DGAP-News: Isola Announces New Global Leader of Quality and Operational Excellence

DGAP-News: Isola Announces New Global Leader of Quality and Operational 

DGAP-News: Isola Group /
Isola Announces New Global Leader of Quality and Operational

18.03.2014 / 15:00


Leadership Remains Committed to Continual Improvements in Its Lean Initiatives
to Best Service Its Customers 

CHANDLER, Ariz., 2014-03-18 15:00 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Isola Group S.a r.l., a market leader in engineered dielectric materials used
to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs), announced the
promotion of Ms. Janet Fromm to Senior Director - Quality & Operational
Excellence, reporting directly to Mr. Ray Sharpe, President and CEO. This
announcement follows the recent promotion of Mr. Michael Gastonguay to
President - Americas, who previously held this position. 

Ms. Fromm will be responsible for leading Isola's global lean and quality
initiatives to reduce costs, improve cycle-times and leverage best practices
across all of the company's worldwide facilities. Since joining the company in
2011, as the Director, Lean Leader - Americas, she has been instrumental in
driving a lean culture throughout Isola. 

Ms. Fromm previously worked for Freescale Semiconductor Ltd., where she served
as the Lean Deployment Manager, providing leadership in wafer fabrication and
the RF, Sensors and Analog business units. Prior to Freescale, she held
leadership roles at Crane Electronics, Triumph Air Repair and

Ms. Fromm graduated from Arizona State University with both a BSIE degree in
Industrial and Management Systems Engineering and an M.B.A degree. She
currently chairs the Valley of the Sun Lean Benchmarking Council and has worked
closely with TBM Consulting and Shingijutsu Global Lean Consulting. Ms. Fromm
is also a Six Sigma Greenbelt and Certified by the American Production and
Inventory Control Society. 

About Isola

Isola Group S.a r.l., headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, is a global material
sciences company focused on designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing
copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepregs used to fabricate advanced
multilayer printed circuit boards. The company's high-performance materials are
used in sophisticated electronic applications in the communications
infrastructure, computing/networking, military, medical, aerospace and
automotive industries. For more information, visit our website at

         CONTACT: Editorial Contact:
         Tiffany C. Zinn
         Global Marketing Communications Manager
         Isola Group
News Source: NASDAQ OMX

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