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Michael Dyson Named Chief Operating Officer at Mikel
He is a leader in Lean manufacturing and throughout his career, he has designed, implemented and managed cost-effective sourcing and procurement to ensure operational excellence and profitability throughout the organizations he served.
Kwik Lok Names New Director of Global Supply Chain
“We are excited to have Maggie [Brown] join our team in this role. Her experience in procurement, process improvement, and building functional teams will help us build a center of excellence at Kwik Lok,” said Jeff Scott, chief operating officer.
Rhonda Fenner Joins AmeriLife as Senior Vice President, Operations Transformation
Fenner will collaborate with AmeriLife’s TPA and Agent Services functions to identify and implement core process improvements and enhance the points where people, processes and technologies intersect.
iSun, Inc. Appoints Former Head of Adani Solar USA to President of Utility-Scale Division
Daniel Dus is a certified solar designer, holds an MBA from Drexel University, is a Stanford-certified project manager and Villanova-certified Six Sigma Master Lean Black Belt.
Universal Douglas Lighting Americas Appoints New Vice President of Sales Projects
He is a Six Sigma Master Black Belt and Lean leader instructor.
ASAE Picks New President & CEO
Michelle Mason is a Certified Association Executive (CAE), Six Sigma Champion and a Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA).
Archimedis Appoints Wing Commander Sunil Kumar Singh as Operations Head
Wg Cdr Sunil has an M. Tech in Microelectronics from IIT, Bombay and an Executive General Management certificate from IIM, Lucknow. He is also a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Prospera Announces New Chief Financial Officer
Prior to MANTL, Matthew Kenna lead the manufacturing department for Al-Khorahev in Saudia Arabia where he applied his Black Belt certification in Lean management to reduce inventory and staffing while tripling production capacities and taking build times from 109 days to 9 days.
Westerville Hires New Economic Development Director
Rachel Ray has earned the American Society for Quality (ASQ) certification, is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and is a member of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
GMIS2021 to Explore Ways to Transform Manufacturing
GE will collaborate with the UAE-based Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) to support manufacturers in deploying digitisation, Lean processes and safety protocols.
NextPhase Medical Devices Acquires Proven Process Medical Devices
“Joining NextPhase will give our customers access to a world-class, Lean-focused organization with manufacturing capacity and scale.”
SIMCO Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for Its Calibration & Repair Leadership
“SIMCO has Lean Six Sigma–trained personnel throughout the company who drive continual improvement and assist customers in making their programs leaner.”
Riveros Promoted to Senior VP Post at PAC Worldwide
“Throughout her time with PAC, Misha has totally immersed herself into the manufacturing process, finding innovative ways to drive process improvements that increase efficiencies and value for our customers.”
Raymond Recognized as Manufacturing Leadership Awards 2021 Winner
The National Association of Manufacturers Manufacturing Leadership Council selected Raymond’s Greene facility as a winner for its ongoing culture of continuous improvement, which focuses on warehouse optimization and improved performance.
Frederic Noel Appointed Chief Operating Officer at Lindal Group
Noel will supervise all operational activities of the manufacturer and marketer, including manufacturing, quality and supply chain.
Vodafone Idea Appoints Reema Jain as Chief Digital Officer
Jain has a bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from Nagpur University and is a qualified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Radix Engineering Hires Program Director for Pulp and Paper Solutions
Elliott L. Bell is Six Sigma Black Belt–certified and trained in Lean methodology, four-step problem-solving techniques and centrelining.
enCompass Labor Management Software Solution Available on Microsoft AppSource
enVista’s labor management practice improves labor productivity through system selection and implementation, development of engineered labor standards, and supervisor and end user training. enVista’s additional workforce management services include incentive-based pay consulting and implementation, Lean and operational assessments, distribution center optimization, Lean Six Sigma training and more.
Gazette Adds Health and Safety Director
Gus Rivera said he’d be pursuing a Lean manufacturing process at The Gazette. “I believe that when you implement a Lean process it also goes hand-in-hand with safety,” he said.
NY MEP Recovery Initiative Offers Nearly $1M in Project Funding for Manufacturers
MTEC and its partners will help identify ways to improve operations as well as opportunities to introduce new technologies or processes. The program’s areas of focus are Lean manufacturing, cybersecurity, quality, and engineering.
Mind Springs Health Honored with National Recognition
Through a Lean Six Sigma program, Mind Springs personnel were challenged to find a way to reduce wait times from six weeks to one week or less.
New Senior Director for Client Delivery Joins Diligent Pharma
“We are delighted that Jennifer [Sessions] has joined Diligent. She brings a deep familiarity with the clinical trial sector as well as a Six Sigma Black Belt certification in process optimization. Her skills will be invaluable for our Client Delivery team as we continue to improve and enhance our services for the clinical trials industry.”
Gulfport Native Joins NAACP Foundation Board
Yolanda Egland Wilson is a certified Project Management Professional and a trained Six Sigma Black Belt professional.
David Bernstein Named CSCNetwork’s Executive Director
A Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, his experience includes machinery manufacturing and specification, engineering consulting, association management and oversight, event planning, customer service and sales, laundry planning, process improvement, operations, and technology.
Cambridge Security Seals Launches Manufacturing Training Program to Address Skilled Workforce Shorta
CSS’s Manufacturing Training Program begins with hands-on education in Lean manufacturing and operating automated production equipment.
Fauquier's Smith-Midland Concrete Manufacturer Names New VP of Operations
Kevin Corbett studied and implemented Lean manufacturing, a continuous improvement methodology that aligns perfectly with the Smith-Midland philosophy.
Republic Elite Expands Manufacturing Footprint to Georgia
The acquisition of the Georgia facility will also incorporate the latest manufacturing principles – digital factory, connected machinery, robust Lean manufacturing processes – to enable predictive quality and maintenance, and allow data-driven decisions to be made on the shop floor in real time.
Henry County Hospital Announces Kristi Barnd as New CEO
She is certified in healthcare compliance by the Health Care Compliance Association and is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and is trained in Lean Six Sigma methodologies.
Smith-Midland Hires Corbett as Operations VP
“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 CEO
Dening comes to Minit with extensive experience from the Robotic Process Automation and process improvement industry.