Mark Kasinec President & Founder, ChainRing Advisors

Mark Kasinec

President & Founder, ChainRing Advisors

Mark Kasinec has over twenty years of extensive industry and consulting experience, working with product and technology based manufacturing companies through various stages of the business life cycle and improving business performance through effective leadership. Currently, he is the president and founder of consulting firm ChainRing Advisors, which works to expand manufacturers’ executive bandwidth for middle-market companies and provides assistance with growth strategies, strategic sourcing and lean improvements.

Prior to ChainRing, Mark held a number of supply chain and executive positions at RW Beckett, an advanced manufacturing company in the heating components and electronic controls industry. These positions included Director of Administration, Director of Information Technology, Director of Sales and Administration, Director of Purchasing and Administration and Business Unit Leader. During his tenure with the firm, Mark championed mission-critical initiatives such as pricing-for-profit and customer equity, internal system start-ups, advanced products, greenfield insourcing and ERP system implementations at four Beckett companies.

Prior to joining RW Beckett, Mark was a Senior Manager with Deloitte & Touche LLP’s middle market consulting practice, where he specialized in helping manufacturing clients to improve their businesses through lean operations and business process redesign as well as ERP implementations and the development of shared service centers and strategic sourcing.

Mark received a dual degree from Miami University in Production Operations Management and Purchasing & Management. He is also a Honeywell Lean Expert and is certified in both Production Inventory Management (CPIM) and Change Leadership.