Chris Edgmon

Director Of Operations at QualiTech

Chris Edgmon has extensive experience in operations and management roles. Chris is currently serving as the Director of Operations at QualiTech. Prior to this, they worked as the Vice President of Operations at Apex International Mfg, Inc., where they managed operations for a $200M organization with two plants, three warehouses, and over 400 employees. Chris also served as a Plant Manager at the same company, where they successfully implemented Lean methodologies to increase productivity and introduced new safety procedures to reduce the OSHA incident rate.

Before joining Apex International Mfg, Inc., Chris worked as a General Supervisor/Plant Manager at EVRAZ North America, overseeing rail operations and leading a team of supervisors and workers. Chris also served as the Operations and Manufacturing Manager at Anthro Technology Furniture, where they led manufacturing and operations while driving process improvement initiatives and managing the safety program.

Earlier in their career, Chris worked as a Welding/Production/Quality Supervisor at EVRAZ North America, where they implemented automated weld lines to improve weld speed and reduce defects. Chris was also responsible for commissioning a spiral plant and training a large number of employees.

Chris began their career as a Shift Manager at AK Steel Corporation, where they introduced Lean methodology and fostered cross-functional collaboration.

Overall, Chris Edgmon has a strong background in operations, management, Lean methodologies, and safety procedures, with impressive achievements in revenue generation, productivity improvement, and employee training and development.

Chris Edgmon attended Growing Faith Christian Academy for high school, where they studied General Studies. There is no information available regarding the specific years they attended this institution. Additionally, Chris Edgmon has obtained several certifications, including the 10crf50 appB/NQA-q Nuclear Quality Audit Certification from NQA, the Discipline and Discharge Certification from CSW, and the ESAB Certified Welding Supervisor Training Certification from ESAB. The exact dates of obtaining these certifications are not provided.


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  • Director Of Operations

    January, 2022 - present

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