CHARLOTTE, NC (August 11, 2016) – Bonded Pac, the contract packaging division of third-party logistics (3PL) provider Bonded Logistics, announced today new hires of manufacturing and production industry veterans Bob Skibbe to Senior Production Manager and Kelly York to Key Account Manager.
Bob Skibbe joins Bonded Pac from AkzoNobel Specialty Plastics, where he spent the last 10 years as Production Manager. Prior to that, he held various positions with Intelicoat Technologies. Skibbe assumes the role of Senior Production Manager and will be responsible for all aspects of production (production control, quality, process engineering) as well as equipment sourcing and developing new capabilities. He will report to Jon Hayward, Vice President of Bonded Pac.
Kelly York comes to Bonded Pac with over 25 years of production experience in the apparel manufacturing industry. Prior to joining Bonded, York spent 17 years in multiple positions with Hanesbrands, Inc., most recently as Distribution Project Manager. He fills a recently added second Key Account Manager position at Bonded Pac, and will be responsible for project management as well as organic customer growth. He will also report directly to Hayward.
“Both Bob and Kelly bring a tremendous amount of experience to (Bonded) Pac,” stated Hayward. “I worked closely with Bob earlier in my career. He was a difference maker in a highly technical operation and well known for his work ethic, technical knowledge and strong leadership skills.
“Kelly understands contract packaging from a customer perspective. Having previously sourced services from firms like ours, he knows what is important and has a unique perspective on how to create a great experience. This, coupled with his impressive experience in distribution, project planning and logistics, makes him an excellent addition to our team.”