Friday, June 28 was Austin's last day in the office before VICE Expedition 2013 kicks off.
KMC team members gathered in the cafeteria to wish him well; some wearing their Take It To The Top T-shirts.
|The KMC Systems team gathers to wish Austin well on his mountaineering expedition.|
KMC Systems President Pat McNallen kicked things off and wished Austin the best.
|Pat McNallen shakes hands with Austin and wished him well on the trip.|
Business Development and Marketing Manager Bob Evans tells everyone about the Take It To The Top campaign, letting the team know that everyone can follow Austin's progress on our website.
|Bob Evans talks about the Take It To The Top campaign.|
The Mechanical Engineer and mountaineer himself, Austin Lines, talks about his pending ice and rock climbing adventure to the never-summited Point 5318 mountain in Kyrgyzstan.
|Austin discusses his mountaineering expedition.|
Then, it was party time with dessert and chatting!
|Austin talks to the KMC group about the Take It To The Top VICE Expedition.|
We all wish you the best, Austin! We'll miss you around here and look forward to following your journey.
|Austin holds up the KMC360® flag attached to his hiking pole.|
To follow Austin's expedition, and see if he can get that KMC360® flag to the Point 5318 summit, check out the Take It To The Top page.
Take It To The Top: Medical Manufacturing and Mountaineering
KMC Systems medical device contract design, manufacturing and support engineers Take It To The Top - of medical engineering and mountains! As Mechanical Engineer Austin Lines takes it to the top of an unsummited mountain, his fellow engineers take your medical device to the top of ISO 13485 and FDA medical equipment standards while saving you time and money through our KMC360® program. For more information, download our KMC360® Brochure.