Date: NOVEMBER 9TH , 2017
Spitzer Conference Center, Lorain Community College
Price: $5.00 to ASQ Members!! ($10.00 for non-member guests)
Time: Dinner served at 6:00 PM, presentations/discussion commence at 6:30 PM
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Transitioning to the ISO 9001:2015 Standard while Changing the Culture of Quality

John Scheftic
Quality Professional, Manager, Engineer & Metrologist
ASQ Senior Member, Akron-Canton Chair


John Scheftic is the President of QUMAC Services; Quality Management and Calibration Services.  Mr. Scheftic was   previously a Quality Manager and Metrologist with Hydrotech Inc. where he transitioned Hydrotech to the new ISO 9001:2015 within 4-months and completed the surveillance audit the following year.  John  also successfully transitioned Risher & Company to ISO 9001:2015 following their initial ISO 9001:2008 certification, in 2015.  John   rewrote the entire QMS within two months and obtained their initial ISO 9001:2008 certification.

Mr. Scheftic’s work experience also includes Swagelok, Quality Engineer; Ramco Specialties, Quality Manager and Metrologist; PPG Glass Technology Center, QS-9000 Manager; Westinghouse EMD/ARD, Nuclear Division.

His educational background includes Penn State: EE & Electro-Mechanical Engineering – Westmoreland County Community College: Business Management – McCrone Research Institute: Polarized Light Microscopy – Ceramic Institute; Glass Technology / Ceramic Engineering – Allegheny County Community College: EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

John has chaired the ASQ Akron-Canton section since 2012 and led the transformation from near collapse to success.  He presented this topic at the 2015 ASQ World Conference on Quality Improvement.