MMI Textiles hires industry vet Zeledon as director of quality
Posted February 25, 2021
WESTLAKE, Ohio – MMI Textiles announced that Jorge Zeledon has joined the company as our director of quality.
Throughout Zeledon’s career, he has managed quality assurance, operations, sourcing and supply chain for brands such as Talbots, JC Penney, Macy’s, Victoria’s Secret, Limited Brands, Walmart, Target, Sears, Sam's Club and Kmart.
As vice president and general manager, he has led large teams in various parts of the world. An analytical expert, Zeledon has proven his ability to implement continuous improvement time and time again – increasing the profitability of each brand.
His specialties are quality assurance systems, sourcing of finished products globally and garment construction. This includes manufacturing, supply chain and distribution logistics.
Zeledon’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of Tennessee and Six Sigma Green Belt certification.
Zeledon was born and raised in Nicaragua. His parents moved to Mexico in 1979 during the Sandinista Revolution in Nicaragua and he's been connected with the U.S. since then. He has worked all around the globe and has developed a great reputation among customers and vendors, MMI Textiles said.
“Our team is thrilled to have Jorge as part of our fast-growing organization,” said MMI President Amy Bircher Bruyn. “His experience and knowledge of the industry will be a great addition. This is an exciting time for MMI, and he is a perfect fit for our team!”
Source: MMI Textiles