Born in Baltimore. Growing in Columbus.
Steeped in Manufacturing.

The READY Robotics story began in Baltimore, Maryland. Created from cutting-edge robotics research at Johns Hopkins University, the focus of READY Robotics has always been about building accessible robotic solutions for manufacturers.

READY Robotics empowers manufacturers to be more competitive through our line of intuitive-to-use, easy to control industrial robotic software called Forge. The Forge suite of products requires minimum installation effort. no robotic or programming experience necessary.

Headquartered in Columbus, OH, READY Robotics is comprised of over 50 employees and is a rapidly growing part of the Drive Capital portfolio of companies.

Benjamin Gibbs


Kelleher Guerin, PhD


Greg Hager, PhD


Jake Huckaby, PhD

VP of Product

Josh Davis, PhD

VP of Engineering

Susan Benkowski

VP of Manufacturing

Careers at Ready Robotics