Instructor Biography

Fred Griffith, CPIM

Fred has extensive management experience as a key contributor in manufacturing environments utilizing state-of-the-art techniques in Production Management, Production and Inventory Control, ERP systems/SAP, Materials Management, Sales and Operations Planning, and Supply Chain Management. He posses expertise in strategic analysis/planning, process/productivity improvement, TQM, ISO, constraint management, JIT, Kanban and other Lean techniques.

He has held various management roles with Stromberg-Carlson, Siemens, Country Pure Foods, Andrew Corporation, and Sensus Metering Systems. Many of these roles involved training staff across the globe including in China, Scotland, Czech Republic, Mexico, Brazil, and India.

Fred has a BS in Business Management from UCF, is Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), and is a Certified Quality Auditor (CQA). He currently serves as the Director of Membership for the APICS Mid-Florida Chapter.