Matt French Named East West MVP!

February 26, 2015 by Jennifer Catalan

East West Manufacturing continues to grow and our corporate values remain as important as ever. Each quarter the East West team nominates one person as the EW Most Valuable Person or "MVP." The MVP should be someone who exemplifies the East West Values and sets an example to all on how to live and work by them. The MVP winner receives his or her photo displayed in our "Wall of Fame" as well as exclusive rights to display the coveted MVP trophy award, in addition to a cash prize.

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Filed Under: Culture, Employee Appreciation

East West Manufacturing Welcomes Michael Risher!

February 12, 2015 by Jennifer Catalan

We are so excited to welcome Michael Risher to our I.T. team! Michael is currently working on getting his Computer Science degree at Perimeter College. We like to shine the spotlight on the new faces of East West and properly introduce them. Here are "5 Questions" with Michael to get to know him better:

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Filed Under: Culture, New Hires

East West Manufacturing Welcomes Yvette Lindesay!

January 15, 2015 by Jennifer Catalan

East West Manufacturing is excited to have Yvette Lindesay join our Accounting team as AR/AP Specialist! Yvette has a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Kennesaw State University and was recently the national billing analyst for a transportation and logisitcs company. Once again we're featuring our new hire here similar to our interviews with other recent EW hires, Eyu-Jin Kim and Agustin Guzman. Here are "5 Questions" with Yvette to get to know her better:

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Filed Under: Culture, New Hires

Happy New Year! An East West Holiday Recap

January 08, 2015 by Jennifer Catalan

We hope 2015 is off to a great start for everyone! As promised, we wanted to share a follow up post from the East West Holiday celebrations last month. Our day spent giving back to the community felt great and we hope we made a positive impact on those at the Belmont Village Senior Living Facility as well as for our "adopted" family! This year we had our day filmed by the wonderful videographer, Nathan Lee. Check it out below!

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Filed Under: Community, Culture, Team-Building

Spreading Holiday Cheer at East West Manufacturing!

December 18, 2014 by Jennifer Catalan

Each year during the holiday season, East West plans an exciting day around giving back to our community. Giving back is one of our core values and is important to each of our team members. Last year, East West boarded the Polar Express and spent the day caroling and shopping for our adopted family. We usually end the day with our annual Holiday party for the entire staff, though this year we decided to have break up our tradition into two separate parts. 

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Filed Under: Community, Culture

A Very Merry Un-Thanksgiving At East West Manufacturing

November 25, 2014 by Jennifer Catalan

If you enjoy good food, you'd fit right in with the East West Manufacturing Team! This year we celebrated our 2nd Annual Very Merry Un-Thanksgiving, complete with dishes typically not served on Thanksgiving day. Everyone got to bring in a dish of their choice, some home-made, others not, but all were very delicious! From garlic rolls to fresh salads, homemade meatballs to samosas, tiramisu to Oreo cake balls, we had one fantastic assortment of dishes to enjoy!

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Filed Under: Culture, Team-Building

3 Phrases to Never Say to Our CEO

November 06, 2014 by Andy Reese

In conversations with candidates who ask, “What is it REALLY like to work at East West?” my brain always defaults to a quick chat I had one morning with our CEO, Scott Ellyson.

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Filed Under: Culture

East West Welcomes Eyu-Jin Kim!

October 16, 2014 by Jennifer Catalan

Eyu-Jin Kim joined East West Manufacturing in September as Project Coordinator. Eyu-Jin took some time out of her busy day to answer a handful of questions about her new role and what she enjoys most about working at East West.

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Filed Under: Culture, Engineering, New Hires, Employee Appreciation

Is Your Global Supply Chain Quality Trustworthy?

March 27, 2014 by Jennifer Catalan

Wouldn't it be great for your company to be on CBS, ABC, USA Today, Time, CNN, and most local affiliates on the very same day? Absolutely! Unless of course the US Consumer Product Safety Commission just announced a recall of your product. Wal-Mart announced a recall of nearly 175,00 children’s dolls because the toys could overhead and potentially burn children.

That kind of press could kill your company in one day. The question to ask is: How do you ensure this doesn't happen to you?

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Filed Under: Culture, Business, China, Quality Control, Supply Chain Management, Vietnam

East West Values: James Loftin wins MVP!

February 25, 2014 by Jennifer Catalan

 

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Filed Under: Culture, Employee Appreciation

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