Avi Cohen President at Vertex Product Development Inc. We help with design, engineering and complete product development solutions.
Avi Cohen's Bio:
Avi Cohen is the Owner and President of Vertex Product Development Inc. a leading award winning design and engineering consulting firm.
Avi is in charge of Vertex's client relations, project managing of product development programs.
Avi Cohen and his team was an important part in designing and engineering numerous product to the market place in the past 15 years.
Some of the industries served include, Industrial Equipment, High Tech Semiconductor machines, Medical and Laboratory Devices, Information Technologies and Consumer Electronics.
Some of the highlight accomplishments include:
This was a successful effort to design, engineer and produce a brand new machine which was not existent before.
Vertex’s responsibility was to design the unit from the ground up and integrating mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, software engineering and design into one product, as well as, off the shelve mini-environment wafer handling robot.
Vertex's responsibility was to design a complete set of covers and access points and make an old product with new technology look better and more user friendly.
The task was to have these sets of covers and overall designs fit with current products and have an overall “family look” to the series of products.
Providing a fresh look to an old classic product.
Overall design and engineering, as well as, prototyping and production initiation was part of Vertex’s responsibilities.
KeyLink is designed to organize sets of keys, prevent unauthorized access, and provide a fully-documented audit trail of all key activity.
Since 2002 Vertex is providing design and engineering services to one client, and designed more than 10 different products.
Our designs became the company new brand look in the marketplace.
Avi Cohen's Experience:
Principal at PlayBox LLCNovember 2011 - Present | Great Neck, NY
PlayBox mission is to provide children and adults with quality creative products with a twist of innovation, self-expression and lot of fun to self-explore and experiment. We started PlayBox in 2011 and our first brand to hit the production floor is the INFINIPUZZLE product line.
President at Vertex Product Development Inc.October 1998 - Present | Great Neck, NY
Vertex is a consulting firm for design, engineering and product development. Since 1998 we have been providing industrial design and engineering services to clients, and have a long list of products which have been successfully developed and are in the market today
Industrial Designer at MDIJune 1996 - October 1998 | Great Neck, NY
Started as a model maker. CNC operator on site (self teaching) Senior industrial designer.
Design and production member. at Gaetano Pesce's studioJune 1995 - April 1996 | New York, NY
Was responsible for the mold design and production of the Anne Frank Cabinet for the first six months. (http://www.egothemag.com/archives/pesce/html/pesce5.html) Assisting with production of the Fish Design product line. Part of the production team for the retrospective show at the Centre Pompidou (Paris).
Avi Cohen's Education:
Pratt Institute1994 – 1996M.I.D.Concentration: Industrial Design
Tel Aviv University1991 – 1994B.Sc.T.EConcentration: Industrial Design
Avi Cohen's Interests & Activities:
Ideation and invention, robotics, physics, outdoor, hiking, rafting, caving,