Our Mission

Our Mission

Leveraging the convening strength of PMMI, the OpX Leadership Network is a dynamic community of manufacturing, engineering and operations professionals dedicated to operational excellence.  Through open dialogue between CPG manufacturers and OEMs, the OpX Leadership Network provides an exceptional forum where the best minds come together to identify and solve common operational challenges, and apply best practices and innovative solutions to the real-world context of manufacturing.

Knowledge
Knowledge & Innovation

The OpX Leadership Network puts you/your company at the forefront of new, game-changing approaches in manufacturing operational excellence. The OpX Leadership Network is about coming together to solve problems and develop new guidelines and protocols to address the complexity of today’s manufacturing environment. The OpX Leadership Network helps drive innovation and thought leadership and provides relevant, practical solutions, so companies remain competitive and the OpX Leadership Network participants build their knowledge base.

collaboration
Collaboration & Connections

The OpX Leadership Network helps companies accelerate operational excellence. Engagement with the OpX Leadership Network maximizes the return on time and resources invested because it addresses some of the thorniest issues in manufacturing today. Establishing common language reduces ambiguity and enables smarter purchase decisions. With practical input from OEMs, the OpX Leadership Network influences equipment criteria and design, which helps CPGs adapt to change and get to market faster.

Operational Excellence
Operational Excellence Outcomes

The OpX Leadership Network helps companies accelerate operational excellence. Engagement with the OpX Leadership Network maximizes the return on time and resources invested because it addresses some of the thorniest issues in manufacturing today. Establishing common language reduces ambiguity and enables smarter purchase decisions. With practical input from OEMs, the OpX Leadership Network influences equipment criteria and design, which helps CPGs adapt to change and get to market faster.

3M Giorgio Foods Musco Olives
Abbot Nutrition GMA NBTY
ACH Foods GSK Nestle Prepared Foods
ADCO Heinz Nestles
Amalgamated Sugar Hersheys NSF
AMI Hillshire Brands O’Brien & Gene
Amway Hosokawa Olam
Arpac IFSH P&G
B & R Interbake Foods Pearson Pkg
BIC Interlox Pepperidge Farm
Big Heart Pet Inventure PepsiCo
Black & Decker J M Smucker Post Foods
Bosch Johnsonville Pressed Juicery
Boston Beer Just Born ProMach
Buhler Kellogg Company PTL
Bush Bros Key Change R A Jones
BWDG Key Technology, Inc. Sargento
Campbell's Keystone Foods Schneider Equipment
Cargill Kliklok Woodman Schwan’s Global Supply Chain
Chobani Kollmorgen Scotts
Clorox Kraft Sherwin Williams
Coca Cola Kroger Siemens
Colgate-Palmolive Land O’ Frost Signature Brands
ConAgra Foods Land O’Lakes SMC
DCI Leprino Smithfield
DelMonte L’Oreal Snyder’s-Lance
Diageo Maple Leaf Foods SPX
Diamond Foods Mars Petcare Sugar-Creek
Ecolab Marzetti Sunny Delight
ES3 McCormick Sunopta
FDA Mead Johnson Nutrition Sylvania Osram
Frito Lay Medtronic Tetra Pak, Inc.
Furmano Mettler-Toledo Safeline Unilever
GE Merck Utz Quality Foods
General Mills MOM Brands Whitewave

 

Meet the Team

Stephen Schlegel
Stephen Schlegel
Managing Director
OpX Leadership Network
Stephen Perry
Managing Director
OpX Leadership Network
Tom Egan
VP, Industry Services
PMMI
Bryan Griffen
Director, Industry Services
PMMI