Joe joined ECKART America Corporation as Product Development Chemist in 1998. Over the subsequent 20 plus years, Joe has held positions in the Graphic Arts (printing) business managing areas in technical, product management, and marketing, as well as various other project management roles.
In 2012, Joe assumed responsibility of a new ECKART production facility, in Schererville, IN, as the Head of Operations. As a newly acquired site for ECKART America, his primary role was to lead the integration of the plant and helping to re-establish the product line’s leading position in the market. Today, his focus is on driving continuous improvement and leading innovation for the advancement of the product line.
Joe holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Case Western Reserve University and a MBA from Baldwin Wallace College in Cleveland, OH. Joe, his wife (Katie) and their two children (Matthew, 9 and Madeline, 6), reside in Schererville, IN.
Joe has been part of AIMCAL for the last six years. Joe has found tremendous value in the association’s ability to educate its audience and looks forward to contributing to AIMCAL’s mission.