Presenting PolyOne, the 2010 IQPC North American Best Start Up Program Winner

Genna Weiss

In this Profit through Process podcast, Genna Weiss of Six Sigma IQ speaks with Thomas Kedrowski, Senior Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain for PolyOne Corporation, who discusses how PolyOne launched its global Lean Six Sigma program and achieved award-winning recognition at IQPC’s 2010 North American Process Excellence Awards in the Best Start-Up Program category.

You will hear how PolyOne’s actively engaged leadership team, robust communication plan, and talent management strategy all contributed to the success of the organization’s Lean Six Sigma program and enabled the organization to gain an edge in this year’s Process Excellence Awards competition. Kedrowski also highlights how PolyOne has leveraged Lean Six Sigma to listen to the voice of its customers in driving better on-time delivery performance and better quality of its products. You will also hear how the process improvement methodology has been able to improve the pure financials of the organization.