(born 1922) is an
and businessman.Feigenbaumwas ³the first in the UnitedStates to move quality from the offices of the specialist back to the operatingworkers´.He devised the concept of
Total Quality Control
, later known as
Total QualityManagement (TQM).
Feigenbaumreceived a bachelor's degree from
, and hismaster's degree and
.He was Director of Manufacturing Operations at
(1958-1968),and is now President and
of General Systems Company of
, an engineering firm that designs and installs operationalsystems.Feigenbaumserved as President of the
merican Society for Quality
(1961-1963), which awarded him the
for hisinternational contribution to quality and productivity.