Jim Quasey is responsible for production, manufacturing engineering, supply chain and quality functions within the Pittsburgh, Pa., and Shanghai operations.
Jim's career spans more than 20 years, beginning at Respironics in various leadership positions in quality assurance and operations. As the Vice President of Operations, Jim scaled manufacturing capabilities in North America and Asia Pacific as revenue doubled through both organic growth and acquisitions. In 2000, Jim became the Director of Global Market Operations at Free Markets Inc., present-day Ariba, Inc., and was responsible for operations in Pittsburgh, Brussels and Singapore. Next, Jim served as Vice President of Operations at Vocollect, Inc., supporting a four-year period of profitable, self-funded growth and a tripling of revenue. He went on to serve for three years as President, Vocollect Healthcare Systems, before joining Industrial Scientific in 2010.
He holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University, a master's degree in Industrial Administration from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University and earned certification as a Quality Engineer from the American Society for Quality.
Jim is a member of the Association for Manufacturing Excellence.