About Us

Shapeways’ digital manufacturing platform offers customers access to high-quality manufacturing from start to finish through automation, innovation, and digitization. The company’s purpose-built software, a wide selection of materials and technologies, and global supply chain lower manufacturing barriers and speed delivery of quality products. Shapeways’ digital manufacturing services have empowered more than one million customers worldwide to produce more than 21 million parts using 11 different technologies and 90 different materials and finishes.

Headquartered in Livonia, MI. Shapeways has ISO 9001-compliant manufacturing facilities in Livonia, MI and the Netherlands and a network of verified partners around the globe. In September 2021, Shapeways became a publicly-traded company on the NYSE under the ticker SHPW.

Quality Products

Shapeways has developed purpose-built software and maintains a wide selection of materials and technologies to streamline the supply chain, lowering manufacturing barriers and expediting delivery of quality 3D printed products. Find out more about OTTO at ottosoftware.com.

21+ Million Parts

Shapeways’ digital manufacturing solutions have empowered more than 1 million customers worldwide to produce more than 21 million parts using 10 different technologies and 90 different materials and finishes delivered to 160 countries.


ISO 9001 Certified

Headquartered in NYC, Shapeways has ISO 9001-compliant manufacturing facilities in Long Island City, NY, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, and Livonia, MI.

IATF 16949 Certified​​

Shapeways is one of a very few AM companies to receive IATF 16949 certification, meeting the requirements for quality management systems in automotive part manufacturing at our Eindhoven and Livonia facilities.

ITAR Certified​​

Our Management Team

Greg Kress, CEO

Greg Kress was appointed CEO of Shapeways in January 2018. He leads an international team in the development and deployment of world-class digital manufacturing services. Greg previously served as President at Open English, a leading online education platform. Prior to that, he was a member of the corporate leadership staff at GE, where he held a series of roles in global commercial operations and supply chain management as well as environmental health and safety.

An innovative and results-driven leader with experience in large and mid-size organizations, Greg has proven expertise in scaling global businesses. The holder of a Master Black Belt certification in Lean Six Sigma, Greg earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Penn State University. He lives in New York City.

Andrew Nied, COO

Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Nied served as chief supply chain officer of Gooten, a print on demand platform, from September 2020 to May 2022.

Previously, Mr. Nied served as senior executive director, business services and community relations at Bucknell University, from September 2020 to September 2021. Prior to that, Mr. Nied was chief supply chain officer at Mimeo, a print on demand and digital distribution company, from September 2016 to August 2019, and served in various finance and operations roles at Mimeo from 2000 to 2016. Mr. Nied is trained in Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt) and holds a B.S. in finance from the Lehigh University College of Business.

Alberto Recchi, CFO

Shapeways HQ

228 Park Ave South PMB 15839 New York, NY 10003 USA

Shapeways NL

Kanaaldijk-zuid 3a 5613 LE Eindhoven The Netherlands

Shapeways BV

Commercial Register Eindhoven no. 17239507 VAT no. NL/820321394B01.

Linear AMS HQ

12163 Globe Street Livonia, MI 48150

Linear AMS Molding Facility

400 Parkland Drive Charlotte, MI 48813