ZIFFPAGE TITLEDavis Controls Base CaseBy Mel Duvall | Posted 2006-06-12 Email Print
How do you get workers to use a new software application? Try cutting off their e-mail. The CEO of this Canadian manufacturer says it worked for him.
Davis Controls Base Case
Headquarters: 2200 Bristol Circle, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Phone: (905) 829-2000
Business: Distributor and manufacturer of process control instrumentation and factory automation devices, such as magnetic level gauges.
Chief Executive: Neil Montgomery
I.T. Supervisor: Jackie Yee
Financials in 2005: $15 million in revenue; net income not disclosed.
Challenge: Combat increasing competition from foreign suppliers by leveraging a suite of workflow and knowledge sharing applications to work more efficiently and smarter.