Carl Klebe wins Clemson IE alumni of the year award
- April 2004
|During his 40-year career, Mr. Carl Klebe a graduate of the Clemson IE program has worked on everything from application of plastics to replace metals as structural components in consumer products to integrating engineering documentation with manufacturing planning and execution systems. Under his leadership, as Vice President of Operations for Ryobi Manufacturing his team developed new products and manufacturing processes.||
In his current role as a management consultant, he focuses on supply chain and lean manufacturing, and looks for opportunities to translate lessons in manufacturing to service segments of the economy. Engineering projects include major purchases of automation, injection molding, motor winding and CNC machining equipment as well as the implementation of major IT systems. Klebe’s Clemson IE connections remain strong. He is currently serving his 12th year as a member of Clemson’s Industrial Engineering Industry Advisory Board.