Wildeck, Inc. Appoints Lean Leader for Rapidly Growing North American Operations
Wildeck, Inc., a manufacturer of industrial steel work platforms (mezzanines), material lifts (VRCs), and safety guarding products, has appointed Noel Neris to the position of Lean Leader for its North American operations, based in Waukesha, Wisc.
According to Keith G. Pignolet, president of Wildeck, Inc., “2012 has been a successful year for Wildeck and our subsidiary, Ladder Industries in Goodyear, Arizona, and we have experienced continuing growth in all product lines. To more effectively coordinate our ‘Lean Enterprise’ initiatives throughout the company so that Wildeck can continue to manufacture the high quality products we are known for in the industry, I am extremely pleased to welcome Noel to our driven team of Employee Owners.”
To support the company’s aggressive business growth, Neris will report directly to the President and will be responsible for the implementation of lean strategies, coordination of Kaizen events, lean training, developing key metrics for lean deployment, and streamlining company procedures and processes (Value Stream Mapping) to reduce cycle times and improve work-flow.