ENDICOTT, NY — The American Society for Quality (ASQ), Binghamton Sector, has awarded Mike Williams, Quality Engineer at Endicott Interconnect Technologies, Inc. (EI) with the esteemed Paul A. Robert Award. This award is presented annually to the section’s most deserving member for outstanding effort and dedication towards the advancement and recognition of quality principles, practices and values.
Mr. Williams is the ASQ Binghamton Section’s expert in supplier quality and willingly interfaces with other section members seeking professional development and networking in several quality related areas. Daniel Sniezek, ASQ Regional Director presented the award to Mr. Williams at EI’s Business Excellence luncheon in September, 2008.
Brad Van Brunt, VP of Quality at EI, praised Mr. Williams’ commitment to improving quality standards. “Mike generously offers his time to assist, educate, and develop best practices in supplier quality for his community and peers. He is a valued member of our quality team.”
About the Award The Paul A. Robert Award was established in 1965 to honor Paul A. Robert, a founding member of the ASQ Binghamton Section who later became the National ASQ President. Mr. Robert was a driving force striving for the advancement and recognition of quality professionals at all levels.
About ASQ The American Society for Quality, founded after World War II, is the world’s leading authority on quality. With more than 100,000 individual and organizational members, this professional association advances learning, quality improvement, and knowledge exchange to improve business results, and to create better workplaces and communities worldwide. The ASQ Binghamton Section provides pertinent information to local area companies and qualified professionals to enhance job growth in the area of quality services and innovation. Section membership spans a wide range of industries and businesses including services, medical, manufacturing and consulting.