Aaron Hurd
Aaron Hurd
Rail Industry Lead- BluePrint
Stratasyst

Aaron is a Senior Manager with Blueprint, where he helps clients understand how 3D printing impacts their strategy, supply chain, engineering, and manufacturing processes. He led Blueprint’s and MBTA’s collaboration on a 3D printing jumpstart project, which helped MBTA define both their value drivers, and identify use cases that demonstrated the impact of 3D printing in rail transit. Aaron’s career spans the strategic, technical and entrepreneurial. Before Blueprint, he led his own start-up, helping companies rethink how technology could impact customer experience. Prior to founding his startup, he advised on strategic initiatives and supply chain practices at Accenture Strategy. He also has experience in both product engineering and supply chain at John Deere. He holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and an engineering degree from Iowa State University.