WOODRIDGE, Ill., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Morey Corporation (MOREY), a provider of comprehensive Electronics Manufacturing Services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Snyder as the new Vice President of Operations. As a key member of MOREY's executive team, Snyder will be responsible for furthering MOREY's culture of Lean operating principles and leading strategic operations objectives.
Prior to joining MOREY, Snyder spent six months as a private consultant, providing advisory services in the areas of operational due diligence, lean implementation and supply chain optimization. Before consulting, he served as Vice President of Operations for American Air Filter International's Americas Division. There, Snyder was responsible for seven plant operations and warehouses totaling $200 million. He was the lead in creating the strategic plan for operations excellence and growth while also creating and implementing a Lean operating culture for the company. With experience in multiple senior levels of operations positions for over thirteen years, Rob has a proven track record of company improvements.
"We are confident in Rob's abilities to enhance MOREY's commitment with Lean principles and continuous improvement because of his successes from several corporations," says CEO Scott Morey. "Through this new appointment, Rob will be able to execute his expertise in creating strategic directions and supporting tactical demands for the betterment of MOREY and our customers."
Rob currently holds six U.S. patents relating to "Consolidating Organic Matrix Composites Using Induction Heating". Rob has been awarded a Six Sigma green belt certificate, and was trained in Lean through Singijutsu and Mixed Model Lean by K. Duggan.
MOREY is an award winning, 77-year-old Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company providing comprehensive design, engineering, manufacturing, and Global Supply Chain Management solutions for Original Equipment Manufacturers, Application Service Providers, Suppliers and other enterprises relevant to the aerospace & defense, industrial, utility, communications, heavy off-road/on-road and agricultural vehicles markets. MOREY-manufactured electronics can be found in every region of the world powering mission-critical applications in the most demanding environments. MOREY leverages deep expertise in telematics, power electronics, controls, sensors, displays, cord reels and handsets for its customers and complements its EMS offerings with value-added expertise in program management, ruggedization, and legacy support. MOREY is based in Woodridge, IL, and operates a 200,000 square foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and design center.
SOURCE The Morey Corporation