OKAY Industries, Inc., a contract manufacturer of components and subassemblies for global medical device Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), is pleased to announce the promotion of Christopher Lahey to Director of Operations.
Christopher Lahey will now oversee the daily manufacturing operations at OKAY Industries’ U.S. facilities in New Britain and Berlin, Connecticut, implementing best practices and ensuring timely production of the highest quality precision components. He will also support production activities for the Company’s Costa Rica facility.
Lahey brings more than 25 years of demonstrated experience in automotive and medical component manufacturing. A member of the OKAY team since 2011, Lahey previously held the positions of Quality Manager and Director of Quality Assurance.
“We are excited about Chris’ transition to this new role. His background in quality assurance has provided him with a comprehensive understanding of our customers’ needs and will complement his forward vision for continuous improvement and operational excellence sought after by our customers,” said Sean Stowik, Director of Sales and Marketing.
“I’m truly humbled for this leadership opportunity at OKAY and I’m eager to work with our employees in strengthening the OKAY Way culture as we execute our mission of pursuing the highest quality outcomes,” said Lahey.