Vice President of Technology, Quality and Regulatory
Ron is new to Vonco Products joining the business in March 2021. He has extensive experience in Rigid and Flexible packaging, dispensing devices, injection molding, printing, assembly, and automation systems. Most recently Ron has held senior global leadership roles in Engineering & NPD at Liquibox, DS Smith Plastics, and Global Closures Systems. He was also an ownership partner at Thatcher Tubes LLC, an extruded flexible tube manufacturer, that was eventually acquired by Silgan Plastics. Ron has also held roles in Operations, Business Development, and Quality. He holds numerous patents related to dispensing devices, delivery systems, and manufacturing processes. He was awarded two distinguished global R&D awards while at Global Closure Systems. Ron obtained his Bachelor and Master of Science technical degrees from Illinois State University and an MBA in Management & Entrepreneurship from LSU. Ron also holds Lean Six Sigma Blackbelt and Project Management certifications.
He currently resides in Woodstock, IL with his wife Tracy.