Workshops & Events

The TMG 2021 Lean Six Sigma Certification program is now open for registration. This 7-month project-driven certification program includes 88 training hours that can be completed in-person/virtual in Hampton Roads, VA  over 12 days and is based on the ASQ Body of Knowledge. Class registrations include on-site plant tours, guest speakers, monthly tollgate reviews, TMG Master […]

AME Toronto has gone Virtual! Unfortunately, due to the global pandemic, we will not be able to gather together in Toronto for AME’s annual conference. However, AME has made it possible to join Joe Barto virtually when he delivers his World Class Presentation: Building Dream Teams to Accelerate Your Lean Journey: Heartbeat Leaders First. By following […]

On Tuesday, June 23rd, 757 Green Belt’s graduated from the “757 Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training Program.” Eleven Trainees from four local companies in the Tidewater Region of Virginia (“757”) area participated in this training including Fairlead Integrated (Portsmouth, VA), Howmet Aerospace (Hampton, VA) (Morristown, TN) (Savannah GA), Sumitomo Drive Technologies (Chesapeake, VA) and […]

TMG’s Founder and President, Joe Barto, along with Lynne Johnson of AME were interviewed by Supply Chain Now Radio on June 11, 2020. Watch the video interview below: Or listen to it on Soundcloud: Supply Chain Now · “Helping Manufacturers Share, Learn, & Grow: Joe Barto & Lynne Johnson with AME”   “High performing leaders […]

SPOTSYLVANIA, VA – April 1, 2020 – As we close out the first Quarter of 2020 and find ourselves amid a global pandemic, TMG is thankful to find ourselves positioned to weather this crisis, maintaining our support to partners across the country in a virtual environment, and sharpen our tools to come out stronger on the […]

DUE TO RECENT EVENTS WITH THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.   Join us on March 25th as a Special Guest of TMG to attend the Team Performance Improvement Workshop as part of the Local 757 Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt Training! Workshop Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020- POSTPONED Start Time: 8:00am – […]

SPOTSYLVANIA, VA – FEBRUARY 21, 2020 –  On Friday, December 20th, the first class of the 757 Green Belts graduated from the “757 Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training Program.” Nine Trainees from four local companies in the Tidewater Region of Virginia (“757”) area participated in this training, including Plasser American (Chesapeake, VA), Keller America (Newport News, […]

On January 28th and 29th AME SE Region conducted a two-day Lean Champions Workshop hosted by Newport News Shipyard. This was Kim Humphrey’s first event as the new CEO of AME. Her previous role at Newport News Shipyard was Supply Chain Management Manager, Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Development, and because of her efforts with the […]

2019 was another banner year for Arconic Engines and that is in part due to their commitment to developing great leaders with a Continuous Process Improvement methodology. TMG was pleased to partner with Arconic Engines and train and certify 78 Arconic Green Belts, several of whom went on to receive their ASQ certification. This consisted […]

On November 8, 2019, TMG Program Manager, Kevin Barto, conducted a 4-hour workshop at the 2019 AME National Conference in Chicago, Il. The workshop titled, Daily Problem Solving, taught the attendees fundamentals of identifying and eliminating process waste to attain more value-added hours throughout the day. As discussed in the workshop, it is the responsibility […]