Category Archive for: Community

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    Wannabe Inventors & Entrepreneurs: Stay Above It!

    There will always be other companies and people who try to make sure you are not going to be the leading person or new company in an industry. Simply put, you’ve got to stay above it. We understand that as a market leader, we are in an envious position because we have the most inventions…

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    Importance of Desire

    If you desire to be an innovator, inventor, or entrepreneur, my blog will be dedicated to helping you learn how. I will be working hard to format my blog in a storytelling format. So, let us start. Today’s blog is about desire. Nothing happens without establishing a deep desire inside of you. Your first quest…

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    Taking R&D from Inventionland into the Classroom

    Who would have thought that a couple decades in research and development would one day turn into interactive, STEM-education-based coursework that prepares students with a valuable skill set for both college and the professional world? Well, that’s just one of the incredible things about inventing. A single, successful idea can launch into many others. Recently,…

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    Innovation in Autonomous Motion

    Humans optional. While the wheels and pedals we’re used to and associate with a motor vehicle remain, Tesla Motors is moving full speed ahead, putting innovation in autonomous motion. In an October press briefing, Tesla CEO Elon Musk envisioned a much different future for motor vehicles. “People will not need hands on the wheel –…

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    Inventionland Partners With Jokari International

    Inventionland, our fantastical design facility, supports the innovations of corporations by providing designing, engineering, and packaging expertise for the development of new products and lines. I am proud to announce our partnership with Jokari International, with whom we’ve collaborated historically. For over 40 years, Jokari has assembled a successful line of unique household products and…

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    Recognized by the O’Hara Twp Police Dept

    The brave members of the law enforcement community make sacrifices to serve and protect us. For this reason, I’m proud to honor and support the local officers who keep us safe. Chief of Police James Farringer, of the O’Hara Township Police Department, recently presented all of us at Davison Design & Development with a certificate…

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    Celebrating Walt Disney

    This weekend, the world will recognize and celebrate one of the most creative animators and entrepreneurs in history. Saturday, December 5th marks what would have been the 114th birthday of one of my own inspirational heroes, Walt Disney. The products of Disney’s innate desire to create, such as the iconic character Mickey Mouse, still elicit…

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    Inventor You Should Know: Peter Muller-Munk

    Berlin-born and Pittsburgh-based designer and inventor Peter Muller-Munk has been posthumously honored with an exhibit at the Carnegie Museum of Art. The exhibit details his industrial design career and includes his best known products, like the Normandie pitcher and the Waring waterfall blender. Muller-Munk immigrated to the United States in 1926, pre-Depression era, where he…

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    A Tribute to Veteran Inventors

    Veterans Day is an opportunity to celebrate the brave men and women who have served, or continue to serve, in our U.S. Armed Forces.  It is their sacrifice and dedication that has ultimately afforded us the freedom to shape our ideas, to create, and to offer our unique contributions to our country. The work of…

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    Patent Artwork: John Pattenden

    John Pattenden is the creator of Patent Artwork, a collage project that combines the legal language of patents with images and sketches of an invention. These serve as fine art, memorable gifts, and inspirational reminders of the potential of an idea. One of our team members caught up with Pattenden to learn more about his…