May 26, 2022
Waltham, MA — Product development firm Boston Engineering today announced the appointment of Heather Moyer to direct the company’s Commercial practice. Ms. Moyer has significant experience in product development and commercialization as a Senior Program Manager with Boston Engineering and previous director roles at Crossroads Consulting and Concurrent Technologies Corporation.
Since joining Boston Engineering, Ms. Moyer has supported organizational growth and improvement, led successful proposals, and kicked off projects for several new strategic clients as a Senior Program Manager, and contributed to planning for the Commercial business segment.
In her previous roles, Ms. Moyer led complex projects and collaborated with technical teams to deliver value and achieve tangible outcomes in product development and commercialization areas, including applied R&D, engineering and system integration, testing and validation, and iterative product/process improvement.
Before joining Boston Engineering, Ms. Moyer was the Managing Director of Crossroads Consulting, a small engineering firm that provides custom hardware and software solutions for data acquisition, signal processing, automation, and process monitoring and control. She secured and led a successful Phase II Small Business Innovation Research project to develop a biofidelic slip tester to meet a new standard for measuring shoe-floor coefficient of friction and inform interventions to mitigate slips and falls.
At Concurrent Technologies, Ms. Moyer served as the Executive Director of Emerging Technologies and Growth Initiatives and Program Director for the National Defense Center for Energy and Environment. In these roles, she managed a portfolio of projects focused on the development, evaluation, and transition of emerging technologies and sustainability solutions to the defense industrial base. She also provided leadership for various strategic initiatives in additive manufacturing, augmented/virtual reality, energy storage, and cybersecurity in advanced manufacturing.
“Boston Engineering hired Heather based on her experience, her attitude, and her desire to rise to the position,” said Mark Smithers, Co-founder and CTO for Boston Engineering. “Her leadership of the Commercial practice will help us capture great work contributing to the company’s mission to improve and save lives.”
Ms. Moyer holds a BS in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Engineering Design from Carnegie Mellon University, and an Executive MBA from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
About Boston Engineering
Boston Engineering provides product design and engineering consulting from concept development through commercialization. The company specializes in solving complex challenges in defense and security, medical devices, and commercial industries. Founded in 1995, Boston Engineering is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2016 standards. Boston Engineering is an Ansys Certified Channel Partner and PTC Platinum Partner. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Mass., and is online at www.boston-engineering.com.