Howard Artrip came to us an expert in the areas of Manufacturing Operations, Continuous Improvement, as well as Logistics Planning and Kaizen. He is currently focuses on the Development and Implementation of the Lean Techniques and Daily Management systems utilized in the Transformation Process.
His knowledge and experience include Automotive Lighting, Injection Molding, Stamping, Machining, Glass Manufacturing, as well as Major Plywood Manufactures. Prior to joining the Team, Howard held multiple Leadership positions at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky (Georgetown), for over 21 years. His manufacturing knowledge during his time at Toyota is based upon the principles of The Toyota Production System, where he had the opportunity to learn and work directly with the Japanese Sensei counterparts.