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Admix Appoints COO to Advance Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Regulatory ComplianceNEW
Thom Hansen will play a key role in advancing the company’s manufacturing, assembly, supply chain and regulatory compliance efficiencies through Lean principles and process improvement methodologies.
Center for Executive Education Offering 3 New Open-Enrollment Programs
“We are excited to announce that we have plans for three more Yellow Belts and one more Green Belt program during summer and fall 2021.”
SigmaPoint Helping Lead Charge to 'Reshore' Advanced Manufacturing
Cornwall-based electronics manufacturer has used a Lean enterprise approach to help build 10,000 respirators in three months.
Newmans Valve Names Sara Alford President
Alford has a B.S. in Management along with her Lean Six Sigma Executive Black Belt certification.
St. Francis Medical Center Names New Chief Operating Officer
Jeremy Rogers is a certified Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma, is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Medical Group Management Association.
Austal USA’s Alabama Shipyard Eyes Production of Steel Ships
Austal will bring its Lean manufacturing processes and facility design to the steel shipbuilding market. It said these processes have helped deliver 24 ships to the Navy in the past nine years, a rate unrivaled by other shipbuilders.
Cox Enterprises Names Patrick Waite as Vice President of Audit Services
Previously, he was the executive director of process improvement in Cox Communications Operations.
Teleperformance Named 2021 Brazilian Company of the Year by Frost & Sullivan
Based on the Lean Six Sigma methodology, Teleperformance Brazil offers a stepped approach to designing the right solution for each transformational opportunity.
MicroCare Appoints a New Director of Manufacturing
With experience in driving operational excellence through advanced production process techniques, including lean and Six Sigma, Brian Donnelly will play an active role in the development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives at MicroCare manufacturing facilities.
MVP Welcomes Tobi Ferguson as President and CEO
In his most recent role, Ferguson led Vogt Ice, LLC where he served as president for six years… He ignited the Vogt brand and improved performance by optimizing operations, strengthening partnerships, and deploying Lean manufacturing practices.
New CIO Comes to Houston Healthcare
Sigismund (Siggy) Tetteh holds IT certifications and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt for Healthcare.
Canon Business Process Services Launches Redesigned Website
“Our innovative approach includes the latest technologies, workflow automation, Six Sigma methodologies and data analytics to enable business agility and digital transformation.”
Wade Joins AIG as EVP, Global Head of Operations and Chief Digital Officer
Claude E. Wade is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and certified Agile Scrum Master.
HKPO Unveils Subscription-Based On-demand Learning & Coaching Service
HKPO has unveiled Sensei On Demand, a revolutionary online learning service designed to develop the next generation of continuous improvement business leaders with engaging content, coaching, and mentoring, bite-size modules, and a network of peers and mentors.
RK Mission Critical Announce Launch of THE DISRUPTOR Miner Container Product Line
“We have raised the standards and expectations of the cryptocurrency ecosphere by using our 140,000 square foot manufacturing facility and Lean Six Sigma manufacturing and integration processes.”
DuraMag Utility EVs Offer Modular Platform for Delivery, First Response, and More
“The Shyft Group’s quality system, ingrained Lean manufacturing processes, and flexible manufacturing facilities across our expanding footprint provide customers with efficient, high-quality service body designs that can easily scale, no matter the order size,” president of Shyft Specialty Vehicles Steve Guillaume says.
Bluewater Wood Alliance Rebrands as Wood Cluster Manufacturing of Ontario
The group’s events include plant tours, Lean manufacturing and other training programs, export development projects, and roundtable sessions on topical issues.
Stevens Industries Promotes Justin Niebrugge
Starting back as a Lean Manufacturing Engineer, he was able to learn more about the company’s equipment, operating procedures and process flows and is now Director of Manufacturing Engineering and Maintenance.
Redwood Software and UHY Consulting Partner to Deliver Finance and Digital Transformation
Mehdi Rezaie, Redwood chief operating officer, said the partnership elevates Redwood’s market presence and enhances customer implementations with UHY’s deep expertise in business process re-engineering, Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement methodologies.
ASQ Government Division Announces Publication of Standard ASQ/ANSI G1:2021
“We believe that as the standard is broadly accepted and applied, it will provide a powerful tool for showing the relative efficiency and effectiveness of government entities through the sustained use of quality practices.”
Beebe Healthcare Announces New Oncology Leadership for 2 Cancer Centers
Beebe Healthcare announced that Maurice Winkfield is the new executive director of oncology services; he joined Beebe as the director of patient access, and later transitioned to the director of operational improvement.
Denmark Tech to Offer 5-week Manufacturing Training Program
A full scholarship will be awarded to all participants of the program.
Elevate Brands Names Industry Allstar Amedio Palmieri as Chief Supply Chain Officer to Scale Amazon
As a Lean Six Sigma Executive Belt, Palmieri is an expert in continuous improvement methodologies and tools, successfully leading global complex transformation initiatives, collaborating to resolve issues and rapidly turning around underperforming operations.
DoD Adjudications Facility Releases First Annual Report
The report notes the CAF launched six Lean Six Sigma studies and completed three.
A&R Logistics' Vice President of Operations Named a "Pro to Know" by Supply & Demand Chain Executive
With a network of 23 terminals and 10 warehousing/packaging facilities nationwide, Brandon Boyd has focused on incorporating Lean principles into A&R’s expansive operations.
Robert Bodine Joins Anderson & Vreeland as 3M Business Development Specialist
“Combined with his advanced training in pressroom & manufacturing safety, Lean manufacturing, and ISO implementations and procedures, he brings a great deal of knowledge and experience to our team and customers.”
The GIANT Company Names Glennis Harris SVP of Customer Experience
Harris holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago and holds a Six Sigma Black Belt certification.
LeanDNA CEO Named Supply and Demand Chain Executive’s 2021 Pro to Know of the Year
The accolade recognizes Richard Lebovitz for his commitment to aiding supply chain professionals and procurement teams with tools that make their jobs easier and enable them to create new value and efficiencies within their organizations.
First Lean Six Sigma Training Course Held at Installation with 19 Students
Once this current training session is complete, the students will be required to successfully manage a LSS project to conclusion before becoming an Army certified LSS Green Belt.
Accumen Appoints David Levine as VP & GM of 3DR Labs
“He is a Lean Six Sigma industrial engineer with strong people skills and a compelling vision for expanding our radiology business. I am confident that we are putting 3DR in good hands.”