacturers across Europe and North America for over 15 years to help them get the most out of their people, processes and technology.
He has trained 1000’s of design engineers on how to get the most out of the CAD, Simulation, PDM and PLM tools they use; advised manufacturers on how they can get the most out of their processes and technology, and has also been the guy in the server room at daft o'clock, knee deep in SQL installs and service packs! Steve is based in the UK and is married with one son and another one on the way.
Mike Watkins is an experienced CAD, PDM and PLM Innovator with over 20 years design and manufacturing experience. Mike has been using Autodesk products and services for over 20 years, and also has an additional 10 years’ experience with other CAD and document management tools.
Mike is a member of the Institution of Engineering Designers and carries the professional title of Incorporated Engineer (IEng). He’s also qualified as a mentor under the IMechE. When he’s not working, you will find Mike on the beach in Ibiza.
Trung Nguyen is an innovative professional with 10 + years of successful leadership and management experience in manufacturing, operations, and logistic in Fortune 500 companies.
Trung is well versed in all aspects of manufacturing including: scheduling, planning, operations, inventory management, quality improvement, high volume output, and HIPAA & ISO Standards. With a new addition to the family, Trung and his wife now focus all their time, energy and love on their baby boy.
For more than 15 years, Kevin Robinson has been absorbing, applying and evangelizing CAD/PDM/PLM technologies as an end user, administrator, manager, technical support, trainer, consultant, demo guy, marketing, and sales engineering.
Kevin helps customers to realize their potential by creating technology awareness, discovering needs, and providing technical proof that investing in technology will help them become successful in meeting those needs.
Gavin England joined the global PLM 360 Technical Marketing team in September 2012, and is based in the UK.
Gavin spent 11 years in Manufacturing, as a Design Engineer, and has spent the last 12 years in the PLM industry as a Pre-Sales Consultant, Account Executive and Business Value Consultant for IBM, Dassault Systemes, and Siemens. Gavin is excited by the possibilities offered by PLM 360, and is passionate about helping customers to use it to deliver real business value.
Maximilian Eilhardt works in Technical Marketing for PLM 360 based in Munich, Germany.
He began working in the PLM Industry at IBM as an application engineer and worked in the competence center for Dassault Systèmes as a PLM industry consultant. Max is passionate about PLM in the cloud and enjoys working with customers and Product Managers to drive PLM to its next generation.