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Smith-Midland Hires Corbett as Operations VPNEW
“His experience leading large manufacturing operations and leading continuous improvement programs that improved the safety, quality, on-time delivery and costs at those operations will help Kevin as he leads our organization further along our path of continuous improvement through Lean manufacturing,” CEO Ashley B. Smith said.
James Dening Joins Minit Process Mining as New CEONEW
Dening comes to Minit with extensive experience from the Robotic Process Automation and process improvement industry.
EarthKind Welcomes New Director of OperationsNEW
John Whittington is a DMAIC/Lean Six Sigma Black Belt with a vast manufacturing and continuous improvement background.
The Lean Six Sigma Company Awards Certifications for Participants from NDB Bank
A total of 27 participants were trained; 20 for the basic-entry level Yellow Belt and 7 for the advanced Green Belt who also successfully completed individual projects.
Tyson Appoints Britney Banuelos Senior Brand Manager
Banuelos received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California Polytechnic State University and holds a Six Sigma Black Belt.
All Campus and Purdue University Extend Partnership
Over the past five years, All Campus has helped Purdue enroll over 5,000 students, growing annual course registrations by more than 200%. All Campus has also assisted with corporate recruitment, enrolling students from over 95 different partners, including Boeing, Coca-Cola, Dell Technologies, JP Morgan Chase and Target.
P4G Capital Management Announces the Promotion of DJ Marshall to Managing Director
He is an expert in Lean manufacturing practices and maintains a deep network of customer relationships in the aerospace sector.
State Funds New Manufacturing Training Program at HCC
“The purpose of this new program is to increase the number of Holyoke residents working in manufacturing, especially those impacted by poverty, unemployment, and limited educational opportunities.”
HELLA Wins 2021 Manufacturing Leadership Award
This award was based on HELLA’s implementation of Drishti’s Artificial Intelligence to reduce cycle time and increase productivity.
Engineered Transportation International Announces New President of Kalyn Siebert
In addition to being a Six Sigma Champion/Green Belt, Jacques Klopper brings in-depth experience with B2B dealer networks and is fluent in four languages.
LightPath Technologies Appoints Peter Greif as Vice President of Operations
“The position as head of our operations had been open for nearly a year and we are excited to have filled this role with a person who possesses significant global operational expertise, from Lean operational performance implementations to supply chain management to reengineering production methodologies. Our operational excellence needs to be focused on the quality of our expanding global production and the profitability we generate to drive future growth.”
Ryan Hires Kyle Meredith as Principal in Tax Technology Practice
Meredith has led large-scale process improvement transformations, deployed numerous automation solutions that resulted in significant cost savings, increased productivity and decreased organizational risk.
Brilex Group Names Former Nucor Exec Hopper as New CEO
Doyle Hopper holds Six Sigma Black Belt certification from North Carolina State University.
MD Helicopters Announces New Leadership
Mario Coracides, a Six Sigma Black Belt, is vice president, Supply Chain. In this position, he oversees the supply chain strategy with an eye toward improving productivity, reliability and supplier quality while gaining cost efficiencies and better preparing the company to succeed after the pandemic.
Former Nucor Exec Takes New Position as CEO Within The Brilex Group of Companies
Doyle Hopper graduated from Arkansas Northeastern College and holds his Six Sigma Black Belt certification from North Carolina State University.
Cotopaxi Bolsters Team with Strategic Hires
Skylar Stice has led several multi-million dollar cost-saving initiatives in his prior roles at dōTerra and Kroger and is experienced in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.
Forum Achieves "Well Above Satisfied" Customer Satisfaction for 2020
“Continuous improvement is a hallmark at Forum, where we have adopted innovative strategies such as Lean Six Sigma to improve quality, reduce costs, manage teams, and transform our customer-driven culture.”
NEPIRC Adds Goul, Henrie to Its Team of Experts
Steven Goul has Six Sigma Black Belt, ISO9001, AS9100 and Lean Manufacturing designations and certificates.
REV Announces New VP and GM of ElDorado National
“Jason [Moore]’s significant experience in manufacturing operations, supply chain, and Lean/Six Sigma methodologies make him an ideal leader for ENC,” said Brian Perry, REV Group President, Commercial Segment and SVP of Operations.
County Offers Free Certified Production Technician Training
This program is specifically designed for those looking to develop foundational knowledge of manufacturing processes and production, skill development, and hands-on experience on safety, maintenance, logistics, blueprint reading and Lean manufacturing principles.
J Mitchell Named Operational Excellence Director for BW Packaging Systems
He has deep expertise in the implementation of Lean business system concepts and tools, and has demonstrated operational excellence capabilities in an array of environments.
Sue Manning Named Director of Strategic Planning at Howard County General Hospital
She was the director of strategy, quality and performance improvement at NCH Healthcare System and is a Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt.
Essex Industries Announces New Vice President of Quality Assurance and Compliance
Mike Balbuena holds an MBA and degrees in mechanical engineering, quality engineering and quality assurance in manufacturing and has achieved certification in supply chain management, Six Sigma Lean Black Belt, quality engineer, quality auditor and quality manager/operation excellence.
MindEdge Learning Appoints Jennifer Adams as Managing Director of PM Skills
As an Agile Certified Scrum Master, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, and certified Project Management Professional, Adams brings more than 15 years of project management, process development, and communications and marketing strategy to her role.
Sanu Chadha Named to Board of Directors of First United Bank
Chadha is a certified project management professional, along with being a trained facilitator and Six Sigma Black Belt.
Kitsbow Introduces Made-To-Order, Hand-Sewn Mountain Bike Shorts
Kitsbow continues to pursue lean manufacturing by introducing its Mescal Ventilated Short and Zen Ventilated Cycling Liner at its factory in Old Fort, NC.
Smith-Midland Wins $5.5 Million SlenderWall Contract in Major New York Redevelopment Project
In accordance with the company’s Lean manufacturing process, Smith-Midland will handle all just-in-time transportation, and erection services for this project.
Simplilearn Collaborates with KPMG in India
They will offer postgraduate programs in the field of digital business transformation & process excellence, starting with PG Program in Lean Six Sigma.
Patientco Welcomes HealthTech Industry Veteran Lisa Taylor to Board
Prior to iN2L, Taylor was CEO of the healthcare vertical of West Interactive Services where she worked to transform the overall operating model by applying Lean Six Sigma principles.
Blue Nile Expands Leadership Team to Unlock Brand Growth Through E-Tailer Business Strategy
Ben Abitbol will drive the company’s end-to-end integration, increasing speed through digitalization, Lean manufacturing and product customization to adapt quickly to evolving fashion trends.