Industrial Scientific Corporation has announced that Dan Timco has been promoted to the newly created position of Global Director of Operational Excellence effective March 1, 2008.
In his new role, Dan Timco will be responsible for Industrial Scientific Corporation’s global efforts to achieve business excellence.
Dan Timco will work to integrate good practices including lean manufacturing, six sigma and design for six sigma to improve all areas of operations.
“Industrial Scientific has made significant progress in implementing Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma,” said Industrial Scientific President and COO Justin McElhattan.
“The formation of the Operational Excellence Team reinforces our commitment to deploying best practices globally to ensure highest quality and best customer service. The team’s focus is to institutionalise standard business practices and create a culture of continuous improvement.”
Since joining Industrial Scientific Corporation in 2004, Dan Timco has served in positions of increasing responsibility including quality systems and manufacturing engineering manager, director of supply chain and recently, director of manufacturing and supply chain.
Dan Timco holds a BS degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Industrial Engineering and has multiple certifications including Lean Silver Certified – Sensei, Certified Manager of Quality / Organisational Excellence, Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, Certified Design for Six Sigma Green Belt and Certified Quality Auditor.