Empire Group Welcomes Jorge Tomas to the Design & Engineering Team

Jorge Tomas, Sr. Design Engineer

Jorge Tomas, Sr. Design Engineer

Please Join Us In Welcoming Jorge Tomas to the Empire Group Design & Engineering Team!

Jorge has recently joined Empire Group as a Senior Design Engineer, where he will be assisting our clients with making their product concepts a reality. Jorge is extremely proficient in Solidworks, has a deep understanding of Design for Manufacturability (DFM), and has a knack for getting it right on the first shot. Jorge is a welcomed addition to our company and we look forward to seeing all the great work he will do for our customers.

In the past, Jorge has worked with many reputable companies in the product development and manufacturing arena. For 15 years prior to working for Empire Group, Jorge was a freelance design engineer, developing and engineering new product concepts for a diverse range of industries including juvenile and tech. His innovation and knowledge in product development have provided valuable guidance to numerous start-up companies.  

Jorge earned a degree from RISD in Industrial Design and has since applied his knowledge and skills to developing dozens of successful products which include mobile printers, electronics packaging, and many juvenile products.  When working with Jorge, you can expect a creative and highly detailed approach to product development from inception to production. He has the ability to see the big picture when meeting customer needs and translates that vision to clients through credible, efficient design solutions.

On a personal level, Jorge is an avid fan of European football and can be seen cruising around town in his classic 1979 MGB.  We Asked Jorge…

Industrial Designer at Empire Group

Why did you choose to work for Empire Group?

I chose to work at Empire Group because I can be part of a creative and innovative team that challenges me in new ways.

What do you feel is the best part about your career?

I truly enjoy the problem-solving. Coming up with creative solutions is extremely gratifying. 

Please feel free to email jtomas@empirepd.com and contact Jorge about any projects you may need assistance with, or to simply help us welcome him to our team!