mechanical hardware product design

Hi, we’re Glassboard

We’re a group of engineers and innovators that believe that hardware development can be more streamlined and transparent

What drives us

The Glassboard team is dedicated to making your complex products simple and your simple products beautiful

Our People

Glassboard is focused on attracting and hiring the best talent in the industry and putting their creativity and talent to work for our clients. Our culture rewards continuous learning and skillset improvement.

Our Process

No matter where you are in your product development cycle, Glassboard’s unique yet flexible design and development process allows us to deliver high quality physical products in a proven, fast, consistent, and cost effective manner.

Your Products

Regardless of project size, scope, or complexity the Glassboard team is totally invested in your success. Every member of our team is personally dedicated to helping solve whatever challenges lie in your product’s development.

Meet the team

Glassboard employs a world-class multi-disciplinary team of engineers, project managers, and developers. Find out what makes them tick

Randy Parmerlee

Chief Executive Officer

Randy Parmerlee is an expert at board level design including single to multi-layer PCB layout with emphases on power efficient and size constrained designs. Whether it’s analog or digital design knowledge or program management, he’s been a part of all aspects.

Drew Westrick

Vice President of Technology

Drew Westrick is a skilled software engineer with vast knowledge of electrical hardware design, firmware development, and power electronics. When he is not using these skills at Glassboard, he enjoys applying them to build land speed record electric motorcycles.

Grant Chapman

Vice President of Operations

Grant Chapman is a driven systems engineer and program manager. With skill sets in both the electrical and mechanical engineering disciplines his areas of focus are mechanical design, FEA simulations, electronics design and validation, battery integration, battery characterization and modeling, and systems integration.

Wade Cunningham

Programs Manager

Wade Cunningham is an experienced and diligent program manager. As a former IndyCar Series and Indianapolis 500 competitor, he has used his knowledge and passion for motor racing to transition into automotive and motorsports safety.

Ethan Byler

Product Development Engineer

Ethan Byler is a skilled software engineer with a decade of experience in firmware design and development. He has worked a diverse range of projects from Android development to RF signal meters.

Glassboard Graduates

Meet Glassboard’s past and present rising product development superstars

custom PCB design hardware product development

Skyler Parrish

Trine University
Summer Intern 2017
mechanical design product development hardware

Christopher Metzger

University of Notre Dame
Summer Intern 2017