Attendee feedback, 1997-2004


"Outstanding seminar that provided me with real data to take back to my facility." Bill Jordon, Lean Manufacturing Manager, Stabilus, Inc., about the course on information technology for lean organized by the University of Dayton (2004).


"The seminar was very helpful in determining whether or not to start lean initiatives at our facility."  Michael R. Geis, VP of Logistics, Blum, Inc. (2004)

"I have spent numerous hours with Michel Baudin learning myself and have found his style to be straightforward and have also found his desire to teach deeply rooted in his heart. I have found his knowledge to be deep and well rounded."

Terry Mumaw, Manager, Aluminum Machining,  Honda engine plant in Anna, OH (2000)

"Very glad I made it here. I have placed great tools in my toolbox." Luis M. Garcia, Director of Continuous Improvement, Aerosoles, 2/18/00.

"The speakers have materials that could benefit many. I learned new concepts that we can use in our company." Bob Paquette, Raytheon, 12/7/99.

"The thought process was really going as you mentioned cells and organization! I got plenty of ideas." Jamie Larsen, Production Manager, Kool Star. (1999)

"Excellent ideas are presented in an easy-to-understand manner. I will use them immediately." Tony DiFruscia, HR director, Crane Valves. (1999)

"Over the past two and a half years, Michel Baudin has made a remarkable contribution to our operations, both by consulting on projects and by teaching his short but comprehensive course on lean manufacturing to my entire management and technical team. As our work statement doubled during that period, we were able to meet this challenge while remaining millions of dollars under budget, by applying the innovative concepts he introduced." David Bass, Plant Manager, Boeing Portland (1998)

"Excellent material and presentation." David Prigel, Allied Signal (1998)

"Talk on implementation was especially good." Chris Patzman, Korry Electronics (1998)

"Michel Baudin is flexible and tailors his presentation on the fly to suit the specific needs of the audience." Tom Berghan, Korry Electronics (1998)

"Very thorough, and lots of experience evident." Robert Moody, Litton Systems (1997)

"Everything I wanted to know, and more..." John Ryan, Binks Sames Corp. (1997)

"Instructor has a wealth of knowledge with real-life examples and applications." Dwain Snow, Colts Manufacturing. (1997)