Ed has over 35 years of corporate business experience in Design, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations and Logistics in various industries. He is very process flow oriented with an eye on efficiency and logical workflow. He has spent the last 9 years drawing on his corporate experience as an Independent Management Consultant and has setup world class operations using Work Cells, Kanban, Demand Flow, Just-In-Time, Statistical Process Control, Problem Solving, Project Management, Team Building as well as many other Process Improvement and Lean Enterprise methods.
Through his consulting, facilitating, mentoring and training, Ed provides management input to support strategic as well as tactical business improvement programs. Ed worked for and with Fortune 100 companies like Boeing Helicopters and Merck as well as many small independent companies. He is able to communicate effectively with all levels from hourly shop floor workers to executive management. His distinctive style enables participants to break down their business processes to discover unnecessary work and duplicate steps in order to rebuild a streamlined business process that eliminates waste. Ed brings a lot of passion and energy to his consulting especially when it comes to getting people to work together to achieve significant breakthroughs.
Ed has been actively involved in Continuous Improvement disciplines since the mid 1980’s where he helped the Boeing Helicopter division develop their first Total Quality Management Plan. While at Boeing he was also selected to be trained as a Malcolm Baldrige Award Assessor. Since then he has also assisted several smaller companies to attain their ISO 9000 registration. In his career Ed has also co-authored several patents and technical publications. He earned both a BS and an MS degree from Princeton University in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Ed has been an Independent Resource conducting training sessions and facilitating improvement projects in companies for the past 9 years.
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