Robert DeFelice & Associates (RDA) received many compliments from its clients for RDA's imaginative design solutions, value-added mechanical engineering, rapid schedule, and modest fees. Some of those include:
1. "Bob, working with you and your team was fast, easy and good price."
VP R&D Thermofisher
2. "Get him (Bob DeFelice), he's the best industrial designer in New England."
CEO Avila, R&D Director Zymark
3. "You're Magic Man!" (Bob designed, engineered and produced a prototype of Excalibur, a wrist-wearable instrument in only 2-1/2 weeks).
4. "We interviewed 7 industrial design firms and selected DeFelice & Associates because they offered the best combination of design, engineering, experience and modest cost."
5. "When Bob and his team did all of the design and engineering, things went pretty smoothly and fast. When our engineers got involved, things got screwed up."
VP R&D Ion Track Instruments
6. "We relied on Bob and his team to determine the best ergonomics for our instruments, some of which were portable, some walk-through."
VP Marketing, Ion Track Instruments
7. "You saved us about $150,000.00 in consulting fees compared to the other industrial design company we hired."
Director R&D, Rapid MicroBiosystems Inc.
8. "If we had done the engineering documentation here, it would have added three months to the schedule."
Director of Engineering, Dennison Manufacturing
9. "DeFelice & Associates is the best value industrial design firm in Greater Boston.
VP Manufacturing, Xyplex Inc.
10. "You exceeded our expectations! Our manufacturing costs went down about 30%, we were hoping your cost reduction efforts would have produced about 12% reduction."
VP Manufacturing, Foxboro Company
11. "You've taken us to the next level."
12. "You do good work."
President, Brookfield Engineering
13. "We used a much bigger industrial design firm before, your company saved us about 70% in fees"
Mechanical Engineering Manager, Millipore Corporation
14. "You're the first industrial designer I ever worked with who designed products that look good and are easy to manufacture."
Sr. Mechanical Engineering Consultant, Millipore Corporation
15. "Your company has the big three: Sleek design, lots of experience and modest costs."
Sr. Program Manager, Kaye Instruments
16. "Your imaginative designs beat the competition in both styling and engineering."
VP Engineering, Kaye Instruments
17. "Call Bob (when we need design help)."
VP Business Development, Zymark