Maxcess International, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, announced the promotion of Ron Schmidt to vice president - Asia Pacific. In his new role, Schmidt will be responsible for sales growth throughout Asia, South America and other emerging markets, with additional responsibility for Maxcess factories and offices in Japan, India, Singapore and Brazil.
Formerly vice president of market development, Schmidt has
directly contributed to the success of Maxcess during his 34-year tenure with
the company, holding various leadership positions within manufacturing, sales,
marketing and corporate development. Schmidt has also demonstrated Maxcess’
commitment to the improvement of the web handling industry through active
participation in industry associations.
Most recently, Schmidt served as president and board trustee of
the Converting Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA). Schmidt is a current
board member of the Association of Industrial Metallizers, Coaters and
Laminators (AIMCAL), and Chairman of the AIMCAL Web Handling Group and AWEB
“As a leader who demonstrates Maxcess’ dedication to
operational excellence, Ron has played a key role in the growth of the
company,” said Greg Jehlik, CEO of Maxcess. “His experience and commitment to
driving customer value will ensure that we exceed the expectations of our
customers as they expand into new, fast-growing regions.”
Maxcess helps the web handling industry maximize
productivity with convenient access to innovative products and services
worldwide. By bringing together the leading brands of Fife, MAGPOWR and
Tidland, Maxcess has built an unrivaled network of application experts with
over 170 years combined experience to help customers improve efficiency and
production quality anywhere in the world.
Fife, MAGPOWR and Tidland gain leadership
November 4, 2010