Author: Phil Anthony

Phil Anthony of DI Quoted by Qmed After MD&M Presentation – 2012

Looking back to 2012, a few points from my speech at MD&M West related to production launch recommendations were quoted in Qmed by Shana Leonard. A link to her article is below, but the key points that she transcribed from my presentation are still relevant today and paraphrased below: During his presentation, “The Importance of […]

Inspiration from an Olympic Legend | Design Integrity, Inc.

Jim Craig, the goalie from the 1980 US Olympic “Miracle on Ice” hockey team, was the keynote speaker last week at the 2018 PDMA Annual Conference in Chicago. His speech was inspiring on multiple levels. Jim shared several stories from his childhood, his development as a hockey player, and his Olympic experience with humor and […]

Review of 2018 PDMA Annual Conference in Chicago

The 2018 PDMA Annual Conference was held at the Swissotel in Chicago this past week.  Our firm, Design Integrity, has supported the Chicago chapter of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) in recent years, but this was the first annual conference that a representative of our firm attended (not just the cocktail party!). The conference […]

Phil Anthony Speaking at PDMA Annual Conference on Nov. 6, 2018

The PDMA (Product Development and Management Association) is holding their annual conference in Chicago from November 3 – 6, 2018. Phil Anthony of Design Integrity (DI) will be speaking on Tuesday 11/6/18 at 10 AM and sharing innovative approaches to ideation, teaming, and rapid new product development that were developed at DI over the last […]

American Standard ActiClean System – Featured at Lowe’s

The American Standard ActiClean self-cleaning toilet line has been well-received in the marketplace, and it recently earned prime shelf space on the ends of aisles at Lowe’s hardware stores across the US. This new product line is a great example of how innovation can drive value and customer satisfaction through quality of life in the […]

New Materials Spur Innovation in Sporting Goods Manufacturing

Excerpts from the article by Austin Weber on with quotes from Phil Anthony of Design Integrity: “Faster, higher, stronger” is the Olympic motto. It’s also the underlying philosophy behind the $25 billion U.S. sporting goods industry. Sports equipment comes in all shapes and sizes. The diverse industry includes bicycles, camping gear, fishing tackle, fitness […]

Design Integrity – New Employee Announcement – John Kolaczynski

Design Integrity recently added John Kolaczynski to our technical staff as a senior project engineer. John received his bachelor of science in mechanical engineering and his master of science in mechanical engineering from Cornell University. John has diverse experience in the aerospace, industrial equipment, and medical device markets including work at NASA and Boeing. You […]

PDMA Chicago White Space Innovation Mini-Conference – April 13, 2018

The Chicago chapter of the PMDA (Product Development Management Association) is hosting a mini-conference tomorrow at mHUB in Chicago from 8:30 AM to 6 PM.  Speakers include Barry Calpino, Monika Wingate of Digsite, and Mark Karasek of Chamberlain. Philip Anthony, the president and founder of Design Integrity, Inc. in Chicago, will be on the panel […]

Design Integrity – New Employee Announcement – Daniel Groves

Design Integrity is excited to announce the addition of Daniel Groves to our technical staff as a design engineer. Daniel recently graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering. At Florida, Dan’s team won a student robot competition with an innovative laser guidance system (comprised of a laser pointer […]