Morro Bay, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014
Gemba Academy, a leading provider of online video-based Lean and Six Sigma training, announces two additions to the company's leadership team.
Steven Kane has joined Gemba Academy as Director of Sales and Marketing. Steve comes to the company with a deep knowledge of and experience with sales, Lean, and executive leadership. In his diverse career, he has been responsible for medical device sales in a large sales territory, as plant manager leveraging Lean to improve a manufacturing operation, and leading the Lean efforts at Specialty Silicone Fabricators as Vice President of Operations. Steve is on the board of directors of the west region of The Association for Manufacturing Excellence and has been involved with the Northern Michigan Lean Learning Consortium and the California Central Coast Lean Forum.
Holley Seifert has joined Gemba Academy as Business Manager. In this position she is responsible for executing, improving, and scaling the back office activities of the company. Holley has over fifteen years of experience with proposal generation, customer contract management, international sales, and production scheduling, most recently as Customer Care Manager of Specialty Silicone Fabricators.
"I am thrilled with the talent we have been able to bring to the company," said Kevin Meyer, partner in Gemba Academy. "Steve and Holley bring a depth and breadth of knowledge and experience that will help us continue to add value to our growing customer base."
About Gemba Academy:
Gemba Academy, a leading provider of video-based lean manufacturing and six sigma education, has delivered online training to more than 2,000 companies around the globe. Designed by and for real practitioners, Gemba Academy has revolutionized online training with their unique “site-based subscription” model. With more than 600 videos, Gemba Academy provides flexible solutions that can serve as a baseline for training or enhance existing continuous improvement efforts.