Tools & Resources
The New Voices of Quality
Nergis Soylemez Sayed
Title: Continuous improvement leader.
Company: Thermadyne Holdings Corp., Denton, TX.
Education and applicable certifications: Bachelor's degree in electronics engineering technology from the University of North Texas in Denton, ASQ-certified quality engineer, achieved lean bronze-level certification, Six Sigma Black Belt.
Quote: "Quality professionals will become more effective and open-minded while resolving issues and implementing improvements as part of a global effort. Standardization has always been significant in developing the quality culture and systems. Within the next 25 years, we will see more focus on standardization as companies continue to branch out globally and as the need for standardized systems and common business goals arises."