Rocky Glenn Promoted to Kansas City Plant Manager
Paulo is pleased to announce the promotion of Rocky Glenn to Plant Manager managing the Kansas City Division, effective March 27th, 2017. Rocky joined Paulo in May of 2016 as Operations Manager and has been successful in implementing lean manufacturing initiatives. Rocky is finalizing his black belt certification and utilizing these tools has increased productivity throughout the plant.
Ben Crawford, Vice President Operations, states, “To have a seasoned manager such as Rocky equipped with today’s skillsets, such as lean concepts, make his leadership more viable and productive. Paulo has established many metrics and initiatives to improve labor efficiency and it is exciting to see these concepts put to use”.
Tee Rassieur, former Kansas City Plant Manager, says, “We are excited to see Rocky move into this role of increasing responsibility. Rocky has had great success increasing employee engagement through the roll out of new programs focusing on employee development and meeting our customer’s expectations of quick turnaround and quality work.” Tee will continue to work in operations, directing special projects.
Rocky added, “I am truly honored in having the opportunity to lead the Kansas City Division. The team and I look forward to raising the bar of performance through engaging our employees in continuous improvement.”
Founded in 1943, Paulo is one of the largest providers of heat treating, brazing, and metal finishing solutions in North America. Headquartered in St. Louis, Paulo operates five divisions servicing the mid-west, great lakes, and southeast regions of the United States. Paulo’s customers include leaders in a variety of industries.