Industrial Scientific (Pittsburgh, PA), a manufacturer of safety equipment, such as portable gas detection units, for use in coatings operations and other industries, has appointed Tom Cunningham as the vice president of global operations.
Cunningham will be responsible for operations, including manufacturing, supply chain, quality, manufacturing engineering, and operational excellence. He will be directly responsible for the Americas operation team and have some responsibility over the EMEA and Asia-Pacific operations teams.
Cunningham has a BA in physics from Hiram College, an MS in electrical engineering from the University of Virginia, and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is an ASQ-certified Six Sigma Black Belt and a Project Management Professional (P.M.P).