Bill brings over 20 years of Operational Excellence leadership experience to the Adonis Partners team. He received certification as a Master Black Belt in 2000 from the Six Sigma Academy while working at Ford Motor Company. Since then he has held various director level positions at such well-known companies as NCR, CHEP, Kraft, and Coca-Cola where he utilized Lean Six Sigma tools and methods to deliver significant reductions in operating costs and improvement in the quality of products and services to customers.
Bill has led Operational Excellence organizations in multiple companies defining strategy, providing training, mentoring associates, and building a culture of continuous improvement at all levels in the organization. As a project/program director, Bill led the “green field” startup of manufacturing operations in Hungary and Brazil, and supply chain restructuring initiatives in North America leveraging Lean principals in the design of the operating models. Bill has also worked as an independent contractor for the University on Oklahoma as the Lead Consultant supporting the Lean Six Sigma deployment at the United States Postal Service. Bill holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from the University of Detroit (Detroit MI) and a Master’s Degree in Industrial Operations from Lawrence Technological University (Southfield MI). He received a certificate in Lean Manufacturing from the University of Michigan and is also certified as a Kaizen Facilitator, and Project Manager. Bill is a veteran of the United States Army.
Excellence Through Continuous Improvement™
Operational excellence and innovation leadership, leveraging Lean Six Sigma methodologies. Guided improvement from concept to deployment under the direction of expert consultants.
Adonis Partners has a global reach with consultants located in the Americas, Europe and Asia.