SFMade: Introduction to LEAN Manufacturing
WHEN: Sept 12, 6–8 pm |
WHERE: TechShop, 926 Howard St |
DETAILS: Having a company that runs like a well oiled lean machine has never been more important, especially for manufacturers! Whether you are running your own in-house operations or working with subcontractors, this workshop is for you. Come learn:
- About lean principles and how they can transform your company
- How to manage work-in-progress and inventory
- How to eliminate waste
- To simplify processes and continuously improve all operational aspects of your company
- How best in class manufacturers are leveraging lean principles
Bill Browne, Director of Client Services, Manex
Bill Browne has over 32 years of extensive manufacturing experience and expertise in general management, manufacturing operations, quality systems, engineering, product development and continuous improvement initiatives, including Lean Manufacturing. Prior to joining Manex, Mr. Browne held executive management positions with organizations including, Morgan Crucible, Consolidated Container Company, TRW, Mattel, Inc., and General Motors. Mr.Browne holsd an MBA with high honors from the University of Detroit, a BS in Engineering Arts (a combination of Engineering and General Business) from Michigan State University and is a lean 6Sigma Master Black Belt.
Photo by U.S. Navy.