Jon Johnson Named Director of Manufacturing at Viracon Statesboro Plant

Viracon in Owatonna, Minn., has named Jon Johnson director of manufacturing responsible for staging, laminating, insulating glass and the box shop at the Statesboro, Ga., facility. In his new position, he will be focusing on workflow, quality and productivity.

Johnson has worked for the company since 1987. Through the years, he has held progressive leadership positions in Owatonna Manufacturing, including serving as the staging/frames manager for the past ten years. He is also a Six Sigma Green Belt.

"As we continue to meet growing demand for our products, we are excited to add 20 years of Viracon manufacturing experience to our team in Statesboro," says Bob Randall, vice president of operations at Viracon - Statesboro. "As we strive for continuous improvement at Viracon with emphasis on quality and service, we believe Jon's proven leadership will be a great asset across all production processes."

The father of two and an avid outdoorsman, Johnson recently relocated to the Statesboro area for his new position.