Melania Parada

Lean Six Sigma Manager, Termoencogibles S.A. de C.V. Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador


Melania leads a multi-functional team of 25 talented people driving the Lean transformation journey at Termoencogibles. This team implemented mora than 400 RIEs from 11 value streams, and quadrupled ROI from 2.4 to 10, while reducing unit costs by 15%, reducing the inventory at 50% & reduced production lead times from 3 weeks to 3 days across of one business unit. Even though Melania has over (19) years of continuous improvement experience and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt with a Lean Gold certification, she still considers herself a student in the Lean journey. With a B.S in Industrial Engineering and an MBA in Strategy, Melania has spent significant part of her career creating and improving processes. Her current passion is strategy deployment and applying Lean principles to create Innovation led growth. She has a family with two young sons, and they enjoy have trips together.

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Conference Chair's Message 

Joel Smith

This year’s conference is focused on making sure we are “continuing” our journey as practitioners. Whatever your level of experience, you will learn new concepts, new perspectives and network with the best in the industry.

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