Tubelite Inc. has named Dean Seger as vice president of integrated supply chain in Walker, Mich. Reporting directly to company president Steve Green, Seger’s focus will be on manufacturing, quality and logistics for Tubelite’s six manufacturing sites.
“We are very excited to have Dean join our team. As we continue to grow, his knowledge and experience will prove invaluable to contributing to our commitment to quality and dependability,” says Green.
Seger joins Tubelite with more than two decades of operations leadership, most recently coming from Western Window Systems. He began his career there as the continuous improvement director before being promoted to vice president of manufacturing, then to his most recent position as vice president of operations. In this position, he implemented lean manufacturing principals for labor- and cost-savings, and drove new product development that resulted in significant annual revenue growth, according to the company.
Previously, Seger was the quality control manager at structural steel fabricator Schuff Steel Co. Prior to this, he served as a project manager at renewable energy developer Stirling Energy Systems. Early his career, Seger also worked at John Deere’s agricultural, construction, forestry and commercial and consumer equipment divisions as part of the engineering and continuous improvement teams.