Unlocking Company Growth: Technological Evolution and Automation with Matric Group CEO Rick Turner

What if the secret to your company’s growth lies not in more manpower, but smarter manufacturing? This episode welcomes a guest who has spent nearly three decades at Matric Group, witnessing its evolution from basic assembly to the adoption of advanced surface mount technology and automation. He paints a vivid picture of Matric’s journey, from dealing with multiple disruptions including trade wars, a global pandemic, and component shortages to leveraging cutting-edge technologies for production and supply chain management.

Richard (Rick) Turner, Matric Group’s President and CEO takes us into the future, revealing emerging trends fueled by geopolitical issues and regionalization. He addresses the challenges and opportunities these shifts present, focusing on labor availability and the potential for further automation. Our discussion also explores the company’s dedication to staff development through education and the increasing need for high-tech skills in the light of new technologies.

Join us for an enriching dialogue that uncovers the fascinating evolution of the industry and offers valuable insights into its unpredictable yet promising future.

Learn more about Matric Group at https://www.matric.com/

Like every episode of EMS@C-Level, this one was sponsored by global inspection leader Koh Young (https://www.kohyoung.com) and Manufacturing Autonomy Specialist CloudNC (https://www.cloudnc.com). Please also take a look at https://3dp4me.org/ and think about making a donation, Jason and his team are doing amazing work using additive manufacturings to provide hearing aids to people who can’t afford them. 3DP4ME is a US based non-profit, innovative tech startup operating in the Middle East with a focus on humanitarian solutions.

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