In 1988 Thom Tremblay became convinced that at 3D model could be used to create the 2D drawing he needed. The next several years working as a drafter and mechanical designer in shipbuilding, planning, casework, commercial electronics, and centrifugal compressors eventually led Thom using his skills to teach others. With nearly twenty years of experience consulting with businesses and education institutions of all types and sizes, Thom has developed an understanding of how people use and learn technologies. Thom also holds professional certifications in Autodesk AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor, and is an Autodesk Certified Instructor. Thom has authored several books and online learning content on Autodesk Inventor and is authoring online learning content for Fusion 360. In his free time, Thom enjoys motorcycle riding with his friends. He is also an avid musician and loves sound engineering and playing bass in bands.