Vice President, Manufacturing
Vic Warren joined Aquion Energy as Vice President of Manufacturing in September 2014. Vic is passionate about manufacturing excellence and is working to develop and launch a lean manufacturing program, reliability-centered maintenance, and key performance indicators to drive the right behaviors on the Aquion manufacturing floor. He brings 25 years of technical and engineering experience in high-speed, consumer-goods manufacturing. Prior to joining Aquion, Vic was a plant manager and director of operations at Berry Plastics, where he improved profitability, site management, employee relations, and staff development. He previously spent 11 years managing machine design, plant engineering, and manufacturing for Proctor & Gamble’s Duracell Division and six years at Milliken & Company, a manufacturer of chemicals, floor coverings, and performance fabrics and textiles.
Vic holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from LaGrange College. He also has 10 years of hands-on experience in Lean Manufacturing.