Event Information

  • Thu

    Joint LEAN/CI Video Conference: Build a Sustainable LEAN Enterprise and Boost Your Bottom Line!

    11:30a - 1:00p CDT

    Joint Video Conference - see event details for more information. 

    Join us for the next PIA MidAmerica joint video conference!

    Build a Sustainable LEAN Enterprise and Boost Your Bottom Line!

    Boost the bottom line with process improvement!

     As a leader in your organization, you are always searching for ways to increase quality, cost savings, delivery and employee safety, while positively impacting the bottom line. Lean can provide these improvements for your manufacturing business.

    So, how do you take advantage of the benefits that the Lean process can provide now and into the future?

    Joe Torrago, a MAMTC Director who specializes in the technologies of the Lean Enterprise and Supply Chain Optimization, will provide a roadmap for becoming a Lean enterprise.

    From this webinar, topics that you will learn about are:   

    • How to establish a 5 year plan
    • Essential organizational training needs
    • Accelerating results
    • The benefits of a Lean Steering Committee
    • Culture change
    • Build competencies and measurable success
    • Build the foundation for continuous success

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     11:30am-1pm • Thursday, Jan. 17
    $25 for PIA Members, $50 non-members • Lunch included
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    We will broadcast the presentation LIVE from Kansas City for a fully interactive experience with the LEAN/CI sister group in Dallas.


    If you are located outside of the DFW and KC Metro areas, please contact PIA MidAmerica,
    (800)788-2040 / info@piamidam.org. 

    TX/OK:  Dave Pierson, Membership Development • davep@piamidam.org • (469) 249-8271
    KS/MO: Stacy Steiner, Regional Director • stacys@piamidam.org • (206) 947-8471

    About the Speaker: Joe Torrago, MAMTC

    Joe Torrago is a MAMTC Director who specializes in the technologies of the Lean Enterprise and Supply Chain Optimization.

    Joe has over 25 years of industry experience in manufacturing plants in either a technical support or operations leadership role. He has worked in consumer products (Estee Lauder, Hallmark Cards) automotive industry (Masland Industries, Sommer-Allibert), web-based order fulfillment (Hallmark Business Connections), injection molding, textiles and paper/printing (TradeNet Publishing). He has been assisting Kansas-based organizations achieve their

    Joe has a BSIE from New York Institute of Technology, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification. He received over 5 years of formal training in Lean from the Kaizen Institute of Technology and has led Lean Implementations in multiple companies and in multiple countries. growth plans since 2015.