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    Paul Smith

    Fort Wayne, Indiana

    General Manager

    Hoffmaster / Aardvark Paper Straws

    Business / Operations Leader

    Effective business and operations leader and team builder with global experience in fast-paced, demanding, technical environments. Achieved aggressive business growth while driving operational excellence. Experienced in leading and managing sales, engineering, manufacture, service, and commissioning of a diverse product list including engineered and consumer products and capital equipment.


    Operations Management

    Plant & Facilities Management

    Process Management

    Quality Management

    Supply Chain & Logistics

    Where I've Worked

    Jan 2019 – Present

    General Manager

    Hoffmaster / Aardvark Paper Straws

    Feb 2016 – Dec 2018

    General Manager New England / VP Global Quality

    Tpi Composites

    2008 – 2014

    Chief Operating Officer / President

    Broadwind Towers & Heavy Industries
    Where I've Studied

    Bachelors, Engineering Management

    Niagara College

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