May 7, 2014
Minneapolis-based KeyedIn™ Solutions, a cloud enablement company that develops specialized business applications for the manufacturing industry, has announced that Dave Lechleitner, director of manufacturing excellence and presales, has been appointed as a founding member of the Software Technology Council for the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl. (FMA).
The newly formed council is one of 17 volunteer groups comprised of industry subject-matter experts tasked with supporting FMA in its efforts to build strong, informative educational programs for the industry. The Software Technology Council will provide FMA members and the industry with information on current and evolving software technologies designed to improve quality and productivity in the metal fabrication industry. The council will deliver information through various means, including educational programs, conference content, expositions, and publications.
Lechleitner, whose initial appointment is for a two-year term, has more than 22 years of experience in implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) and shop floor management systems in custom, make-to-order, and mixed-mode manufacturing environments including machine shops, sheet metal fabricators, mold/tool and die shops, stampers, and wire formers/spring shops.