DANBORO, PA, USA, July 20, 2017 â€“ Rocky Pinheiro has joined PennEngineeringÂ® as Global Vice President of Quality, it was announced today by the Company. Pinheiro will be responsible for driving enterprise-wide quality systems improvement, excellence, and evolution and will function as a corporate source matter expert with PennEngineeringâ€™s established quality teams in each plant and selling organization.
Pinheiro additionally will serve as a resource for the various implementations of third-party quality registrations, most importantly efforts to implement IATF16949, one of the automotive industryâ€™s most widely used international standards for quality management. He also will become involved with all forms of third-party compliance requests and will lead the Companyâ€™s Quality Metrics and Measurement and Global Sustainability Initiative.
Pinheiro has significant experience and expertise in the quality arena. He most recently served a Vice President of Quality at Acument Global Technologies, a multi-location global manufacturer of automotive fasteners. Prior to that, he led Lean Implementation for the six-site Detroit Medical Center and has held relevant roles over the years with Johnson Controls and Fiat Chrysler North America.
Pinheiro holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Management from Capella University, an M.B.A. from University of Detroit Mercy, and a B.A. Degree from Cal State Northridge.
Headquartered in Danboro, PA, USA, and founded in 1942, PennEngineering is a global leader in the fastening industry with technical and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe, and Asia supported by a worldwide network of authorized engineering representatives and distributors.
Leon M. Attarian,
5190 Old Easton Road,
Danboro, PA 18916-1000 USA.