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David Platt

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VP Engineering Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. LLC

David Platt is the Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. vice president of engineering. Hu-Friedy is a world leader in dental instrument manufacturing. At Hu-Friedy, Platt focuses on project management. Platt has a consistent track record of penetrating new markets, gaining market share and increasing profits. He has experience overseeing single and multi-plant, domestic and international manufacturing environments. He demonstrates a talent in bringing new products to market with FDA 510k clearance and UL/ETL approvals, ahead of competition, at reduced cost of goods sold, and with effective product support. Platt practiced offshore sourcing in China, Taiwan, and Southeast Asia.


BS Mechanical Engineering, Marquette University
Master of Engineering Management, Northwestern University