Hilton Head Island, SC, June 19, 2017 – Maptech Packaging, Inc. is excited to welcome Wendell Gabbard to its executive team, as Vice President of Operations. As VP of Operations, Wendell will focus on oversight of all operating units to ensure products and services are delivered on-time and provide value to the clients.
“In this role, Wendell can accelerate our activities and drive excellence to meet any challenges and help Maptech maintain its position as a leading innovator in Modified Atmosphere Packaging,” stated Jennifer Pfuhl, Maptech CEO. “Wendell’s understanding of machinery and materials, and how they interface with one another, is the perfect match for Maptech’s integrated approach to packaging solutions.”
Prior to joining Maptech Packaging, Wendell was VP Operations with Noviation iQ, focusing on all aspects of integration and growth for acquired business units. Prior to Novation iQ, Wendell spent five years in the thermoforming industry focused on profit maximization and operational excellence as Plant Manager then led the materials improvement activities as Director of Research and Development. Prior to thin gauge thermoforming, Wendell spent the previous 14 years in a variety of roles in the polyolefin manufacturing industry.
About Maptech Packaging
Bring your packaging dreams to life with Maptech. Since 1998, we design, build and service customized Modified Atmosphere Packaging equipment that extends shelf life and freshness. Additionally, our film and packaging division allow us to integrate a solution to meet client needs. Experience in a variety of applications including produce and proteins (meat, poultry, and seafood).