Bag-converting equipment manufacturer promotes long-time team members Peter Sztehno and Scott Romenesko
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aug. 4, 2020 — Hudson-Sharp, part of Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC) and Barry-Wehmiller’s converting equipment platform, is pleased to announce that Peter Sztehno and Scott Romenesko have been named regional sales directors.
Sztehno will be leading Hudson-Sharp’s commercial efforts for both bag converting and printing, focusing on Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He has been with Hudson-Sharp for more than nine years, successfully serving in a sales executive role. He brings strong packaging market knowledge, established customer relationships and in-depth product knowledge that will serve him well in his new responsibilities. He will be based out of his home in Budapest, Hungary.
Romenesko will be leading Hudson-Sharp’s commercial efforts for bag converting in the Americas. He has been with Hudson-Sharp for more than 34 years, serving in many different leadership roles, including his most recent position as Technology and Product Development Leader for both bag converting and printing. He brings tremendous bag converting industry knowledge to his new role, and has long-established working relationships with sales executives, customers and suppliers. He will be based in Green Bay.
Mark Bampfield will continue to lead Hudson-Sharp’s commercial efforts for bag converting and printing in the Asia Pacific region.
“I’m thrilled to appoint Peter and Scott as regional sales directors,” said Craig Compton, Vice President of Printing and Bag Converting. “Their product knowledge and expertise will be assets to our sales team and customers, as we collaborate to deliver value-added solutions that support our customers’ growth.”
Hudson-Sharp is a global leader in the designing and manufacturing of plastic-bag-making machinery, pouch-making equipment and reclosable-packaging solutions. With manufacturing and sales throughout the world, Hudson-Sharp has been providing the highest quality products and service for more than 100 years. Hudson-Sharp has been a part of the Barry-Wehmiller family since 2009, and in 2019, the company joined with Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC) and Barry-Wehmiller’s converting equipment platform. To learn more, go to pcmc.com.
Barry-Wehmiller is a diversified global supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology for the packaging, corrugating, sheeting and paper-converting industries. By blending people-centric leadership with disciplined operational strategies and purpose-driven growth, Barry-Wehmiller has become a $3 billion organization with nearly 12,000 team members united by a common belief: to use the power of business to build a better world. CEO Bob Chapman shares the story of the company’s transformation in his book, Everybody Matters: The Extraordinary Power of Caring for Your People Like Family. To learn more, go to barrywehmiller.com.