Wilson Electronics Exec Named to 2013 '30 Women to Watch'

QC Manager Lisa Stewart honored by Utah Business magazine

May 30, 2013, 09:00 ET from Wilson Electronics

ST. GEORGE, Utah, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lisa Stewart, Inventory and Quality Control Manager at Wilson Electronics, has been named one of '30 Women to Watch' for 2013 by Utah Business.

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The magazine annually compiles its list of the state's most dynamic female business and community leaders. Stewart and the '30 Women to Watch' are featured in the May issue of Utah Business, and were recently honored at a reception at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.

At Wilson Electronics, Stewart implemented lean manufacturing techniques to reduce the processing time for manufacturing, packaging and shipping products, leading to output improvements ranging from 40 to 400 percent.

She also developed an inventory system that improved accuracy to more than 99 percent, implemented a quality control process that virtually eliminated packaging errors, and created a scheduling system to align production output with the sales forecast.

"If I were going to give advice to someone just starting their career, it would be don't just do your job, excel at your job," Stewart said. "Go above and beyond on assignments given to you. Come up with solutions to do your job faster, better and with higher quality. This is a rare talent and your results will be noticed."

Stewart holds Six Sigma Black Belt certification and is a 2001 Highest Distinction  graduate of the University of Wisconsin with a degree in Industrial Engineering.

About Wilson Electronics, Inc.
Wilson Electronics, LLC., a leader in the wireless communications industry for more than 40 years, designs and manufactures a wide variety of cell phone signal boosters, antennas and related components that significantly improve cellular communication in mobile, indoor, marine and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications. All Wilson products are engineered, assembled and tested at the company's U.S.-based headquarters. Wilson boosters fully comply with FCC regulations for cellular devices and are FCC type accepted and Industry Canada certificated. All Wilson Electronics boosters employ techniques that prevent the possibility of interference with any nearby cell tower. For more information, visit www.wilsonelectronics.com.

Jonathan Bacon, Wilson Electronics, 435-673-5021 (o), 801-660-7820 (c), jbacon@wilsonelectronics.com

SOURCE Wilson Electronics