VP, Strategy Deployment
In his role as vice president of strategy deployment at Valmont®, Wes facilitates cascaded processes within the engineered support structures (ESS) division. He also works extensively with the Lean certification training program, supporting and mentoring Lean initiatives at multiple domestic, regional and international sites.
Wes began his career at Valmont in 2014 as a corporate senior Lean coach, where he facilitated multiple Kaizen events for all segments of Valmont. In 2015, he was promoted to corporate operational excellence director, where he developed a global Lean certification training program and rollout initiative. A year later, Wes was promoted to senior operational excellence director for ESS, before becoming vice president of global operational excellence in 2017. He began serving in his current role in 2018.
Wes earned his BA in business from Doane University.