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Our Management Team

John S. Borza, PresidentJohn S. Borza, PE, AVS, TRIZ MBB, President

Mr. Borza has been involved in creativity and innovation as an Engineer and Manager for over 30 years, concentrating the past several years in the area of Value Engineering and creative problem solving.  Mr. Borza earned a BS degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Michigan.  He is an accomplished facilitator and trainer who has successfully led numerous workshops in a variety of automotive product areas, resulting in significant cost reductions, improved products, and patentable innovations, and has trained hundreds of Engineers and Managers in creative problem solving techniques.  He is an AI certified TRIZ Practitioner, and his experience in design and manufacturing allows him to guide clients to identify the right problem to address, and build workable solutions.

Robert Stricker, MIBS, VP Business Development

Mr. Stricker comes to Value Innovation with over 36 years of experience in the Tier 1 Automotive Supply Industry in roles including manufacturing engineering, sales & marketing, program management, product engineering quality and product engineering budget planning.  He holds Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and Masters of International Business Studies degrees


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