CHARLOTTE, NC — Biesse America, a manufacturer of machinery for the wood, glass, and stone industries, recently appointed Avtar Tiwana to the position of key account project manager for Biesse Systems of Canada and the Upper Midwest of the United States.

Certified as a professional engineer, Tiwana brings 15 years of wood operations experience to his new role with Biesse Systems, and is a champion practitioner of operational theories such as Kaizen, 5-S and Six Sigma, according to Biesse..

“We see a need for established customers to have the benefit of someone with an engineering and manufacturing background, as well as a customer perspective of the industry,” said John Mauro, vice president, Biesse Systems. “Avtar will bring manufacturing philosophies deeply rooted and practiced in production management and merge them with the most effective turnkey systems in the industry.”

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