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Ronald W. Shimanek Edit Profile

quality director

Ronald W. Shimanek, American quality director. Achievements include development of first digital frequency synthesized automobile receiver and patent for Electronic Indicator. Treasurer Montessori Children's House, Kokomo, 1974-1992; president Kokomo Photo Guild, 1984-1992. Member Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

Shimanek, Ronald W. was born on June 29, 1945 in Algoma, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Wenzel J. and Viola M. (Massart) Shimanek.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with honours, University of Wisconsin, 1968;Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1974.

Career

Engineer design, Delco electronics corporation, Kokomo, Indiana, 1968-1976;senior engineer, Delco electronics corporation, Kokomo, Indiana, 1976-1980;supervisor quality control, Delco electronics corporation, Kokomo, Indiana, 1984-1987;staff engineer, Delco electronics corporation, Kokomo, Indiana, 1987-1990;manager customer satisfaction engineer, Delco electronics corporation, Kokomo, Indiana, since 1990;manager quality control and engineering, General Motors Singapore Pte Ltd., 1980-1984;quality director, 1995. Lecturer Indiana U., Kokomo, 1978-1980. Instructor Ivy Technology School, Kokomo, 1978-1980.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of first digital frequency synthesized automobile receiver and patent for Electronic Indicator.

Membership

Treasurer Montessori Children's House, Kokomo, 1974-1992. President Kokomo Photo Guild, 1984-1992. Member Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Connections

Married Jeanne F. Kotchi. April 20, 1968; 1 child, Stephen A.

father:
Wenzel J. Shimanek

mother:
Viola M. (Massart) Shimanek

spouse:
Jeanne F. Kotchi

child:
Stephen A. Shimanek