With over half a century of business transformation, operations leadership, and executive search experience, our principals are exceptionally qualified to help our clients find, assess and recruit Lean & Six sigma leadership talent. Our key principals have held senior-level director, VP and Lean Six Sigma positions in manufacturing, distribution and service-based Fortune 500 companies. Our principals are Six Sigma Master Black Belt and Lean trained by globally recognized industry leading companies and have real-world, practical experience in their application. As a result, we are uniquely qualified to serve as trusted advisors to both our clients and candidates.
Our key principals have managed global operations and led key transformation initiatives in Eastern Europe, Western Europe, North America and throughout Asia. Our principals, with their global perspective, understand what it takes to find, assess and recruit Lean & Six Sigma talent for companies to succeed in today’s global economy. As true Continuous Improvement practitioners and subject matter experts in the recruitment of Lean, Six Sigma and Operational Excellence transformation talent, our firm has been featured in leading industry trade magazines such as: Quality Progress, Quality Digest and IndustryWeek.
Timothy Noble is the president & managing partner of The Avery Point Group. Mr. Noble has almost 30 years of executive leadership experience in business transformation, manufacturing, supply chain management, distribution, and executive search. Throughout his career he has been consistently promoted and has held senior level executive band roles in major Fortune 500 companies like General Electric (GE) and The Stanley Works (SWK). As a GE trained Master Black Belt and Shingijutsu trained Lean executive, Mr. Noble has extensive transformation experience applying Lean and Six Sigma globally.
Yvonne Hite is a principal and partner at The Avery Point Group. Ms. Hite has almost 30 years of executive level leadership experience in manufacturing, financial services, Lean Six Sigma, and executive search. Throughout her career she has been consistently promoted and has held senior level executive roles in major Fortune 500 companies like General Electric (GE), Bank of America (BAC) and The Stanley Works (SWK). As an ASQ Certified Quality Engineer, ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, Bank of America Certified Master Black Belt, and Shingijutsu trained Lean executive, Ms. Hite has extensive experience leading Lean and Six Sigma transformation initiatives on a global scale. Ms. Hite was also one of GE Lighting’s first female Executive Band plant managers in its over one-hundred-year history.