RD Industries Announces New Director of Quality and Vice President of Global Sales
Left: Stewart Auger, Right: Scott Neuhalfen

RD Industries has named Scott Neuhalfen as Director of Quality. Scott will manage RD Industries Quality department and will be responsible for all aspects of the production process including working directly with manufacturing and suppliers to ensure that the highest quality standards and process are in place to meet customer satisfaction.

Mr. Neuhalfen’s primary focus is on enhancing the current technology applications to continue to lead the industry in value and client satisfaction. His extensive knowledge and ability to facilitate the use of continuous improvement tools for solving problems and corrective action processes will accelerate the ability to focus on growth initiatives.

He brings a passion for helping people understand the real cost of quality along with 10-years of experience in quality control, leadership, product development and manufacturing from his work with Schneider Electric. Scott will report to Bill Hancock, Vice President of Operations and will work across all departments to celebrate the team’s success.

Scott is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and is a certified Black Belt, and Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) expert through Lean Six Sigma. He also follows the Statistical Process Control (SPC) method for quality control.

RD Industries is excited to have Scott Neuhalfen leading the team in the development and implementation of all the key quality standards and metrics.

RD Industries also announced the promotion of Stewart Auger to the position of Vice President of Global Sales. In this role, Mr. Auger will lead the company’s strategies for expansion into new international regions, further develop the United States and Canada markets, and serve as a vital member of the management team.

Mr. Auger joined RD Industries in June 2017 as the Vice President of International Sales. In his short time with RD Industries, Auger, and his teams have expanded the global sales footprint along with driving customer satisfaction and he has served as a trusted advisor to the management team.

During a 10-year career at Nordson EFD, Mr. Auger held numerous sales, operations and leadership positions from the European headquarters in the United Kingdom. His 25 years of experience span across a variety of roles in finance, sales, project management and customer service where he innovated new go to market strategies focused on new customer acquisition and customer excellence.

“It is my extreme pleasure to announce the promotion of Stewart Auger to Vice President of Global Sales. Since joining the RD Industries Team, Stewart has made numerous positive changes and is always seeking ways to help our customers reduce the risk of workplace spills, accidents, and injuries to improve safety within their organization. His extensive knowledge and desire to contribute to our core values are a win for both RD Industries and our customers,” said Tim McAllister, Chief Revenue Officer.

Mr. Auger served for eight years as a chairperson for a Board Chairperson for a local business estate, providing management support to its property management company. He also served three years as a volunteer Parent Governor for his school-age children.