4Ward Consulting Group, LLC Welcomes Brian Horn

Originally published by: 4Ward Consulting GroupJuly 1, 2019

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Consultant expert with extensive experience managing multiple operations, including general management, operations, and design management​​​​​

4Ward Consulting Group of Stanwood, WA is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Horn to our consulting team. Having hands on management of multiple operations, Brian has a broad industry background in lean management and operations management. Brian's experience also includes working side by side with Ritsuo Shingo, Former President of Toyota China, to plan and implement process improvements. Ritsuo Shingo is considered one of the world's leading experts on manufacturing practices and the Toyota Production System.

"Bringing his extensive lean and operations background to our team, Brian will provide our industry customers with insight based on actual experience that will allow them to increase the productivity and profitability of their companies," says 4Ward Consulting Group President Ben Hershey. "Brian has made tremendous impacts with the companies he has worked allowing for a change‐focused experience that he brings and is needed in our industry." Brian's work will complement the growing team at 4Ward Consulting Group and 4Ward Design & Labor Group.

Brian will provide both lean management/manufacturing and operational consulting for customers. One of the specific skills Brian brings is the ability to improve business profitability through education and application of advanced manufacturing concepts that has been beneficial to several companies in the past and will allow 4Ward Consulting to provide the same to their customers.

"It is my distinct honor and privilege to join with the team of experienced professionals Ben Hershey has assembled at the 4Ward Consulting Group. The depth of character and breadth of expertise held by my colleagues is both exciting and inspiring. I share in their passion for education and the continual improvement of processes and look forward to helping our customers utilize world‐class manufacturing techniques to solve problems and improve the quality of their products and services."

We welcome Brian to our team and look forward to sharing his insight with our customers!

About 4Ward Consulting Group, LLC

4Ward Consulting Group provides consulting to the LBM, Structural Components, Millwork, Modular/Manufactured Home, SIP, and Lumber Mill companies among several other building industry‐based operations. 4Ward provides management, interim management, lean consulting, manufacturing, design, restructuring, operational, financial, and many other consulting‐based services to new and existing companies. You can reach 4Ward Consulting Group at info@4WardConsult.com and through our website at www.4WardConsult.com