Heidi Hostetter

Few have gained the level of industry respect that Heidi Hostetter has achieved, as shown by her professional accomplishments and impressive track record of success. Heidi continues to strive for excellence in every area of her life and can be found hiking, biking, running, swimming, paddle boarding and skiing with her family in the beautiful Rocky Mountains when she’s off the grid.

Areas of Proficiency

  • Sales & Marketing Strategies & Consulting
  • Employee Management & Retention Programs
  • Operational Efficiency Expertise
  • Technical & DFM Knowledge
  • Additive Manufacturing Expertise

Career Accomplishments

  • Northern Colorado Women of Distinction - Business and Business Services, 2018
  • Director, NoCo Manufacturing Partnership, 2017 (www.nocomfg.com)
  • Industry Board Chair, Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT), 2016-present (adapt.mines.edu)
  • Partnered in creation and founding of Colorado Center of Excellence for Additive Manufacturing with Lockheed Martin, Colorado School of Mines, Ball Aerospace, 2015
  • Awarded Platinum Supplier for Ball Aerospace 2014, 2015
  • Handpicked for Supply Chain Roundtable Discussions at the White House, Washington D.C., 2015
  • Holds a U.S patent for Outdoor Girl, 2015 (www.outdoorgirl.com)
  • Received Floyd King Entrepreneurial Spirit award, 2014
  • Successfully navigated recession at Faustson Tool, 2008 (www.faustson.com)
  • Instrumental in positioning Star Precision for a notably successful business sale, 2004
  • Received Datex Ohmeda Award for Kent Electronics, 2000
  • Achieved Top Sales Manager for Kent Electronics, 1999
  • Awarded The Fastest Company Growth on Record for the Utah Territory for Kent Electronics, 1999