Monthly Archives: February 2018

Innovative-IDM’s Culture Improvement Agency (CIA)

  • Dallas CIA 2018
  • Houston CIA 2018

Innovative-IDM's Culture Improvement Agency (CIA) is comprised of I-IDM volunteers who help steer the evolution of our culture through events, recognition, communication, new hire on-boarding and community outreach. They empower employees to act above and beyond the call of duty while furthering the adventure that we are proud to call our company culture. See below for a list of current agents:

Culture Improvement Agents Serving Region 1:

  • Carlos Arriaga 
  • Galen Derrickson
  • Cyrus Jahani
  • Omar Mediano
  • Anabel Simental

Culture Improvement Agents Serving Region 2:

  • Carolyn Brace
  • Edwin Catalan
  • Ed Hyer
  • Brandt King
  • Kevin Skaggs

FNG Shop Training

Posted February 9, 2018 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: IIDM Behind the Scenes

All of our new employees spend time in the warehouse and our manufacturing shop (as well as other departments) to learn the business from the roots. We continue to raise the bar on our training programs here at IIDM.  Looks like shop QC leader Carlos has added a “how not to” section to the training of our new hires, Nick and Tanner.

FNGs = Fantastic New Guys

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Sugar Mill Show

Posted February 7, 2018 by Pepper Hastings

Categories: Yaskawa, Yaskawa Drives

Big week for Mike Adams in Baton Rouge. Monday, he filled up an 18-seat class of customers for Yaskawa A1000 drive training. And on Tuesday and Wednesday, he spearheaded the efforts at the Sugar Mill Show in Baton Rouge. Adams is shown here with Ron Dufresne, Yaskawa rep for Louisiana and southern Mississippi (left); Richard Lewis, Engineering Manager Houston IIDM (middle).

Ron Dufresne ,Richard Lewis, Mike Adams

Ron Dufresne ,Richard Lewis, Mike Adams

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