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Jim Lee Congratulates Deanne Sparr on Her Promotion as President of SimpleQuE

Deanne Sparr Promoted to President of simpleQuE

October 19, 2022

Congratulations to Deanne Sparr, simpleQuE’s new President! Jim Lee, former President and now CEO of simpleQuE, is happy to announce the promotion of Deanne Sparr from Executive VP/COO to President.  “I hoped when I hired Deanne that she would one day be running my company,” said Jim Lee. “She’s that impressive of an individual with…

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ISO Annual Meeting 2022 - Discover

Key Highlights From the ISO Annual Meeting 2022 – Standards as the Accelerators of Change

September 27, 2022

Explore Global Challenges and Discover the Potential of Standards as Accelerators of Positive Change At the 2022 ISO Annual Meeting held last week, we learned the global market for standards continued growing at approximately 5% on average over recent years (even during the global pandemic). Standards exist in a dynamic environment where multiple driving forces…

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women in engineering by discipline

SimpleQuE Celebrates International Women in Engineering Day

June 23, 2022

Women have played an important role in all fields of engineering On International Women in Engineering Day, we recognize the important role women engineers have had in shaping the world. The chart shows the types of engineering disciplines in which women have chosen as a career path.  The first woman to receive a degree in…

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Simpleque celebrates 17 years anniversary

SimpleQuE Celebrates 17 Years of AS, IATF® and ISO Quality Excellence Made Simple

April 20, 2022

  SimpleQuE Celebrates 17 Years of Quality Excellence! In April our simpleQuE team celebrates 17 years of ISO consulting, auditing and training!  SimpleQuE was founded in 2005 with the mission of providing simple, effective solutions that are customized to a company’s culture and business complexity.  And since that time, we’ve assisted more than 1,000 organizations…

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SimpleQuE Congratulates Miyake Forging NA and Detailed Machining on ISO 9001 Certification!

April 13, 2022

  Another Success Story: ISO 9001 Certification These ISO 9001:2015 certified companies recognize the value of implementing and maintaining a Quality Management System. Congratulations from our team at simpleQuE to your team, we’re pleased with your success and to have provided consulting and auditing services along the way!  Miyake Forging North America Corp (Surgoinsville, TN)…

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SimpleQuE shines the spotlight on ISO consultant, auditor and trainer,

SimpleQuE Spotlight on Jim Bannan – ISO Consultant, Auditor and Trainer

March 24, 2022

SimpleQuE Shines the Spotlight on Jim Bannan, ISO consultant, auditor and trainer In the spotlight is simpleQuE’s ISO guru, Jim Bannan. Learn more about Jim, as he shares his life and business philosophies and see what makes him an excellent (and fun) quality management consultant. Thinking back over your career, what is the professional accomplishment…

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SimpleQuE Presents Advanced Air With AS9100 Letter of Compliance

February 23, 2022

SimpleQuE congratulates Advanced Air of West Palm Beach on achieving ISO 9001 and AS9100 compliance!  Advanced Air of West Palm Beach, Inc. has been fabricating custom replacement aircraft bushings, sleeves and out-of-scope nuts to support the landing gear overhaul industry for more than 35 years. Their customers include a wide range of military and commercial…

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Lessons from football

7 Lessons Businesses Can Learn From Watching Football

February 11, 2022

Watching the big game? As we approach Superbowl Sunday, here are a few takeaways that apply to any business. You’re only as strong as your weakest link Football is a team sport, and so is business. A weak link in the supply chain can be detrimental to a business that fails to assess supply chain…

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What It Takes to Be a SimpleQuE QMS Consultant

September 13, 2021

SimpleQuE consultants are an integral part of our team, carrying out our mission of service to each of our clients. By continually upholding the mission to provide simple, effective, and customized solutions, we have been able to guide more than 1000 organizations toward implementing and maintaining their environmental and quality management systems. In the video Deanne Sparr…

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SimpleQuE Spotlight – Deanne Sparr

September 7, 2021

  This month, simpleQuE shines the spotlight on Deanne Sparr. Deanne spent over a decade as a lead auditor with Smithers Quality Assessments before accepting the executive vice president position at simpleQuE. She has performed 2nd and 3rd-party audits for all sizes of companies in a variety of standards (ISO, automotive, environmental), in addition to previously operating her own…

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