Science and Technology Facilities Council, STFC
"John Robertson has an international portfolio of innovation in design across multiple domains from Computer visualisation to physical materials."stfc.ukri.org
Mark Loy, CEO and founder of Spring Studios
“John has always had such an incredible imagination. I think imagination is better than knowledge and sometimes even more precious than reality … It inspires sense of admiration of possibilities within the limitations of facts.”
TCT Magazine on twitter
‘TCT Magazine @3DPrintReality Famous! @TCTShow‘
As featured in British GQ
'VerticesEdge specialize in exquisite and meticulously produced pieces by designer John Robertson, who has helped pioneer 3D printing in the jewellery industry.’
Finance Monthly CEO Awards 2018 – 2019
"it is imperative for every business striving for success to have a leader whose enthusiasm, innovative thinking and resourcefulness inspire their team to demonstrate the same qualities and achieve excellence."
The Wall Street Journal
Hong Kong International Jewellery Show
The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) has overall responsibility for promoting UK trade across the world and attracting foreign investment to our economy.
"you were specifically asked for!"
As featured in Good Housekeeping
Good Housekeeping is the UK’s biggest selling women’s monthly lifestyle magazine.
Jack Meyer, Senior CAD/CAM Lecturer at British Academy of Jewellery, 9th March 2017
“Indeed, it seems pretty much every piece of jewellery he sells on his site is a marvel of technical innovation.”
Andrew Wheeler, 3D Printing Industry, 16 Dec 2014
Words Wound: Anti Cyberbullying ‘London Graphic Systems’ (LGS) 3D printing guru, John Robertson’
Jan Mlynarcik, 3D Printing Expert, iMakr Ltd
“His special attention, precision, responsible manner, know – how and willingness to always do what was required to ensure the smooth running of the 3D printing service could be relied upon, for me John really is a 3D printing GURU….”
PrintWeek online: Jo Francis, 14 July 2014
‘He (journalist Simon Eccles) is also fulsome in his praise for the expert advice and assistance of John Robertson at LGS.’
Creative industry talks: London
"Thank you for the overview, the examples and practical solutions!"
LYNCMigration, October 21, 2013
"The LGS 3D Printing division is headed-up by industry specialist John Robertson. John has been 3D CAD modelling for 20 years and rapid prototyping for over a decade," continues Chris. "With his experience in 3D modelling, printing and prototyping John makes the ideal go-to resource for anything 3D-related."
John - "your using a piece I made the production master of, see how my CAD overlays your photograph"
Senior Lecturer Engineering Surveying, The Building Crafts College
“I have used lots of surveying software not as good as that, and you did it by eye from a single photograph!”
Undisclosed, Jewellery Designer
'I need these 5 small objects 3D scanned, remodelled with hundreds of stone settings added, 3D Printed, cast in silver then set by the setter and dried, and on the plane for the New York Cat walk in * days!’
John "I can do all that, but your leaving yourself no time for the what if's!"
"I need this one 3d modelled, 3D printed and cast"
John "no you don't you need the CAD and it CNC'ed, because of the..."
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, Peter Taylor, Director Technology & Training.
"become increasingly aware of the need for a technical report that demystifies the Computer Aided Design (CAD) process and its associated terminology. Even those of us who have a little knowledge in relation to the subject are still often baffled by the terms used by the salesmen who wish to encourage us to take on board their particular product." "to thank the following who have contributed to its production: John Robertson"
"You have not done anything John!, wait a moment thought I was looking at the original, you made it look exactly as the original ink, every part of the brush stroke on the paper!"
Collaboration with Kaya Hoang MA RCA
'Winning Shell live wire award, exhibited at 100% design and someone from a F1 team purchased this piece at Chelsea crafts fair!’
"Filmed and broadcast on Southeast Asia TV channels!"
3D modeller for Artiwisdom – RTKL – SEGA
John “First CAD job £10m 5 year NDA, 3D modelled in DOS, colleagues didn't speak often and when they did it wasn't in English - so no quotes, in international publications and news networks!”
The Goldsmiths’ Centre:
Accreditation: Trusted Supplier
Annual World Congress of Advanced Materials
'We cordially welcome you to make a presentation as speaker at Track108: 3D Printing Technology, In view of your outstanding contribution to Supplying 3D Printing solutions' 'Five Nobel Prize winners are invited to share their opinion!’
TOTAL BUSINESS – EUROPEAN BUSINESS AWARDS 2018
"Through its rigorous selection and judging process Total Business magazine is delighted to inform you that you are a winner of a Total Business Magazine European Business Award." "Recognises, identifies and honours the most respected companies and their executives operating across Europe today."
University talks, UK designers and business leaders of the future on new technology and design innovation
"Thank you Aterah and John, we all found that very interesting and informative, I know I can say we all wish we could be involved in what your doing!"
CEO Today UK Award 2018
As featured in British Vogue
'VerticesEdge creates a collection of bold and timeless pieces. Jewellery designer John Robertson is know for impeccable craftsmanship!’
The Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council
"to encourage, stimulate and promote the pursuit of excellence in craftsmanship and design amongst all those in the United Kingdom who work within silvermithing, goldsmithing, jewellery and the allied crafts."
3ders.org, March 24, 2017
"Throughout his varied career, Robertson has managed to balance exhibitions and creative projects whilst somehow working in every corner of the technical 3D printing world—a rare feat in a field that sometimes appears split between the techies and the creatives."
John - "Showcased by UK's largest jewellery manufacturer as example of technical innovation and design excellence at IJL"
As featured in TATLER
The original social media, - First published in 1709, Tatler is a powerful mix of glamour, fashion, society and features.
Undisclosed, FORMULA ONE
'If you have spare capacity, could you print our small parts!’
LGS – Digital workflow and colour management experts
John "VR model of Adobe illustrator swatch ASE file."
3D Systems, VP, Business Development, Healthcare, Lee Dockstader, 2015
“in the hands of Jewellery/3D Artist”
As featured in World of Interiors
The World of Interiors is the most influential design magazine. Always relevant, always unpredictable, it doesn't so much fit into the market as define it.
Clerkenwell design week
"The Gallery has invited John Robertson - a specialist in architectural CAD modelling, rapid prototyping and 3-D printing - to host a talk on 3-D printing"
Adult Skills Trainer, Site Historic Building Awareness
John "Georgian Door detailing, inspired by the the Georgian society."
Historic Building Conservation
John "Venice Study from Victorian Grand Tour notes"
Undisclosed, UK industry bench-marking and commercial tech reports
'Thank you, That's F**king Brillant!’
Pathology undisclosed (real life Quincy M.E)
“Thank you John for your help in 3D scanning the (object), it will make a good example in training”
Undisclosed, UK, Pharma industry
'Thank you for such an informative talk on the developments in medical 3D printing!’
“You reverse engineered it by hand and eye, That's an amazing model John!, Beer?”
British Engineering – Research and Development
British Engineering RP RnD, Hardware, Software and materials Beta Tester, Trained by the Best in F1 development, John's first certificate in Rapid Prototyping is signed by the inventor of 3D printing Chuck Hall (NIHF) (inventor of the solid imaging process known as stereolithography (SLA), the first commercial rapid prototyping technology, and the STL file format)!
Established RP at WB, now part of Heimerle + Meule Group
“John you can say anything you like, we still use your process!”
"I know that name, oh yeah I see it on the screen every time there is a order!"
Artwork for Jimi Hendrix last recordings
John “Jimi's previously unreleased session recordings with The Last Poets!”