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“How you handle things from a culture standpoint is vitally important,” says CEO Peter Anthony. “We transferred some individuals from our various plants… to our new business so they could help develop the new culture at the new plant in the ‘UGN Way.’”
As you might expect with an automotive company, the UGN Way and the UGN culture are all around lean, and not just on the shop floor.
“We view [lean] as a total enterprise tool. We take the view you should be thinking lean in everything you do,” Anthony says. “From a new factory standpoint, there are many facets, from site selection to how it’s laid out to the equipment that is being used.”read more
TINLEY PARK, Illinois (June 7, 2018)—UGN, Inc. has selected manufacturing veteran Donald Nelson as the company’s new chief operating officer. “Donald Nelson is a proven lean manufacturing leader who has a history of instituting game-changing sales and operations...read more
Everyone can determine numerous leadership traits that lead to success. But here, I have narrowed it to one, something others have been cautious to attempt.read more