Below is a brief biography of SetPoint's founder,
Russ has been an agent for dramatic, positive change at nine different
manufacturing companies over a seventeen year period, four companies as CEO and 5
companies as a
consultant with his firm, SetPoint.
Business Re-Engineering Experience
Sanken USA - Micro
Floppy Disk, Japan and USA
PF Industries - Aircraft
Ground Support - Boeing Licensee
- Full Turn Key Interiors Department Stores
All three companies became profitable during SetPoint
engagement. Sales at each company increased by at least 100%.
Sales increase in each case attributed to improvements in manufacturing
process efficacy created by application of Light and Agile Manufacturing.
Professional Job Experience
Owner, Aerospace Tooling Technologies - Aircraft Ground Support
Equipment Serving Commercial Airlines world wide.
Plant Superintendent, MIW (Boeing Subcontractor)
Shop Operations Manager, GE Jet Engine Group
General Manager, Evergreen Industries - Boeing Subcontractor
Research and Development Applied Physics, Geo-Physics - University of Washington
Tool & Die Apprenticeship (12,000 hrs)
Pilot, United States Navy
MBA, University of Washington
BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington
Attended GE’s Crotonville Learning Center
Manufacturing Technology for Advanced Machining Systems Boeing