CHARLOTTE, NC (December 20, 2017) – Bonded Pac, the contract packaging division of third-party logistics (3PL) provider Bonded Logistics, announces today the hiring of packaging industry veteran Angela Alston-Jenkins as Senior Production Manager.
“We’re very excited to have Angela join our team,” states Jon Hayward, Vice President of Bonded Pac. “She brings a wealth of packaging and production knowledge to our division. Her diverse experience using contract packaging services from a customer as well as a supplier perspective, along with her commitment to quality and continuous improvement, make here a valuable asset to our group.”
Jenkins comes to Bonded Pac with close to 25 years of production and operations experience in packaging. She assumes the role of Senior Production Manager and will be responsible for all aspects of production (production control, quality, process engineering) and developing new capabilities. Jenkins will report to Jon Hayward, Vice President of Bonded Pac.
“It’s exciting getting back into the operations side of business,” says Jenkins, who holds twin degrees in Industrial Technology; Manufacturing Systems and Electronics & Computer Technology from North Carolina A&T State University. “I am ready to get engrained in the Bonded Pac world, and excited about the opportunity to work with such passionate people, learn processes and determine where we can optimize our operation.”
Prior to joining Bonded, Jenkins spent the last three years as the Director of Career and Technical Education for MHI, the leading trade association for material handling. She brings a wide breath of industry experience in packaging operations with stints in pharmaceutical, food & beverage, and consumer goods. Her previous work includes Production Manager – Fulfillment Operations at International Paper, Packaging Manager – Fulfillment Operations at BIC, Operations Resource at PepsiCo – Frito Lay, and Production Supervisor at Abbott Laboratories.
“Angela is a great addition to Bonded Pac,” adds Scott Carr, President and CEO of Bonded Logistics. “She brings an in-depth knowledge of the packaging industry with her broad range of training and development. This division has seen tremendous growth in recent years, and I believe her skill set will allow it to continue down this path.”