New Head of Asia Pacific Announced!
FAIRFIELD, Conn.--Acme United Corporation (NYSE AMEX: ACU) announced today that YB Pek has joined the Company as Vice President and General Manager (Asia Pacific). He was formerly General Manager of Phillips NV consumer products in Zhuhai, China, responsible for 1,500 people.
Mr. Pek will be responsible for all operational aspects of the Asian Pacific business, including product development, manufacturing, quality control, supply chain, and finance. He will be based in Hong Kong.
Walter C. Johnsen, Chairman and CEO said, “We intend to raise the bar of excellence and quality. YB brings world class expertise in high volume production, cost savings, and coating technology. Our foundation in Asia is strong, and with his expertise, we hope to take our performance to another level. I am delighted to welcome YB Pek to our team.”
Acme United Corporation
Paul G. Driscoll, 203-254-6060