Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) April 17, 2009
BreconRidge Corporation, a world class provider of innovative design engineering and manufacturing services for electronic products, is pleased to announce that the Association for Operations Management (APICS) Ottawa chapter has recognized BreconRidge with a Corporate Award of Distinction.
This is an annual award that recognizes local businesses that have contributed to the continued development of the field of Operations. BreconRidge has hosted numerous plant tours, lean and 6 sigma workshops, and proactively employs supply chain best practices. Working in cooperation with APICS over the last few years, BreconRidge has been able to provide employees with career development opportunities to pursue professional designations in Production and Inventory Management.
BreconRidge has also been active with the Ottawa APICS chapter by offering workshops and plant tours to other organizations and individuals in our community, leading productivity improvements throughout the region.
"BreconRidge's ongoing contributions to the field of Operations Management through support of APICS' education and productivity improvement initiatives has made them a valuable APICS partner in the Ottawa area," said Andy Zeitz, CPIM CSCP President - APICS Ottawa Chapter.
More information about the Association for Operations Management (APICS) and their products and services can be found at http://www.apics.org.
The Association for Operations Management (APICS) is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.
BreconRidge is a world class provider of innovative design and manufacturing services for electronic products. With facilities located in North America and Asia, BreconRidge collaborates on voice, video and data applications with the world's leading communications, industrial, medical, aerospace and defence OEMs (original equipment manufacturers). Specializing in RF, microwave and optical technologies and applications, BreconRidge delivers a complete range of life cycle services from collaborative design, new product introduction, supply chain management, process and test engineering, DFx services, manufacturing, repair, distribution and reverse logistics. BreconRidge's unique portfolio of core competencies provides customers with significant competitive advantages in their respective markets. http://www.breconridge.com