Articles from January 2017

January General Meeting

January General Meeting


6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

520 Elliot Street

Charlotte, NC  28202


2017 is here and it is time for another exciting year at the INOTC.

Reminder- Dues for 2017 will be due at Jan. meeting. Check, Cash or Paypal are
accepted. (Paypal is accepted on home page)

The INOTC Vice president Scott Tarcy will be presenting at the January INOTC meeting.
Scott is a Mechanical Engineer, Prototyping and Internet Radio/ Podcast Host.

Scott Tarcys Internet Podcast.

Scott Tarcy:
His company specializes in product design and prototyping. Helping inventors from
the concept phase to final prototype. Also able to do low volume manufacturing through
3D printing. While also having connections to injection molders to get your product
mass produced.

The January presentation will consist of showing the design process from concept
to prototype using real world examples. He will have the 3D printer up and running
to show how it works.

Scott has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA from
ECU. He has worked for manufacturers in consumer products (Tetra) and appliance
products (BSH Home Appliances). He has 4+ patents pending from my time at BSH.
Having many years of experience in various CAD platforms.

Some of the services he provide are:
1. Product Design in 2D and 3D, for companies or individuals
2. Product Manual Images, like assembly view or exploded views
3. Photorealistic renderings
4. File format conversions
5. Reverse Engineering
6. Technical drawings
7. Patent drawings
Scott Tarcy


Election Update:
For 2017 the board will consist of:
Brian James- President
Scott Tarcy- Vice President
Terry Moser- Treasurer
Will Peters- IT and Marketing
Brian McDonald- Engineering
Matt King- Financial Advice
Any votes can be emailed or expressed at January meeting


Last Meeting (November)

Jim Heckman:

Jim Heckman is the Territory Manager – Additive Manufacturing for TriMech Solutions.
Based in Charlotte, NC, Jim covers South Carolina and Western North Carolina.

Jim Heckman
Territory Manager, Additive Manufacturing

201 McCullough Drive, Suite 300 | Charlotte, NC | 28262
Office: 704.626.7205
Technical Support: 888.874.6324 |


Always remember to invite friends or business associates which would benefit from INotC. Collectively we have a deep wealth of knowledge as a group. Invite other inventors, engineers, entrepreneurs, financiers, professors, manufactures and anyone else that would enjoy the process and business of product development. Knowledge is power!!


  • This meeting cost $20 for guest or $75 for the entire year.
  • Check and Cash are accepted.
  • Thank you once again for supporting the INotC.


  • Collectively when we network, mountains can be moved!
  • Through creativity, we can develop a civilization worth living in!

When we commercialize, we give our value and vision to the world! Network, Develop, Commercialize We look forward to seeing you Building info: If you have not been to our meetings before, the building is located at the end of Elliot street on the right. Then you go through the fence and down the driveway. The front door is located on the left side. Once you go in follow the hall way to the end then go through the door and turn left to the meeting room door.

INotC Website President

Brian James

Flourish and Prosper