Explore key events in manufacturing management history with this captivating gallery that chronicles the people, ideas, inventions, and practices that helped make manufacturing what it is today. This timeline is the third in a series detailing historical leadership and management milestones from during the Third Industrial Revolution (1950-1998).
This gallery is a companion piece to the feature, "Landmarks in Time."
For more leadership and management milestones view the galleries "Landmarks in Time: Leadership & Management from The Middle Ages to the Renaissance [SLIDESHOW]" and "Landmarks in Time: Leadership & Management During the Industrial Revolution [SLIDESHOW]."
This slideshow ends at the year 1998. What leadership milestones would you add from the 21st century?