BakeMark appoints new Vice President of Branch Development & Manufacturing
Source Cision NewsWire
BakeMark announces today the appointment of John Kupniewski as its new Vice President of Branch Development & Manufacturing, effective February 4, 2019.
John brings over 30 years of experience in plant operations and
manufacturing. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Supply
Chain at CSM Bakery Solutions, where he was responsible for the
strategic development and day-to-day operations of CSM's manufacturing
and supply chain organizations in North America.
His experience also includes working with companies such as Safeway,
Bimbo Bakeries and Ralphs, in various plant operations and manufacturing
leadership roles. In addition to leading Manufacturing for BakeMark, he
will also oversee the Los Angeles
branch, including Sales, Procurement and Operations. John served in the
U.S. Air Force for four years, where he also studied Political Science
at the Community College of the Air Force.
"John's leadership experience and expertise in overseeing plant
operations and manufacturing will be a very valuable addition to our
team. I look forward to expanding and strengthening our manufacturing
footprint and capabilities under John's leadership, in support of our
mission to deliver opportunities for success to our customers and
stakeholders," said Gary Schmidt, President & CEO of BakeMark.
This news follows BakeMark's recent additions to their senior
executive team, all a part of their growth and expansion strategies
under the ownership of Pamplona Capital Management.