Are inefficiencies in the workplace slowing down production, profits and growth? Does your team have the tools they need to exceed expectations every day?
LEAN (5S) processes apply to far more than the manufacturing floor, and can be a catalyst for improvement for most any industry or organization. Hear one success story and learn concepts for gaining the greatest productivity in your workplace.
Geauga Growth Partnership & Kent State University Present GEL: Benefits of LEAN Manufacturing
Friday, January 5, 2018 – 7:30 a.m. Business Networking and Light breakfast; 8:00 a.m.to 9:00 a.m. Program
Program is free and open to all, but please register at The Benefits of LEAN Manufacturing
If you are a CFO, Director of Finance, Manufacturing, Operations, or a Vice President, join GGP & KSU for a free presentation on the Benefits of LEAN processes. LEAN is a philosophy, a process and a commitment. It can make your company the company of choice with customers, and a top pick when it comes to job applicants!
Presenter Bob Oborn, President of Kent Elastomer Products (KEP), lives and breathes LEAN continuous improvement. Bob will share how things were before starting LEAN, what a LEAN initiative looks like, and how it can impact profit and make your job easier.
Bob will engage you with his passion and dedication to transformative processes. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and a Masters in Business Administration. He serves on the Kent State University EMBA Alumni Advisory Board.
LEAN continuous improvement will impact your bottom line:
- Improved processes leading to greater efficiencies
- Employee Retention, reducing or nearly eliminating turnover
- Increased Profitability and Net Margins
Geauga Economic Leadership (G.E.L.) Breakfasts are co-sponsored by Geauga Growth Partnership and Kent State University at Geauga. They are held the first Friday of each month (except September, which is held one week later, due to the Geauga County fair). The breakfast is a dynamic opportunity to bring business and industry leaders together with our community to network, learn, and collaborate.
Kent State University at Geauga and Regional Academic Center is committed to providing a superior education for a diverse student population in a creative learning environment preparing students to participate fully in society. Kent State University at Geauga and Regional Academic Center serves as the educational, business, and cultural center of our community.
Geauga Growth Partnership is a 501 (C) 3 non-profit organization created in 2010, which works to advance the Geauga business community, retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. Geauga Growth Partnership’s mission is to enhance the business climate, encourage job creation, to strengthen economic prosperity and to improve the quality of life for all Geauga County residents. For more information visit Geauga Growth Partnership, contact [email protected] or call 440-564-1060.