Joe Iafigliola


Seeking a challenging leadership opportunity which can leverage my diverse business experience in custom, engineered-to-order, job-shop businesses. I’ve managed domestic and international operations which included proposal development and negotiations, engineering, quality, procurement, customer service, supply chain, production, and other support groups.

Work experience

Work experience
May 1999 - Present

Volunteer & Community Involvement

Big Brothers Big Sisters of NEO
Going on 11th year as a "Big Brother" and 4th year as a member of their Board of Directors. Have had the privilege of providing mentorship for 3 different "Littles" with weekly activities, meetings, and events. Past recipient of Big Brother of the Year Award and current Board Recorder.
Jul 2007 - Dec 2008

Director, Technology Center

Directed engineering & order fulfillment for service businesses which included custom assemblies, engineered-to-order product modifications, and nuclear (N-stamp) certifications.
1998 - 2006

Manager, US Operations

Rockwell Automation
Delivered high customer satisfaction results, cost-effective manufacturing, and operational support for US based locations. Company is controls manufacturer ($5B) and system integrator for engineered-to-order automation systems. Business grew from $75M to $150M.
1994 - 1998

Manager, Cleveland Operations

Rockwell Automation
Responsible for manufacturing, procurement, material control, quality assurance, and centralized design & drafting for Cleveland Operations. Rapid growth ($16M to $75M) of the systems business led to consolidation and construction of a new central integration facility.
1991 - 1998

Volunteer Instructor

Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland
Instructor for JA Applied Economics program at Greater Cleveland middle schools (8th Grade) for approximately 7 years. Courses taught were 8-10 weeks in duration.
1992 - 1994

Manager, Final Production

Rockwell Automation
Developed high performance work teams for 7 final production and test cells with excellent accountability and results within the standard products group at showcase pc board facility.
1988 - 1993

Manager, Materials

Rockwell Automation
Managed planning, purchasing, manufacturing, shipping, and receiving. Business volume during this time was less than $16M with the Engineered Systems Division considered as strategic in support of product groups.



John Carroll University