Dave Berge has been named the new vice president of operations at REO, a manufacturer of high-volume precision optical solutions.
Berge brings over 20 years of management experience in various high technology enterprises, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100 corporations. He is particularly knowledgeable in implementing lean manufacturing, six sigma processes and quality systems, and in the development of strategic supplier arrangements.
'In today’s highly competitive photonics market, it’s not sufficient for us to simply deliver a technologically superior product. Dave’s knowledge and experience will be tremendously valuable in enabling REO to widen our lead in all these areas,' said REO president Paul Kelly.
Prior to joining REO, Dave served as managing director at Delphi Medical Systems Peak Industries, a manufacturer of medical devices and life sciences, data storage and imaging equipment.