Bill Remy is both an accomplished business executive and leader who is frequently called upon for his honesty, pragmatism and for his ability to leverage operational excellence for long term profitable growth. He is highly competitive, has a bias for action and strongly believes that speed wins every time. Bill encourages his organization and his clients to accelerate their capabilities for driving change, increasing flexibility, and incorporating responsiveness into everything they do.
Bill’s career expertise includes deep knowledge of operational performance improvement, site transitions, acquisition integration, new product development and supply chain management. He is respected as a credible voice for the management and improvement of organizations with complex supply chains and medium- to large-scale, multi-faceted assembly and test operations. His career experience spans leadership roles in operations, supply chain and continuous improvement in aerospace and defense, railway, industrial and agricultural equipment, technology and process automation.
As former president of Thayer Aerospace, Bill doubled revenue in six years, expanded into Mexico, improved profitability and increased inventory turns. He integrated the supply chain into a web-based pull system, consolidated divisions and implemented an ERP system. Earlier in his career, Bill held progressively responsible roles in operations including Vice President of Continuous Improvement at Invensys, Vice President of Operations at Learjet/Bombardier, Production Manager Lockheed Arizona Missile Facility, and Materials Manager at Allied-Signal Aerospace.
Bill holds both a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in Industrial Engineering from Oklahoma State University. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Pancon Corporation and on the Oklahoma State University /deans Advisory Board for the College of Engineering. He has over 25 years of leadership experience in general management and manufacturing operations.