Despite these unprecedented times, Fit-Line Global continues to operate as an essential business – and what we like to call, “a work family.” With everything going on, our work never stops; we continue to take measures to ensure the safety and health of all and remain dedicated to running all production orders and supporting our customers.
To that end, we’re proud to announce that Bob Stellflue has joined Fit-Line as engineering manager. We’re pleased to add his experience to an already world-class team and want to share more about his role below. Take a look below to learn a little more about Bob.
Bob will lead the engineering department in the development of new products. He comes to Fit-Line with a track record of success managing the design and manufacturing process to maximize organizational output. He is well versed in the methodologies to efficiently and effectively analyze product development, ensure optimal design, and prioritize data management to streamline workloads.
“In this new role, I plan to lead the engineering department toward new efficiency goals from concept to production by focusing heavily on design for manufacturability processes and implementing a new data management system. Executing new procedures as a team will be very rewarding – and our customers will continue to reap the benefits of the Fit-Line Global promise for a customer experience that is second-to-none.”
– Bob Stellflue
Bob has the education and hands-on experience necessary to apply Design for Manufacturing principles to optimize manufacturing functions. These will help Fit-Line to reduce costs, further improve quality and enhance our ability to bring new solutions to market on time.
In his most recent position with Associated Electrics in Lake Forest, Calif., as senior design engineer, Bob managed all phases of CPG engineering from concept to completion – including, but not limited to: R&D, design, prototyping, testing, sourcing, build, production, and commercialization.
Bob has designed and developed high-performance radio-controlled race cars in five racing categories. With the technical and engineering leadership needed to manage his teams, Bob has won four IFMAR (International Federation for Model Auto Racing) World Championship titles as lead design engineer and participated in an additional nine IFMAR World Championship titles in design collaboration.
The Fit-Line team welcomes Bob to the family and looks forward to him building on Fit-Line’s commitment to operational excellence and on-time delivery.
Please join us in welcoming Bob!