Southampton, PA Plastic tubing manufacturer NewAge Industries announces the appointment of Bill Keiser as its new Director of Quality. Keiser has nearly 30 years experience in the field of quality and is a member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) as well as an ASQ Section Chairman. Keiser had been an independent consultant for NewAge before becoming a full time team member in July.
"Bill has a wide range of experience in plastic extrusion and injection molding," notes Ken Baker, the company's CEO. "His skills will help expand the knowledge of our other team members, especially those on the Quality Team."
Keiser's credentials include ASQ certification as a Certified Quality Manager (CQMgr), Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA), and Certified Mechanical Inspector (CMI). He also sits on several ASTM (American Society for Testing of Materials) committees. Keiser's responsibilities at NewAge include overseeing all product quality processes, inspections, documentation, clean room certifications, and training, as well as directing supplier, distributor, and third-party audits.
NewAge Industries' business within its AdvantaPure® high purity products division is, and has been, experiencing good growth. The company wanted to be certain it maintained its quality standards for these products, which are used for pharmaceutical processing, chemical transfer, food and beverage lines, and vaccine manufacturing.
"It's critical that we maintain our quality levels with these items, as well as everything we make," says Baker. "People's lives depend on it."
For more information on NewAge Industries’ products and personnel, contact the Fluid Transfer Specialists® at NewAge Industries, Inc., 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966; phone 800-50-NEWAGE (800-506-3924) or 215-526-2300; fax 800-837-1856 or 215-526-2190; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
About NewAge Industries and AdvantaPure®
In business since 1954, NewAge Industries manufactures and fabricates thermoplastic and thermoset tubing and hose. The company offers one of the broadest product lines of tubing, hose, and fittings in the U.S., and its custom extrusion and fabrication services are unrivaled. NewAge Industries maintains an inventory of over ten million feet of tubing and hose and prides itself on same-day shipment of 98% of orders for its core product lines. In 2006, NewAge initiated an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) for the benefit of both its employees and customers.
The AdvantaPure division of NewAge Industries specializes in clean products for the pharmaceutical, biomedical, food, beverage, chemical, and cosmetic industries. All products are manufactured, stored, and shipped using the cleanest methods possible to ensure unsurpassed product purity.