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Cory Nation
Cory Nation

Capability Manager, Innovation & Technology at Rolls-Royce

Indianapolis, Indiana Area

  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers
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Rating: 5.00/5 stars (165 ratings)

Level: LEVEL 02 (12mo pts: 96 pts)

Lifetime points: 2210 pts View details

skills
IOT 110
Innovation 84
Concepts 56
Cost 54
Change 42
Engineering 22
Improvement 21
Data Analysis 15
Analysis 14
Design 12
Analytics 11
Analytical 9
Disruptive Innovation 5
Motivation 4
Six Sigma 4
Predictive Maintenance 2
Autonomy
Creativity
Mentoring
Lean
Leadership
Design for Manufacturing
Internet of Things
Root Cause Analysis
Oil & Gas
Upstream
Methane Leaks
Smart Grid
Industrial Internet
Cost Analysis
Should cost
Cross-functional Team Leadership
Ceramic Matrix Composite (CMC)
Innovation Development
Innovative Thinking
Innovation Management
PROFILE

Summary

Cory is a proven technical asset and diverse thinker with a history of implementing disruptive changes achieving >$500M of in-year cash savings (collectively). Achieving multiple Black Belt Certifications from GE Oil & Gas and Rolls-Royce and a Professional Engineering License, Cory brings a unique blend of technical expertise and creative thinking with pragmatic and visionary results.

Experience

Design Engineer, DMP Leader, Engineering Black Belt

GE Oil & Gas

July 2011 - October 2015

Senior Product Engineer

Bridgestone Americas

October 2015 - August 2016

Value Improvement Lead

Rolls-Royce

August 2016 - October 2017

Program Lead, Innovation

Rolls-Royce

October 2017 - October 2019

► Responsible for leading global Innovation program through fostering the development of next generation ideas to drive value across all businesses and functions.
► Facilitated multiple high impact brainstorming workshops around the globe impacting hundreds of employees leading to dozens of invention disclosures and cost savings.
► Lead and advise the productionization of key technologies and innovations
► Lead the Innovation Team (>30 people across North America)

Capability Manager, Innovaiton & Technology

Rolls-Royce

October 2019 - Present

ACTIVITY