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Professional Development Meeting - The 5 Minute 5S Toolkit

November 01, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Crowne Plaza
14315 Midway Road
Dallas, TX 75244

Don't miss this informative presentation! 

The 5 Minute 5S Toolkit

Speaker - Mike Bell 

Global Operations, Supply Chain, and Procurement Consultant


Mike Bell


Mike works as a Global Operations, Supply Chain, and Procurement Consultant specializing in assisting clients with improving supply chain performance and reducing costs. He has led 4 successful Lean Implementations and has taught or led multiple Lean 6 Sigma Training Workshops.

 He worked at Hewlett Packard as the Materials Director, Director of Data Management Operations Management, CNX Div. Purchasing and Planning Manager, BCS New Products Supply Chain Materials Manager and as BCS Outsourcing and Contract Manufacturing Manager.

 Prior to working for Hewlett-Packard, he worked for Texas Instruments in various operations and materials management positions in the semiconductor and computer divisions. His responsibilities at TI included material planning and distribution; managing Quality Improvement Teams and earning a 6 Sigma Black Belt.

Mike graduated Cum Laude with degrees from St. Edwards University majoring in Business Management and Finance.

Mike has been an APICS member since the early '80s in locations like Houston, College Station, Austin, and Dallas, Texas. He has served on the North Texas APICS Chapter Board since 1992 and is currently serving as an advisor. Mike has also served on the APICS Terra Grande Staff, responsible for chapter development. He is/has been a member of other professional societies.

 Many of Mike's activities at H-P have been published in Electronics Purchasing, Purchasing Magazine, and Electronic Buyer's News. Mike speaks frequently at seminars and conferences and leads a Lean Workshop in several US locations.

 He is serving on the SCM Industry Advisory Board for the Supply Chain program for University of Texas at Dallas.

Mike is currently a Workforce Development Continuing Education Instructor for Collin College.

He is active in the community and other local organizations.

Besides enjoying his family and dogs, Mike enjoys yard work, gardening, swimming, golf, fishing, most water sports, running and motor sports.






$30.00 Members
$35.00 after 05:00 pm October 31

$35.00 Non-Members
$40.00 after 5:00 pm October 31

$10.00 Students
$15.00 after 5:00 pm October 31