Copyright 2015, Agathon Associates, Consultants in Textiles and Trade, Blog by David Trumbull
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Sewbots Welcomes Dr. Mike Fralix, Technology Evangelist
Sewbots, an Atlanta-based machine vision and robotics startup spun out of Georgia Tech, and innovating in autonomous sewn good worklines for home goods, footwear and apparel has announced Dr. Mike Fralix as Technology Evangelist. Fralix, who holds a Doctorate in Technology Management, is the current President and CEO of Textile Clothing Technology Corporation, [TC]2 where he will continue serving while working with SoftWear Automation. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the AAFA (American Apparel and Footwear Association) and brings decades of experience in apparel manufacturing, including research and development, operations management, and corporate management. Fralix will champion SoftWear’s Sewbots™ onto the factory floor while helping to identify key partners that will support and enable more local manufacturing.