Companies often struggle with leadership commitment and middle management support of lean improvement. A lean transformation does not happen overnight, and as leaders, we need to gain full support to begin and sustain our CI journey.
Join us for an open and honest Q&A session with our top consultants, Roger Wolfe and Steve Hirt. We will discuss the ingredients required for a successful lean transformation, as well as those that prevent success.
Roger is a 30-year manufacturing veteran. He has developed a keen skill for helping organizations assess, plan and implement lean management systems. He has extensive experience in rubber, wood, paper/film converting and metal manufacturing with 5 years spent in the design and manufacture of custom machinery that supports lean manufacturing. Roger has also led and participated in over 300 Kaizen events and led numerous 3P and Design for Manufacture events including Green Belt.
Steven has a passion for guiding organizations on their continuous improvement (lean) journey. He is skilled at helping leaders link their behaviors and actions with business results. He provides customers with a strategic approach of planning, leading, measuring, monitoring and controlling the change and standardization of critical processes. The focus is on a systems approach to improving business results. Steve’s mission is to help organizations optimize change to create world-class performance.