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Derick Lee Joins Cork Supply USA as Continuous Improvement Engineer


Derek LeeBenicia, CA – July 24, 2015 – Cork Supply USA is delighted to announce the hiring of Derick Lee as Continuous Improvement Engineer at their Benicia headquarters and production facility. Derick will help the company further develop their Lean Manufacturing, oversee ISO systems, manage nonconformance, and train staff. As an experienced Kaizen Event facilitator, he will lead seminars that emphasize a philosophy of continuous improvement in manufacturing.

Derick comes to Cork Supply USA from E&J Gallo Winery, where he most recently served as Technical Project Manager in charge of new products. Other roles at Gallo included continuous improvement team leader, chain sales representative, bottling line and cellar processing team leader, and packaging systems engineer.

Derick holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Cal Poly and has his Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification. He can be reached at [email protected] , or (209) 602-8952.

About Cork Supply

For more than three decades, Cork Supply USA, Inc., has been redefining quality through innovation, superior service, and expertise. The company offers premium closure products to the global wine industry, including natural corks, technical corks, Nomacorc® synthetic corks, Rivercap tin and polylaminate capsules, Sparflex wirehoods and foils, and Guala Screwcaps. In addition, CSU delivers traditional handcrafted, custom finished classic French and American oak barrels and Creative Oak alternatives from its state-of-the-art cooperage, Tonnellerie Ô.

See more at www.corksupplyusa.com



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