Surfaceink Names Neal Tingler Director of Strategic Alliances for the Pioneering Silicon Valley Product Design & Development Firm
SAN JOSE, CA: Surfaceink, a Silicon Valley pioneer in consumer electronic design and development, named Neal Tingler as the company’s new Director of Strategic Alliances.
Surfaceink provides full-system product design, development, and consulting services to Fortune 500 companies and startups in the Consumer Electronics market working with global leaders such as Amazon, Apple, Broadcom, Cisco, Dell, Dolby, Fitbit, Google, HP, Intel, Microsoft, Motorola, Oculus, Pepsi, Plantronics, Qualcomm, and Tesla.
Tingler joins Surfaceink after recent roles that include leading the business development and strategic partnership efforts within Up-Rev, a product development company where he was a Principal, as well as applications engineering roles for Linear Technology and Arrow Electronics, and engineering management roles for Lighting Science Group and Switch Lighting.
In his new role at Surfaceink, Tingler will oversee the firm’s on-going efforts to build strategic and sustainable partnerships both inside and outside the product development eco-system, as well as identifying strategies for developing new engagement opportunities.
“Neal is a senior leader with a deep and diverse product development history in business development, engineering management and technical applications engineering. He has been at the forefront of developing and deploying leading edge products and product strategies,” says Eric Bauswell, Founder and CEO of Surfaceink. “What makes him a perfect fit of for our leadership team is his creativity and passion for knocking it out of the park.”
“I have worked with and known many of the Surfaceink Team from previous engagements and am excited to be a part of a team that has contributed to the success of some of the most well-known brands in the world,” said Tingler.