For Immediate Release
Omnex and AIAG Announce Global Training Partnership
ANN ARBOR, Michigan, June 13, 2006 - Omnex, Inc. and the Automotive Industry Action
Group (AIAG) announced today the formation of a global training partnership offering
Lean/Six Sigma training to AIAG members. As part of the agreement, Omnex will represent
AIAG in India. With offices in Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, and Delhi, Omnex has earned
a solid reputation throughout India as a provider of Lean/Six Sigma and automotive
Scot Sharland, AIAG's executive director, said about the agreement, "We are very
pleased that Omnex can offer these Lean/Six Sigma courses for AIAG, and we feel
that Omnex's involvement will benefit our members tremendously." Omnex President
Robert Halsey expressed his company's excitement as well: "AIAG has been at the
forefront of automotive industry improvement for years, and we are proud to have
been asked to provide Lean/Six Sigma training for its membership. We also believe
that our experience and our existing infrastructure in India uniquely suit AIAG's
desire to move into that country's rapidly expanding automotive industry."
More information on Lean/Six Sigma training offerings will be shared with AIAG members
in the coming months.
Omnex, Inc. is a business management solution provider to the semiconductor, high
technology, automotive, manufacturing, and service industries. Omnex provides implementation
consulting and training courses in subject areas ranging from APQP to Six Sigma
from its offices worldwide, and is dedicated to bringing together world-class talent
with local presence to deliver high impact expertise in today's global business
environment. Omnex Systems, an affiliated company, offers the Enterprise-wide Quality
Management System (EwQMS™) Suite.
Founded in 1982, AIAG is headquartered in the metro Detroit area. Its member companies
include North American, European and Asia-Pacific OEMs and suppliers to the automotive
industry with combined annual sales of more than $850 billion. A not-for-profit
association, AIAG's primary goals are to reduce cost and complexity within the automotive
supply chain and to improve speed to market, product quality, employee health-and-safety
and the environment. Additional information is available on the Internet at www.aiag.org.
Please contact Omnex with any further questions at 734.761.4940 or