NEWTON, KS Bunting Magnetics Co., the leader in moving, removing and holding metal, today announced the appointment of Kevin Miller as General Manager of the companys primary manufacturing facility in Newton, KS. Bunting Magnetics Co. also has operations in suburban Chicago; DuBois, PA; and the United Kingdom. Miller will oversee all Newton operations including production, inside sales, engineering and purchasing.
Kevin has already demonstrated significant operational leadership and is a true motivator for his team. We are fortunate to have him lead our operations team and believe his skills will be a significant asset in the development of enhanced processes and procedures moving forward, commented Jana Davis, Chief Operating Officer, who made the announcement. His extensive industrial experience with team management, quality assurance programs and lean principles such as 5S and KanBan will result in in improved sales, operations and customer satisfaction for years to come.
Based in Newton, Kansas, Miller draws on nearly three decades of experience in manufacturing operations. Most recently, he was Director of Operations at Ametek Advanced Industries, a leading supplier of components and systems for the aerospace and defense industries. His manufacturing experience also includes operations and assembly positions at the Boeing Company and Spirit Aerosystems.
My vision is to follow proven principles in lean manufacturing and quality assurance to make Bunting Magnetics Co. a world-class operation, meeting our customers delivery dates and exceeding their expectations, while delivering the highest level of quality, said Miller.
About Bunting Magnetics
Since the companys 1959 founding, Bunting Magnetics has led the industry in both durability and performance in its line metal detection, magnetic separation and material handling equipment as well as printing cylinders for several global markets: Recycling, food packaging and processing, feed and grain, plastics, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, offset printing, metal stamping, automobile manufacturing and more. Bunting magnets are also available at buymagnets.com. Bunting Magnetics facilities are located in Newton, Kansas; suburban Chicago, Illinois; DuBois, Pennsylvania; Redditch, England and Berkhamsted, England. For additional information, call 1-800-835-2526 or +44 (0) 1442 875081 or visit buntingmagnetics.com or buntingeurope.com. Follow Bunting on Twitter (@BuntingMagCo) and LinkedIn (Bunting Magnetics Co).