Leadership is a topic that I never get tired of learning more about and engaging in. Troy Nix is a guy that has not only the words but the experience to back it up. I talked with Troy about his experience, and how it has prepared him for todays current situation.
Work/like balance: You always bring your baggage with you regardless of where you are. A good reminder to a leader in a heated moment: have empathy for everyone’s situation. How do we balance that? Relay at a human level.
Marketing is so important in manufacturing. You’ve got to promote in today’s way, and today’s way is largely the internet. Be prepared to tell your story, who you are, what you do, and why you’re a valuable asset.
Although Westfall is new to the industry, their experience and level of expertise has over 40 years of history. With 19 companies under the Westfall name, this juggernaut has the bandwidth across all areas of the industry.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast | MoldMaking Technology Presents Kingson Mold and Machine: Kaci Miller & Joseph Solorio
Having a great sense of pride and culture is important to understanding the Kingson way. Challenging each other and holding each other accountable allows Kaci and Joseph to have such a great balance.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast | MoldMaking Technology Presents Westminster Tool: Hillary Coombs & MJ Belmont
Hillary and MJ believe in a dynamic workplace with an ever-changing environment to keep their employees constantly thinking and emotionally intelligent. They continue to push out of their comfort zones to stay continuously improving.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast | MoldMaking Technology Presents Currier Plastics: Ron Ringleben and Sriraj Patel
Ron and Sriraj believe that every person has to have a value and make a difference within Currier Plastics. To them, it is the people, the skills, and the things that they can do for them are the difference makers.
In order to manufacture the things that canon does as far as products goes, the majority of the products are done in-house at canon. They come to trade shows as such to give their knowledge.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast | MoldMaking Technology Presents Xcentric Mold & Engineering: Michael Rynerson
A data driven company with the expertise of their people whom they are investing in regardless of the level within the organization. Without passionate people there is nothing that is important and that really means something to them.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast | MoldMaking Technology Presents Elevate Plastics Solutions: Robert Vaughan
Growing pains will happen. Change is needed. Teamwork is rowing in the same direction and rowing under the same direction.
Everything Progressive Components does is around innovation and continuous improvement. They thrive on customer feedback for software updates.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast: MoldMaking Technology Presents Plastics Technology: Natalia Ortega & StackTeck: Christopher Day
Natalia Ortega and Christopher Day have embraced the change of the growing injection molding industry in Mexico and are adapting to the challenges that come along with it.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast: MoldMaking Technology Presents United Tool & Mold: Scott Phipps & Patrick Brisson
UTM’s Scott Phipps and Patrick Brisson talk to us about the opening of their new facility and how it has changed the image of the company.
AMBA’s Executive Board consists of industry professionals looking to be leaders and provide guidance to those who need it.
AMBA’s Emerging Leaders consists of young professionals under 40 mold builders and industry suppliers.
Pyramid Mold & Tool is a high quality, high complex tool builder that has been around 25+ years and is still growing. They keep capacity at capabilities while bringing solutions to the table.
The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast: MoldMaking Technology Presents Additive Panel: David Moore, Ken Burns, & Dana McCallum
They showcase opportunities and influential relationships for overall growth. Our additive panel explains technology expansion and talk about what they think the industry will be like 100 years from now.
Professional Athlete Andrew Starykowicz seizes every opportunity that he gets. Every day he lives up to the hype by taking the time to evaluate ourselves and focus internally on getting better and not being worried about the other guy.