• Leadership

  • Tom Ryder

    President and CEO

    In 2010 Tom Ryder was named president and CEO of Genesis Plastics Welding. Under his leadership, the company has seen several expansions and revenue has increased. With a diverse contract manufacturing background, he maintains Genesis’ as well as, MedTech Launch's, eye on continuous improvement, engineering innovation and cutting-edge solutions that take clients around the world to the forefront of their industries, no matter what stage of life their product is within. Acting as a bridge for the client, Tom and his team are all about being a valued partner and help to take their customers to that next step, whether it be design definition, prototyping, validation, contract manufacturing with Genesis Plastics Welding, or sourcing cost-effective manufacturing in other parts of the world.

    As the company’s visionary, Tom leads the senior management team of both companies in setting strategic direction, striving to continually improve customer service and manufacturing quality. Additionally, Tom is the VP and a board committee chair of the Indiana Medical Device Manufacturer's Council (IMDMC). 

  • Nathan Glass

    VP of Product Development

    Nathan Glass serves at the helm of MedTech Launch by Genesis Plastics Welding as VP of Product Development. With medical devices at the center of his life work and passion, Nathan focuses on the human factor of innovative products, along with speed to market and minimal regulatory burden.

    An Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis graduate, he has nearly ten years of project management and engineering experience. Throughout his career, Nathan has closely worked with sales and marketing teams, as well as quality personnel to smoothly launch numerous innovative medical device products. His areas of expertise includes design definition, material selection, technical documentation, proof of concept, quality management, validation, design for manufacturability, project management and Go-To-Market strategies. 

    As a proven design and development professional, he and his skilled team have the ability to drive a designed and validated product through all regulatory and manufacturing roadblocks for launch success.