General Manager - Pyromation
Eric Sawyer is General Manager of Pyromation, one of the leading manufacturers of temperature sensors in North America. Producing a wide variety of thermocouples, RTDs, and thermowells in both standard and custom designs, Pyromation is focused on delivering value to the company’s customers and living up to the organization’s tagline: “Speed, Service, Solutions… Beyond Measure”.
Eric joined Pyromation in 2004 as a Manufacturing Engineer during the early days of the company’s Lean transformation. He then moved into a Project Manager function before eventually stepping into the Engineering Manager role in 2007. He served in that capacity for 15 years until ascending to the General Manager position in 2022. Eric has a BS degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and is certified in project management (PMP), Six Sigma Black Belt, Lean Manufacturing, and quality… but has learned mostly by doing. He is passionate about leadership, integrity, accountability, and building meaningful partnerships with Pyromation’s team members, customers, suppliers, and local community.