Our Featured Talent

Plant Manager/Site Director

Mar 3, 2020

  • Extensive career in thin gauge thermoforming with over 15 years in plant leadership (scope: nearly 1000 FTE’s, 2M sq ft)

  • Tremendous history of getting results: nearly doubled productivity in less than 6 months through CI efforts, streamlining flows, and assessing and addressing capacity constraints; dramatic decreases in quality complaints (over 50%); reliability increases of up to 20% plant-wide; and many more!

  • Highly focused on continuous improvement with the ability to change the mindset and culture of a plant to get sustainable results

  • Leadership style is one of high accountability with and through change management via employee focused efforts; highly engaged bringing excellent technical knowledge and skill in thin gauge forming; feedback from his Assistant Plant Manager, “I’ve been in thin gauge manufacturing for 30 years – he is by far the best leader I’ve ever worked for…”

  • Additional experience includes packaging, printing (flexo and litho), injection molding, stamping, EPS, and even brings greenfield implementation in a vertical integrated organization

  • So why now?  Given his dramatic successes, the foreign owned organization has expanded the role to include international accountabilities; overall expectations have gone up dramatically, including high levels of travel… and the 80-100 hours a week is starting to take its toll; looking for a solid organization in need of a strong leader that brings continuous improvement mindset

  • Willing to relocate (with some exceptions) and ready to reinvest in a great company