Florence, AL, September 16, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- OnPoint Manufacturing, Inc., a Performance HealthCare Products, Inc. company, today announced the appointment of Sophie Franken as President.
Ms. Franken has been the Vice President of the company since August 2014. Her additional responsibilities are effective immediately.
“Sophie has provided excellent leadership for our team at OnPoint Manufacturing over the past year,” says J. Kirby Best, Chairman of OnPoint Manufacturing. “We are a technology company that has developed a high tech system to manufacture quality clothing on-demand. Sophie is highly knowledgeable in both mathematics and design, a rare combination that allows her to effectively bridge manufacturing and technology.”
Ms. Franken received extensive training in the apparel industry in Europe and the United States. Her education encompasses fashion design, apparel manufacturing, pattern digitization, advanced software operation, scheduling, and training.
Ms. Franken is one of two people in the world who is trained to operate the sophisticated RBT System that drives the automation in OnPoint’s factory. She has expert knowledge on each step of the apparel process from design and product development to manufacturing. She produces outstanding quality and delivers exceptional efficiency to OnPoint’s revolutionary on-demand apparel manufacturing.
“We are very excited that Sophie has accepted the position of President," said J. Kirby Best, Chairman of OnPoint Manufacturing. "Sophie has built an exceptionally talented team and together they have achieved outstanding results over the past year.”
Born and raised in the Netherlands, Ms. Franken grew up speaking Dutch, French, German, and English. She loves exploring new cultures and countries through travel. Ms. Franken attended O’More College of Design. She and her husband reside in Columbia, Tennessee with their two dogs.
About OnPoint Manufacturing, Inc.
OnPoint Manufacturing specializes in Purchase Activated On-Demand Mass Customization of apparel. OnPoint has developed technically advanced manufacturing and distribution solutions for the apparel industry. Our factory model automates and integrates almost every aspect of the manufacturing process from order entry to delivery. The integrated components that are driven by complex software allow OnPoint to manufacture millions of unique SKU's on-demand reducing inventory costs and streamlining the whole supply chain. Founded by CEO J. Kirby Best, OnPoint maintains a manufacturing facility in Florence, Alabama, with headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee.
J. Kirby Best, (615) 330-2407
Sophie Franken, (615) 516-1259
Christopher Taylor, (615) 900-9022
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