Chad ChampineKettering student Chad Champine,owner and Chief Executive Officer of GlobaLean, LLC, has received a $3,100 grant from the Kettering Entrepreneur Society to attend the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification course Oct. 29 - Nov. 2 at the University of Michigan Engineering. Lean focuses on improving a process by reducing waste, and Six Sigma typically uses statistical mathematical models to improve efficiency, customer satisfaction, and the bottom line by reducing variation.  Champine said this is a great opportunity for GlobaLean to gain additional accreditation for the advancement of the company and further legitimize its efforts in the Healthcare Industry. 

Read more on GlobaLean in a Flint Journal story from earlier this summer.