Zak is a business development engineer at Star Rapid where he leads business development efforts for customers in the Pacific Northwest. At Star Rapid, Zak helps to turn innovative ideas, concepts, and projects into reality in an array of different industries. Zak works directly with the manufacturing technicians at Star Rapid’s facilities to deliver prototypes and production parts of the highest quality on time to customers. Prior to Star Rapid, Zak was an advanced concepts engineer at Zodiac Aerospace where he designed next-generation seat shells for commercial aerospace and conducted new business development and opportunity analysis. Zak earned his B.S. in mechanical engineering with a minor in technological entrepreneurship from Northeastern University.