Melonee Wise, the founder of Fetch Robotics, has joined Agility Robotics as their new Chief Technology Officer. Wise brings with her a wealth of experience in robotics and automation, having co-founded Fetch Robotics in 2014 and leading the company as CEO until earlier this year. Agility Robotics is a company that specializes in creating robots that can navigate complex environments and perform tasks that are difficult for humans to do. Their flagship product, Digit, is a bipedal robot that can carry packages and navigate stairs. In a statement, Wise expressed her excitement about joining Agility Robotics and working on the development of Digit and other robots.
Agility Robotics CEO Damion Shelton also expressed his enthusiasm for Wise’s addition to the team.
“Today, we’re thrilled to cap off this incredible year of leadership growth by welcoming industry luminary and well-known roboticist Melonee Wise to the team as our new CTO,” he said in a prepared statement.
The addition of Wise to the team at Agility Robotics is a significant move for the company, as it continues to expand its capabilities and offerings in the robotics space. With her experience and expertise, Wise is sure to play a key role in the development of new products and technologies that will help to shape the future of robotics and automation. As the field of robotics continues to grow and evolve, it is clear that companies like Agility Robotics will play an increasingly important role in shaping the future of automation. With the addition of Wise to their team, they are well-positioned to continue to innovate and push the boundaries of what is possible in this exciting and rapidly-evolving field.