KMM’s Inspiring Women: Breaking Barriers in Manufacturing
The manufacturing industry has traditionally had a higher representation of men, but this has not stopped women from breaking through and leading the way for others. Two exceptional women at KMM have carved out successful careers in the industry, inspiring others along the way. This article will highlight their inspiring stories, achievements, and positive impact […]
Machine Shop Mastery Podcast: KMM Group’s CEO & President on Leadership
KMM Group’s CEO John Shegda and President Eric Wilhelm are featured in a podcast called Machine Shop Mastery, and the latest episode (episode 22) is now live!
Building for the Future: CEO Shares Progress on New Facility
In the spring of 2021, we set out to transform an outdated two-story, 100,000-square-foot building with good bones into an impressive state-of-the-art facility. We viewed the investment as a critical step toward securing our position as a globally recognized contract component manufacturer for medtech, aerospace, space exploration, and other high-tech mission-critical applications. So, we partnered […]
Shaping the Future of Manufacturing and Inspiring Next Gen Leaders
A new manufacturing era is on the horizon as Industry 4.0, the next rapidly advancing industrial revolution, knocks on our door. The emergence and increasing sophistication of connectivity, automation, big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and additive manufacturing elements are driving a shift that continually asks our industry to evolve and push the envelope to reveal […]
MedTech Legend J. Mark King on Trust, Mentorship and Results
Mark King is no stranger to the medical device space. He’s been a fixture in the industry for more than 30 years with leadership roles at many leading medtech organizations, including Tegra Medical, Clinical Innovations, AccuCirc/SafeCirc, Avalign Technologies, Argon Medical, Angiotech/AMI Holdings, Johnson & Johnson and Cardinal Health. We’re thrilled to welcome Mark to the […]
MedTech Expert Joins KMM Group as Healthcare Industry Advisor
Hatboro, PA: KMM Group has engaged with long time healthcare executive J. Mark King as their new Non-Executive/Non-Owner Chairman of the Board and Healthcare Industry Advisor. King will provide critical guidance, pertaining to the Medical Device Industry, to the senior leadership team to drive the company to achieve their strategic goals.
How to Turn Burnout into Takeoff
You want to talk burnout? There was a time that I hated working here. I gave and I gave, pouring in an unsustainable number of hours, only to have the company suck it right up and demand more. It was 2007, and I had come to the sober inclusion that my work lacked meaning – […]
How 100 Steps Changed My Life
I find it interesting how important learnings can come from the most unexpected places. For instance, I learned more about business, leadership, and life from my father on the dunes of Cape Cod as a screaming and crying, six-year-old then I ever learned from the consultants or coaches that I’ve employed since.
Inside the KMM Group Merger
At this point, most of you receiving this newsletter are aware that M&S Centerless Grinding and Meron Medical, have formed a joint-venture/merger with a machining company, KVI Group, to form a new group called KMM Group, Ltd. My new partner, Eric Wilhelm, and I have received much correspondence from our colleagues in the industry that […]