Jose has spent the better part of his 35-year career ensuring manufacturing excellence in one way or another. In 2018 he joined SI Jacobson as Director of Supply Chain, where his focus is on the selection of manufacturing sites across the globe that meet SIJ’s standards for quality, and managing those relationships ongoing to ensure maximum performance. Previous to SIJ, Jose worked as Vice President of Quality and Reliability at Zenith Electronics, Director of Quality at Positronics Industries, Director of Operations with Pulse Engineering, and as Managing Director for both Case Logic and Hedgren Asia Pacific regions. Jose earned a Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics from Drury University in Missouri and holds SPC and ISO 9000 certifications. Outside of work Jose enjoys reading, especially earth science and astronomy, and history and science fiction.