honored Ron Moore with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the industry at the International Maintenance Conference (IMC-2018), December 12, in beautiful Bonita Springs, Florida. A self-proclaimed “hillbilly,” Ron is an internationally recognized authority on strategies and practices for manufacturing and operational excellence. His work has touched thousands and has reached around the world to companies big and small. As Terrence O’Hanlon stated, “In our community, Ron is our version of Juran. Our version of Deming.”

Ron is the author of several books, including Making Common Sense Common Practice: Models for Operational Excellence, 5th Edition and What Tool? When? A Management Guide for Selecting the Right Improvement Tools. He is currently working on publishing his next book, with the working title, A Common Sense Approach to Defect Elimination, due to be released Spring of 2019. For more information:

Thank you, Ron, for everything you have done for this industry, and from, thank you for your support and friendship. Congratulations!


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