IQMS Regional VP of Sales Named Membership Chair on the Precision Metalforming Association California District Board of Directors
As membership chair, George Korn will lead the planning and implementation of programs to support PMA California District membership promotion and retention
PASO ROBLES, CALIF. – September 20, 2017 – IQMS, a leading manufacturing ERP software and manufacturing execution system (MES) authority announced that George Korn, regional vice president of sales at IQMS, has been named membership chair on the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) California District board of directors. In this role, Korn will lead the analysis of membership requirements and interests, as well as the planning and implementation of programs to support membership promotion, recruitment, and retention.
PMA is the full-service trade association representing the $137-billion metal-forming industry of North America—the industry that creates precision metal products using stamping, fabricating, spinning, slide forming and roll forming technologies, and other value-added processes. In the PMA California District, active members represent metal-forming manufacturers, as well as suppliers of equipment, materials, and services for the sector. The organization’s mission is to shape the environment of the metal-forming industry, leading innovative companies toward superior competitiveness and profitability.
“Metal-forming manufacturers in California and throughout North America are seeing a resurgence as more businesses put a priority on working with companies that can provide the high-quality products, faster delivery, and tighter collaboration required to compete,” Korn said. “PMA has been instrumental in empowering manufacturers with the skills to capitalize on these opportunities. I am honored to serve as membership chair on the PMA California District board and work with our members to help them achieve the agility to excel in today’s global market.”
IQMS uniquely combines ERP and MES functionality to give manufacturers a comprehensive end-to-end suite for running the business, backed by the real-time performance and scalability that companies demand. Developed specifically for mid-market repetitive, discrete and batch process manufacturers, IQMS provides robust capabilities for addressing strict customer and regulatory certification and compliance. IQMS achieves this by delivering traditional ERP functionality for accounting, sales orders, material requirements, inventory, and purchasing, plus extended native features for CRM, human resources, production scheduling, shop floor control, warehouse and quality modules. With offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, IQMS serves manufacturers around the world. For more information, please visit https://www.iqms.com.