NORTH HUNTINGDON, PA, July 17, 2018 – ExOne, a global provider of 3D printing machines and 3D printed and other products, materials and services to industrial customers, announced that it has elected Brian W. Smith as senior vice president and Douglas D. Zemba as chief financial officer and treasurer.
S. Kent Rockwell, ExOne’s chairman and chief executive officer, stated, “Given the breadth of Brian’s leadership experience, as well as the knowledge he gained of ExOne and our industry from being our CFO and Treasurer for the past four years, we are pleased to promote him to senior vice president. In his new corporate development role, Brian will provide vital input into strategic decisions to grow and restructure our business. A critical near-term responsibility is for him to lead our resource allocation initiative in accordance with the global cost realignment program that we recently announced. This restructuring and cost reduction initiative is currently underway.”
He added, “Doug has demonstrated his financial acumen within our organization in his capacity as Chief Accounting Officer and Assistant Treasurer for over five years. Brian and Doug are proven contributors to our leadership team and I look forward to continuing to work with both of them in their new roles.”
Mr. Zemba served as ExOne’s chief accounting officer and assistant treasurer since March 2013, with responsibility for the company’s global accounting and financial reporting. He joined ExOne in January 2013 as director of finance, shortly before the company’s initial public offering in February 2013. Previously, Mr. Zemba was a senior manager in the Assurance practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
ExOne is a global provider of 3D printing machines and 3D printed and other products, materials and services to industrial customers. ExOne’s business primarily consists of manufacturing and selling 3D printing machines and printing products to specification for its customers using its installed base of 3D printing machines. ExOne’s machines serve direct and indirect applications. Direct printing produces a component; indirect printing makes a tool to produce a component. ExOne offers pre-production collaboration and print products for customers through its network of ExOne Adoption Centers (EACs) and Production Service Centers (PSCs). ExOne also supplies the associated materials, including consumables and replacement parts, and other services, including training and technical support that is necessary for purchasers of its 3D printing machines to print products. The Company believes that its ability to print in a variety of industrial materials, as well as its industry-leading volumetric output (as measured by build box size and printing speed) uniquely position ExOne to serve the needs of industrial customers.