SimpleQuE Names Shirley Kennedy As New Marketing Manager

10923500_892081417488786_8006649969170500256_nShirley Kennedy has been named Program and Marketing Manager at SimpleQuE, a full service ISO consultant servicing the Aerospace, Automotive, Laboratory, Manufacturing and Service sectors.  Previously Kennedy was the Program Manager for SimpleQue where she developed strategies and established connections between simpleQuE’s team of quality management system experts and their clients in order to ensure optimal project coordination and completion. Continue reading “SimpleQuE Names Shirley Kennedy As New Marketing Manager”

The Significance of STEM and simpleQuE

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There are many benefits to attending conferences within our evolving industry. From networking with professionals to gaining knowledge on trending topics, it is pertinent we remain the leaders in providing effective management solutions that make certification obtainable and sustainable. Continue reading “The Significance of STEM and simpleQuE”

SimpleQuE Spotlight – Don Milinkovich


This month’s simpleQuE spotlight features our director and consultant/auditor, Don Milinkovich. Don has been with our company since 2012 performing consulting, auditing and training for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO/TS 16949, and has an impeccable attention to detail. Don is certified by Exemplar Global (No. 129924) as both a QMS and an EMS Principal Auditor.  A Registered Professional Engineer with the State of Ohio (PE-42496), he is also a six-sigma black belt.

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The Future is So Bright!


Our simpleQuE summer has kicked off and we want to share our bright future with you!

Click on the simpleQuE Linkedin profile and follow our page. You will be entered to win the simpleQuE summertime giveaway which includes designer shades of your choice, and a battery pack that will keep you charged up wherever your summer travels take you.


The drawing will be held on June 5, 2015 and winners will be announced via the simpleQuE social networks.

Ready for Lift-off!

16429259005_e12a49eb23_zGuest post by Shirley Kennedy, simpleQuE Program Manager.

Last month while representing simpleQuE at the 43rd Space Congress in Cape Canaveral, FL, I couldn’t help but be inspired by the innovators, entrepreneurs, visionaries and astronauts who are changing the face of human spaceflight. This 3-day conference included a range of topics from space exploration and aviation to emerging technology and the need for disruptive innovation, as well as manufacturing and support industries and infrastructure. Continue reading “Ready for Lift-off!”

It’s Time to Celebrate: ISO 9001 Certification Audit with No Findings

Pictured from left to right: L to R are Mark Similao, sales manager; Rich Lykin, manager of technical sales/support; Jay Wang, operations director
Pictured from left to right: L to R are Mark Similao, sales manager; Rich Lykin, manager of technical sales/support; Jay Wang, operations director

Golden Promise Equipment (GPE) manufactures flow meters and pumps for a wide variety of industries. Located in New York with a factory in New Jersey, GPE aims to sell quality products to distributors, agencies as well as end users worldwide. Their products are varied and diverse and can be used across several businesses including, but not limited to, oil and gas, food and beverage, chemical, and shipbuilding industries. When it was time to conduct their ISO 9001 certification audit, they turned to simpleQuE due to efficiency and mastery of the certification process. Continue reading “It’s Time to Celebrate: ISO 9001 Certification Audit with No Findings”

Making ISO a Fit for Cybex International

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When commercial fitness equipment company, Cybex International, decided to move into the physical therapy market, management realized that ISO certification would be a real benefit to the business.

What they did not realize was the scope of the task as they struggled to bring two domestic and one international manufacturing site into compliance with ISO 9001 standards. The organization was unfamiliar with ISO terminology and definitions, and bringing in a consultant only muddied the water further. That is, until they brought the ISO-muscle of simpleQuE to the table. Continue reading “Making ISO a Fit for Cybex International”