An Engineering and entrepreneurship professional David Yeaman is the president and co-owner of Molded Precision Components (MPC) in Oro Medonte. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science and Engineering focused in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University and over 20 years experience in the plastics and manufacturing industries. MPC is a vertically integrated precision injection molding company with its own in-house tooling and automation operation, that serves the global automotive and now medical sector. A trailblazer in the implementation of Industry 4.0 and with a blockbuster response to Covid-19, MPC’s flexible manufacturing approach, ingenuity and ‘make it happen’ approach has seen the company more than quadruple its turnover in a matter of weeks. This has been as a result of a joint venture that has leveraged the MPC “family’s” expertise to design, tool, manufacture and deliver to market Shield-U, a superior, user friendly and 100% recyclable, ‘Class 1 medical-approved’ face shield – to directly address the PPE needs as a result of the Covid-19 Pandemic and beyond.