Chicago Powdered Metal Products names Wayne Spearman its new Director of Quality, CI and HSE

October 1, 2018

Chicago Powdered Metal Products names Wayne Spearman its new Director of Quality, CI and HSE

Wayne Spearman has been appointed Director of Quality, CI and HSE at Chicago Powdered Metal Products (Courtesy Chicago Powdered Metal Products)


Chicago Powdered Metal Products, Illinois, USA, has appointed Wayne Spearman as its new Director of Quality, CI and HSE. Spearman is said to be an accomplished manufacturing and quality leader, with a history of implementing strategic quality systems to promote company-wide excellence and safety, as well as long-lasting results.

Prior to joining Chicago Powdered Metal Products, he served as Plant Manager of GKN Sinter Metals North America. At GKN, Spearman is said to have gained many years of experience in implementing solid quality procedures as Regional Director of Quality and as Quality Manager. Before GKN, he held various quality positions in Sigma Stamping and Bing Metals Group.

Spearman is also reported to have been the driving force of for continuous improvement within GKN Sinter Metals North America as the Senior Manager of Regional Continuous Improvement. He also served previously as Manager of Quality and Continuous Improvement for Sigma Stamping and for Bing Metals Group.

“We are very excited to welcome Wayne into our team at Chicago Powered Metals,” stated the company. “We know that he will do an excellent job of leading the quality systems within Chicago Powdered Metal Products Company and will support us as we continue to strive for excellence in everything we do.

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