Quality Enterprises


Dave De France

During David De France's 26 years in the automotive industry, he progressed from product engineering at the OEM level to manager of marketing and product development at the Tier 1 supplier level. These positions have allowed him to apply design and management skills to the development of assemblies, modules, systems, packaging, distribution, and manufacturing.

David De France's client business experience includes:

  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Motors
  • Magna International
  • TDK
  • TRW
  • Trico Products

During the past 6 years, David has acquired extensive experience in training and consulting in a wide variety of design and manufacturing environments, including:

  • Automotive assemblies
  • Injection molding
  • Electronics
  • Plastics
  • Stampings
  • Semi-conductors

David has conducted training in:

  • Basic Automotive Electronics
  • Lead Auditing
  • Internal Auditing
  • FMEA
  • DOE
  • APQP
  • QFD applications

David De France's consulting relationships span the areas of definition, documentation, incorporation, monitoring and improvement of all business facets throughout a variety of products and industries. Particular emphasis is placed on integration of the management and customer goals into all phases of the Product Development and Manufacturing Processes and into all functional departments at the client's location.

Monitoring and analytical desciplines are applied to generate effective continual improvements. Through a combination of training, consulting and assessing, David has assisted clents with implementing and maintaining effective ISO 9000, TS 16949 and ISO 14000 Business Management Systems.


  • Member of SAE
  • Member of AIAG
  • Member of ASQ


  • BSEE, Marquette University
  • MBA, University of Michigan