R.E.V.V. Founder, Principal, Account Executive
Branco provides management consulting and comprehensive training
to a wide variety of industries and enterprises. His forte is
development of the Lean Enterprise. Ken guides organizations to
significant, measurable improvement in productivity, quality,
lead time and customer service. He has nearly 30 years of business
experience, encompassing engineering, information systems, leadership,
training and consulting. Ken’s focus is on client success
through self-sufficiency. He has successfully trained, facilitated,
and/or managed well over two hundred teams, from senior management
to the shop floor.
of Practice (Creating the Lean Enterprise)
- Lean assessment,
transformation plan development.
- Plant and
Office layout for flow.
- Work analysis,
line balancing, constraint identification and removal.
- Process redesign
and implementation (total value system).
- Setup reduction
for flexibility and flow.
- Lean materials
and knowledge (replenishment, supply chain).
- Individual and organizational development toward the Lean Enterprise.
Education and Training
University of Massachusetts at North Dartmouth
Management, APICS Certified
Based Management, Boston Consulting Group
Quality, Philip Crosby Quality College
Systems Design, OSD Alliance
Manufacturing, Spectrum Management Group
Career Highlights (most recent 18 years)
- Founder and
Principal, R.E.V.V. International (1992-Present)
Consultant, Time Based Management, ABB (90-91)
Manufacturing Systems, Combustion Engineering (89-90)
Integrated Programs, Motorola Codex (86-88)
Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Codex (83-86)
- Bubble Bursting
(Article, Executive Excellence (May 1996)
Building High Performance Organizations (1996)
- Making Traffic
Flow I and II: Implementing Lean Businesses
(Articles Valve Magazine, Fall/Winter 2000)
Production and Inventory Control Society
Business and Industry Association
International delivers comprehensive
consulting and training to a wide variety of industries
and enterprises implementing Lean Enterprise.