September 27, 2013 — Plymouth, Minnesota — Unitron today announced the appointment of Chue Yang as Director of Operations for Unitron US. In this position, he oversees a broad range of operational processes at Unitron, including staff training, purchasing, inventory management, facility management, customer communications, product and process quality, recruiting and advancement, manufacturing strategies and budget management.
“I’m eagerly anticipating the opportunity to build on the great strides Unitron has made in the quality of our products and service to our customers,” says Yang.
“Working with my team and other colleagues at Unitron, we will strive to identify and implement innovative and effective ways to manufacture our products, expand into new markets and, above all, reinforce our customer-first focus.”
Yang joined Unitron in 1994, starting as an operator in manufacturing. In 1999, he became a lead technician, followed by his promotions to Manufacturing Manager in 2002 and Senior Operations Manager in 2010.
"During the course of his tenure, Chue has demonstrated that he’s not satisfied with the status quo,” states Steve Savage, President and CEO, Unitron US. “He possesses a keen eye for improvement and a deep desire for excellence. I’m confident he will bring new enhancements to our operational processes and strengthen our ability to meet and exceed customer expectations.”
A resident of Brooklyn Park, MN, Yang has earned numerous leadership and technical certifications from various institutions.
Unitron is a global company that understands the hearing healthcare business is built on strong, personal relationships. We work closely with hearing healthcare professionals to improve the lives of people with hearing loss. A member of the Sonova Group, Unitron has a proven track record of developing hearing innovations that provide natural sound with exceptional speech understanding. Headquartered in Canada, Unitron distributes its full line of hearing instruments to customers in over 60 countries. For more information, please visit us on the web at unitron.com/us.
Ann Marie Lang
Corporate Media Relations
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