Upon GE’s sale, Robert spent several years at Sealy Mattress as Quality & Process Improvement Director, then took a position at NCR as VP of Supplier Quality & Operational Performance. This role advanced his expertise in Quality/Operational Excellence working to ensure suppliers performed to the Automotive TS16949 quality standard. After NCR, Robert was Operations VP at Omnimax leading a 27-plant organization, managing a $100M P&L and optimizing; the supply base, planning & forecasting, manufacturing and quality processes.
Most recently Robert was the Chief Operations Officer for a company in Florida. He brought a new 75k sqft. distribution center on-line, creating 100% additional capacity in two high-growth facilities, and all facilities financial performance had improved verse budget and prior year.
Robert's a results-driven senior executive with measurable success in supply chain integration, global operations, business process re-engineering, and customer experience programs. He has successfully led cross-functional teams, provided overall international project management for large-scale projects, led the development of strategic and process initiatives, and managed multi-million dollar global P&Ls.
Robert is a certified Lean Six Sigma Blackbelt and Change Management Leader through General Electric, a certified TS16949 Automotive Supplier Quality Auditor, a multi-year Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Examiner, and ASQ Certified OpEx Manager.
Areas of Expertise Manufacturing