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About the Author
Randy Kesterson has held executive level positions at General Dynamics
and Curtiss-Wright, with prior successful experience at Harsco Corporation,
John Deere, and at privately held Young & Franklin/Tactair Fluid Controls.
He also worked as a management consultant to organizations such as
Bank of America, Caterpillar, Motorola, Bank of Montreal, Ford Motor
Company, Milliken & Company, RJ Reynolds, and the Federal Aviation
Administration (FAA).
Randy serves as the Chair of the Advisory Board for the Center for
Global Supply Chain and Process Management at the University of South
Carolina’s Moore School of Business. He earned his Six Sigma Black Belt
at North Carolina State University/IES.
He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Operations
from Iowa State University and attended Syracuse University where he
earned his MBA with a concentration in Operations Management.
Randy and his family live in North Carolina.

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