WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Sleep Innovations, manufacturer of advanced foam sleep solutions, announced that it has hired Robert West as COO to implement lean manufacturing practices across the enterprise.
“Our initial focus on eliminating waste and driving continuous improvement initiatives has significantly enhanced our operating performance,” said Michael Thompson, president and CEO. “With the addition of Robert we will be able to expand the implementation of our lean business system across all functional areas and accelerate the benefits derived from customer-focused process improvement.”
West has a track record of implementing lean six-sigma based business systems across multiple industries both domestically and internationally. Most recently, he served as COO at the Hamilton Company, a worldwide leader in the design and manufacturing of products for precision fluid measuring.