11 Sep FlashCo® Adds New Plant Manager for their Mt. Prospect Location
(Mt. Prospect, IL) – FlashCo Manufacturing, Inc. recently hired Jesse Peeples for the position of Plant Manager for their Mt. Prospect facility. Jesse joins FlashCo with over 12 years of operations and production management experience. He brings to FlashCo a focus on lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, employee production and material efficiency.
Jesse has a strong background in plant operations though leadership positions with Valspar, Nestle and Sara Lee. In addition to his plant management expertise, Jesse has extensive experience in strategic leadership, lean manufacturing, time study and production line balancing. Jesse has a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and he has held a certification as a Six Sigma Lean Green Belt since 2010.
“We’ve been experiencing booming growth at our Mt. Prospect location, and this position was newly created to keep up with the market demand,” says Eric Compton, FlashCo Director of Operations. “Jesse comes to FlashCo with a wealth of related experience and we are excited to have him on board. His experience and aptitude will help him lead the location in what we expect to be continually increasing levels of growth and expansion.”
Founded in Sonoma County, California, FlashCo has grown to five locations, and is one of the largest fabricators of roof flashings and accessories in North America with over 10 million parts made since 2000. FlashCo manufactures standard and custom flashings for commercial and residential roofing contractors and its flashings are sold through hundreds of roofing supply distributors located throughout the U.S. and Canada. FlashCo is committed to “Saving the Contractor Time” by providing quality, easy to install, long-lasting products backed by exceptional service with the highest level of integrity. To learn more visit www.FlashCoMfg.com.