David Powe has over 30 years of experience and expertise in implementing the philosophies, methodologies, and tools of Operations Excellence (OpEx). Prior to launching AIOPX Management Consulting in 2011, he held strategic leadership positions including Di rector of Manufacturing, Director of Supply Chain Management, Plant Mgr. and Project Mgr., with industry leaders in manufacturing, chemical engineering and financial services. Having led large organizations, David understands how to engage and energize tea ms, creating a culture of operational excellence. Since launching AIOPX, he has specialized in tailoring approaches to OpEx for small and mid businesses in numerous markets and industries. He launched the firstofits-- sized kind peer learning group for Min ority and Women Owned Businesses Th e Procurement Ready Roundtable.
David has an MBA, from the A. B. Freeman School of Business and a BS in Chemical Engineering, both from Tulane University. He’s a GE trained Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and Certifie roducing extraordinary results! d Business Professional by the Aji Network. David has worked closely with senior and line management of organizations of all sizes and in diverse business functions, both domestically and internationally
David is married t o his lifelong soul mate, Evelyn and they have three adult sons. He is a committed servant of our local community and supports many charitable causes through his church, the Rochester Black Catholic Coalition, the Knights of Columbus and the Rochester Rota ry. He is a dedicated networker and is past president of the Rochester Professional Consultants Network, current president of the Greater Rochester Black Business Alliance and Rochester Rotary vice president for School #8. In his leisure time he enjoys spending time with his family, watching and attending sporting events, playing golf and all forms of music.