David Penney is a Senior Consultant for Procept Associates Ltd based in Prince Edward Island. He has over 30 years of experience managing projects and operations in such companies as FCI Electronics (second largest manufacturer of electronics connectors in the world), where, as plant manager and project manager, he used CAD software to design the layout of a new 13,000 sq. ft. building, and supervised the move to the new building; Seaman's Beverages, (bottler of Pepsi Cola & Canada Dry in PEI) where, as plant manager and project manager, he managed a 14,000 sq ft multi-million dollar building expansion and production line upgrade and led the plant to several first-place quality awards; Pepsi Cola, Toronto, (largest Pepsi Cola Bottling and Canning Plant in Canada); Coca Cola, Roanoke, USA (second largest Coca-Cola bottling plant in North America) where he was Materials Manager supplying 17 satellite plants in 3 states; and at Coca Cola, Newfoundland, where he set-up and managed a plant for producing plastic bottles. While in the latter firm, he was also Credit Manager, Quality Manager, and Production Manager. He also has management experience in the wholesale and retail food industry.
He uses his superior software skills to instruct in Microsoft Project and in project management applications of Microsoft Office, and he instructs Managing Project Risk for university and corporate clients.
David holds a B.Sc. and an Engineering Diploma from Memorial University and is a graduate of the Canadian Armed Forces School of Military Engineering. His certifications include ASQ Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE), Certified Engineering Technologist (CET), Certified Plastics Technologist (CPlasT), and Power Engineer. He is certified to deliver Myers-Briggs facilitation. He is a Project Management Professional.
David is a member of the Project Management Institute, active in the new PEI potential chapter. He has been very active in his memberships: Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, American Society for Quality, and Institute of Industrial Engineers.
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