Otis Announces New Director Of Operations & Welcomes New Product Development Manager
Lyons Falls, NY –-(Ammoland.com)- Otis Technology, manufacturer of advanced gun cleaning systems and accessories, names Harold Philbrick as director of operations and Parrish Lewis as new product development manager.
With vast experience in lean manufacturing, Harold has been employed with Otis for two years. Formerly the Operations Manager, Harold holds certifications as a lean black belt and a six sigma green belt and has over 10 years of continuous improvement experience.
Before Otis, he worked for three years as director of manufacturing for a tier 1/tier 2 automotive supplier and five years as a process improvement consultant.
He has helped organizations achieve record results in the areas of product quality, employee safety and operating performance while exceeding budget expectations in regards to savings and margin.
Parrish brings his new product development skills to the sales and marketing teams at Otis. His background includes brand management, strategic positioning, and market research and analysis. Parrish was product manager at Coleman, Inc. as well as product manager at Stearns, Inc. and product developer at Payless Shoesource, Inc. where he demonstrated success driving growth in targeted markets through the introduction of key product lines. Parrish’s background as former military with the Battalion Intelligence NCO, of the US Army will also aid in growing the military division at Otis.
“I would like to congratulate Harold as well as welcome Parrish to the Otis family. Parrish’ experience in new product development will help strengthen the sales and marketing portfolio while Harold’s lean manufacturing experience will support our efforts on the operational side.” says Len Nelson, Otis’ vice president of sales & marketing.
“Their combined experience in new product development and continuous improvement will grow our company in new areas while continuing our growth in existing markets.”
Otis Technology is known for manufacturing the most advanced gun cleaning systems available. The superior Breech-to-Muzzle design combined with unmatched quality has positioned Otis as the gun care system of choice with the US Military. Otis Technology is smart gun care.