Carlyle Crothers


General Expertise

                                     Carlyle Crothers is a professional engineer, graduate of Queens University. He has line experience as an R&D engineer, manufacturing engineer, product manager, director of new product engineering, and VP of operations. In a support role he has lead, and trained organizations in Lean 6 sigma, interpersonal skills, problem solving, and provided leadership coaching. He works in a wide range of industries from health care and finance to heavy manufacturing and service, with a splash of military and educational. Carlyle is known for his energy and enthusiasm.

Individual Areas of Expertise

  Lean / Six Sigma - Designed and delivered green belt training -Lead time reduction 50%

  Project Management- Problem solving - Risk analysis / mitigation

  Process Management - Cycle time down 50% - Burden down 35%  - Productivity up 30%

  Supply Chain Management - Reduced costs 60% - Increased inventory turns 50%

  Process Engineering - Received 8 process patents - Reduced design to manufacture by 50%

  Design Engineering - Lead design team - Electro mechanical precision measuring systems

  Facilitator Interpersonal training Problem solving - Executive energizers

  Develop Business metrics


Professional Background

  Chief Engineer Guildline Instruments

  Product Manager Nortel

  Process Engineering Manager Nortel

  Director New Product Introduction Nortel

  Consultant Zenger Miller

  Executive Atlanta Consulting Group

  VP Operations Champion Mortgage

  VP operations UltraVolt

  CEO Enterprise Excellence


Representative Clients

  American Express


  Eaton Transmission and Axle

  Mercy Health Care Bakersfield CA.

  United Parcel Service

  Consolidated Edison Energy Management

  Defense Supply Management College

  Sovereign Bank

  Bell Canada

  High Liner Foods

  Berkley/Los Alamos Labs



  Queens University, Electrical Engineering

  Six Sigma, Motorola University

  Master Facilitator, Achieve Canada / Zenger Miller

  Financial acuity, Nortel

  Project Management, AMA



  Board Member Wolfe Island Business and Tourism Association

  Instructor Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons

  Member Kingston Amateur Radio Club

  Member Wolfe Island Boat Club