Ted Hessing

ASQ Black Belt

Program Manager, Global Business Systems
Lake Wylie, SC

Ted Hessing is an IT Program Manager in The Vanguard Group’s Global Business Systems charged with creating and delivering complex technology implementation agendas with varied goals involving multiple stakeholders across the world.

Previously, Ted worked as a Six Sigma Black Belt in Vanguard’s Center for Excellence leading high-profile cross-functional teams across a significant geographic footprint to implement strategic initiatives.

He also previously led Vanguard’s Institutional Systems’ Vanguard Unmatchable Excellence (VUE) program where he inherited a local continuous improvement experiment; something which has evolved to have impact across multiple divisions and is now called Vanguard Kaizen, which is the subject of today’s presentation.

In an earlier life Ted was also a software developer and a business system analyst for Vanguard. He earned a BS in Computer Science from Virginia Tech, a MS in Information Technology from UNCC, post-graduate studies in IT Management & IT Security and holds Six Sigma Black Belt certifications from Villanova University and ASQ.


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