Starrett appoints director of operations and continuous improvement
Monica FergusonOperations Manufacturing director of operations Lean Manufacturing manufacturing experience Six Sigma Starrett Company Toyota Production
The L.S. Starrett Company appointed Matthew Wells as director of operations and continuous improvement. In this new position based at Starrett headquarters in Athol, Mass., Wells is responsible for production, planning, production control and purchasing, inventory management, warehouse and shipping, quality, manufacturing engineering, facility, EHS, maintenance and continuous improvement.
“We are very pleased to have Matt join the Starrett team,” said Emerson Leme, vice-president, Starrett Industrial Products, North America. “He brings to Starrett a broad range of manufacturing and production expertise that will be vital for the company’s operations.”
Wells has over 25 years of manufacturing experience in the U.S. and Canada, including experience with Toyota Production Systems, Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma.