Fisher Unitech Receives Awards at SOLIDWORKS World 2018 for Superior Customer Service, Support and Sales Achievements

January 20th, 2022

Pleasant Ridge, MI – Feb 20, 2018 – Fisher Unitech, a leading technology provider of 3D design software tools and 3D printers, announced today that the company and staff members received awards for superior customer service, support and sales achievements at SOLIDWORKS World 2018.

The annual SOLIDWORKS World conference held February 4-7 in Los Angeles, California brought together 5,000 attendees in the SOLIDWORKS community including partners, sellers and customers from around the globe. The awards presented to Fisher Unitech recognize the company’s dedication as a partner of Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS Corp. and the talent and commitment of its staff.

Awards and recognition include:20th SOLIDWORKS World Conference Attended Award
presented to: Chris Tarka, Vice President of Software Sales 

90/90 Club Award presented to Fisher Unitech for superior customer service and support, accepted by: Chad Vannatta, Subscription Manager

Top in Education Award presented to Fisher Unitech and accepted by: Dan Wilkes, Strategic Account Manager, Education

Education PhD Award presented to: Dan Wilkes, Strategic Account Manager, Education

Elite Applications Engineer Certification Award presented to: Tom Starks, Application Engineer Instructor

Model Mania Competition Runner Up Award presented to: Toby Schnaars, SOLIDWORKS Elite Applications Engineer

1000 Club Award presented to sales professionals that sell more than 1000 SOLIDWORKS licenses during their career awarded to: Rodger Stephens, Business Development Manager

500 Club Award presented to sales professionals that sell more than 500 SOLIDWORKS licenses during their career awarded to: Rick Radzai, Sales Manager and Gregg Vining, Business Development Manager

100 Club Award presented to sales professionals that sell more than 100 SOLIDWORKS licenses during a single year was awarded to: John Drews, Business Development Manager; Don Hope, Strategic Account Manager; Wayne Mann, Strategic Account Manager; David Northup, Business Development Manager; Megan Sheehan, Business Development Manager; Rodger Stephens, Business Development Manager; Gregg Vining, Business Development Manager; Dan Wilkes, Strategic Account Manager

“Our team works hard to ensure our customers not only have the SOLIDWORKS software solutions they need to meet their business goals, but also to ensure that their organization and users are getting the most out of the software,” said Chris Tarka, Vice President of Sales at Fisher Unitech. “This takes more than selling software, it’s a commitment by all of our staff to build relationships with our customers over the years to be there when they need us for the support, training and services we provide. I’m proud of our staff and the awards are a testimony to what we set out to accomplish each day.”


About Fisher Unitech

Fisher Unitech is fundamentally improving manufacturing in America by delivering, supporting and training customers on the best product development software and additive and subtractive manufacturing solutions available. The company delivers 3D software and hardware, which enables customers to design, validate and manage innovative products from prototyping to manufacturing. Fisher Unitech is the largest providers of Stratasys 3D printers in the world and one of the leading SOLIDWORKSTM providers. We have best-in-class technical experts who work proactively to ensure that customers gain the most value from their investment with award-winning training options, consultation, and support. Fisher Unitech has locations throughout the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, and New England. For more information, visit



Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS Corp. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. SOLIDWORKS products are easy to learn and use, and work together to help you design products better, faster, and more cost-effectively. The SOLIDWORKS focus on ease-of-use allows more engineers, designers and other technology professionals than ever before to take advantage of 3D in bringing their designs to life. For more information, visit

About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, provides business and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its world-leading solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. Dassault Systèmes’ collaborative solutions foster social innovation, expanding possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. The group brings value to over 210, 000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 140 countries. For more information, visit

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