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David Hicks

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David has 13 years of experience in manufacturing and manufacturing software consulting. He leads Kaizen events to manage continuous improvement projects. He focuses on implementation, business process re-engineering, data migration, and system administration. He successfully deploys creative business solutions to end users throughout the organization, achieving rapid return on investment (ROI). He identifies opportunities to maximize network and system performance and integrates multiple dissimilar systems when essential.
Implementation Experience
David has successfully implemented software systems with a variety of manufacturing & distribution companies including some of these types:
•Aerospace / Aircraft – Airframe, Hardware, Avionics, Landing Gear
•Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM)
•Custom Plastics Fabricators
•Medical Device Manufacturers
Software Experience
David has successfully implemented and/or managed several software systems at mid-size manufacturing & distribution companies including: Epicor 9, Vantage 8, Vantage 5, E2, and Oracle (Manugistics).
Work History
•Quartz Group, Inc. – Managing Partner, Founded in 2010
•Doncasters Group Limited – Project Manager, 2008 – 2010
•Quality Thermoplastic Resins, Inc. – IT Manager, 2007 – 2008
•Integrated Energy Technologies, Inc. – Program Director, 2003 – 2007
•Rolls-Royce – Production Planner, 1997 – 2003
•Million Air – Line Crew Manager, 1989 – 1991
Education
Bachelors of Science, Aerospace Technology, Indiana State University – 1995