M.S.I.S.E., CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD, CQA, CRE, CQE, ACPF, CPSM, CSSGB
Principal, TQM Works Consulting
Michael D. Ford, M.S.I.S.E., CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD, CQA, CRE, CQE, ACPF, CPSM, CSSGB is Principal of TQM Works Consulting, for which he is widely recognized as a premier provider of corporate training across a wide array of subjects. He provides innovative solutions based on 30 years of experience in retail, distribution, manufacturing, and consulting. His work history includes software implementation, business planning, inventory management, distribution planning and education. This includes a broad range of experience from ETO to MTS, as well as non-profits, service, and Department of Defense.
He has presented at over 350 industry events throughout the U.S., Canada, Japan, Nigeria, S. Africa and Australia, and has provided over 5,300 hours of classroom training. He specializes in delivering training that is “edu-taining” and as a result averages 4.7/5.0 on evaluations.
Ford is a 2016 graduate of Binghamton University, earning a M.S. in Industrial & Systems Engineering. He continues to pursue “lifelong learning for lifetime success” and has participated in over 200 professional development activities beyond his formal education, and has additionally acquired 9 internationally recognized professional certifications. He has also served on the review team for APICS CPIM courseware updates, and as an SME for the APICS Principles courseware updates.
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