Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Broadsword Expands Automotive Supplier Capability with the Addition of Ross Timmerman as Senior Consultant

WATERFORD, MI - Broadsword Solutions Corporation (Broadsword) announced today that Ross Timmerman will be immediately joining the firm as a Senior Consultant.

With more than 18 years in the automotive industry as an electronics engineering design and management professional, Timmerman’s experience includes embedded hardware and software design, project management, process improvement and electronics manufacturing.  His broad experience, especially in the automotive supplier sector, adds additional capability to the Broadsword team. Prior to joining Broadsword, Timmerman worked at Johnson Controls and Visteon.

As a Senior Consultant with Broadsword, Timmerman will focus on assisting clients in the automotive, aerospace, defense, and federal government sectors using Broadsword’s AgileCMMI methodology, which is based on the industry leading Capability Maturity Model Integration, or CMMI.

“One of the things I am most excited about is that I will be able to take the engineering and process improvement knowledge I have learned and help Broadsword clients to improve,” said Timmerman.

"We are excited to welcome Ross to the Broadsword team,” said Broadsword's president, Jeff Dalton.  “He will play an important role as Broadsword continues to expand its presence with automotive suppliers and in the government, manufacturing, and IT sectors.  We welcome his depth and breadth of experience.  Ross’s passion and focus on business transformation and process improvement will have a significant impact on helping our clients achieve their goals”

About Broadsword Solutions Corporation

Broadsword is a Process Innovation firm that provides model-based performance improvement solutions for engineering and information technology organizations throughout North America.  Our tools and solutions are customized for each client and are based on Carnegie Mellon University’s Capability Maturity Model Integration. Broadsword is a CMMI Institute Partner that provides technologies, tools, training, appraisals, and end-to-end solutions for performance innovation in the automotive, defense, aerospace, and government sectors.

Broadsword has offices in Michigan, Washington, D.C., and San Diego, and can be reached at www.broadswordsolutions.com.