Ted Straus is the executive vice president and chief operating officer at Suttle-Straus, Inc. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in printing management from the Rochester Institute of Technology and his MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As executive vice president, Ted is responsible for the overall operations of the company and enhancing the culture of continuous improvement. His areas of expertise include strategic planning, technology-based implementations, process improvement, and operations management. He is the fourth generation of the Straus family to be part of the organization. Suttle-Straus, Inc., a Wisconsin-based company, is the recipient of of the Printing Industries of America award for "Best Workplace in America" for 13 consecutive years. Ted is well known for his ability to foster a culture of continuous improvement to achieve superior business results. He credits the Wisconsin Executive MBA program for providing him the necessary skills to lead the organization for the next 20 years.