President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Mitchell has served as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer since 2011 and as a member of the Company’s board of directors since October 2019. From 2005 to 2011, Mr. Mitchell served as President of Closure Systems International (part of Pactiv Evergreen Inc. and its subsidiaries (“PEI Group”) from 2008 to 2019). Mr. Mitchell commenced his career in sales and marketing at Owens Corning. progressed to General Management positions at Avery Dennison and Goodrich followed by executive management positions at PolyOne and Alcoa before joining PEI Group in 2008. Mr. Mitchell received a B.S. in Business from Bowling Green State University.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Graham has served as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since 2016. Mr. Graham joined the Company after serving as the CFO of Graham Packaging (previously part of Pactiv Evergreen Inc. and its subsidiaries (“PEI Group”) from 2011 to 2016. Prior to joining Graham Packaging, Mr. Graham led and managed several merger and integration activities for PEI Group and served as CFO of Reynolds Packaging from 2008 to 2010, collaboratively leading the integration of Reynolds Packaging into PEI Group. Mr. Graham served as Group Controller and CFO of Alcoa’s Flat Rolled & Extruded Aluminum Group from 2004 to 2007. From 1986 to 2003 Mr. Graham served in a variety of management positions at Honeywell International Inc. and AlliedSignal, Avaya Communications and General Mills, Inc. Mr. Graham received a B.A. in Finance from Howard University.
President, Hefty Tableware
Ms. Bishop has served as the Company’s President of Hefty Tableware since 2019. Prior to joining the Company, she served as Chief Strategy Officer and President, Snacks at TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Ms. Bishop was previously Group Vice President of Retail Strategy at the Walgreen Company and began her business career at McKinsey & Company, where she worked with consumer businesses on a broad range of sales, marketing, and operational topics. Ms. Bishop has served as a board member of Sally Beauty Holdings since 2022. Ms. Bishop earned B.S. degrees in Materials Science and Engineering and in Geophysics from Brown University and a Ph.D in Materials Science and Engineering with a minor in Technology Management from Northwestern University.
President, Reynolds Cooking & Baking
Ms. Buckner has served as the Company’s President of Reynolds Cooking & Baking since November 2022. She previously served as the Company’s President of Presto Products from 2019 to November 2022 and Senior Vice President, Business Transformation of the Company from 2017 to 2019. Ms. Buckner first joined the Company in 2000 as an Engineering Manager and has held various other leadership roles including Director of Manufacturing, Plant Manager, Director of Engineering and New Product Development and Vice President of Operations and Engineering. Her prior experience includes various engineering and leadership roles in product development and operations at Hoechst-Celanese/Invista from 1991 to 2000. Ms. Buckner earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University.
President, Hefty Waste & Storage
Ms. Smith has served as the Company’s President of the Hefty Waste & Storage business since 2020. She previously served as Senior Vice President of Marketing for the Reynolds Cooking & Baking business since 2018, and prior to that was Vice President of Marketing for the Hefty Waste & Storage business from 2015 to 2018. Ms. Smith first joined the Company in 2009. Her prior experience includes holding marketing, sales and category management roles at CPG organizations including Mars, Sara Lee and Sunstar/GUM. Ms. Smith earned a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
President, Presto Products
Mr. Corey has served as the Company’s President of Presto Products since November 2022. He previously served as Senior Vice President, International and Canada of the Company from 2019 until November 2022. His prior experience in CPG leadership includes roles at Kraft Heinz, Boehringer Ingelheim Consumer Healthcare, and Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Corey earned a Bachelor in Finance from the University of New Mexico and an MBA in Marketing from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
President, Sales and Chief Customer Officer
Mr. Pace has served as the Company’s President, Sales and Chief Customer Officer, since 2020. Prior to this role, he served as the Company’s President of Walmart/Sam’s and eCommerce since 2015 and the Company’s Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President of Sales beginning in 2010. He served as Vice President of Sales for Pactiv’s Consumer Products Division prior to Pactiv Evergreen Inc.’s acquisition of Pactiv in 2010. Mr. Pace joined Pactiv in 2001 and held several senior management positions. Prior to joining Pactiv, he served in a variety of sales and marketing roles at Unilever plc and Procter & Gamble Company. Mr. Pace received a B.A. in Economics from Wesleyan University.
Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller
Mr. Mayrhofer has served as the Company’s Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller since January 1, 2021 and as the Principal Accounting Officer since April 22, 2020. He previously served as Vice President and Controller for the Company from July 15, 2019 to January 1, 2021. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Mayrhofer served as Vice President and Corporate Controller of Evergreen Packaging from 2017 to July 2019, Vice President and Corporate Controller of Graham Packaging from 2012 to 2017 and, prior to that, held various financial positions with Pactiv Evergreen Inc. and its subsidiaries from 2009 to 2012, Performance Food Group Company from 2005 to 2009 and Ernst & Young LLP. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Richmond and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Chief Administrative Officer
Mr. Estes joined the Company in January 2021 as its first Chief Administrative Officer, leading Business Transformation, EHS, HR, Legal, and Procurement. He has 20 years of experience with Rank Group-owned companies, including his most recent role as Chief Human Resources Officer, Rank Group. He previously served as Vice President Human Resources, Rank Group, promoted from his role as, Vice President of Human Resources, Evergreen Packaging. He also served in Human Resources and safety roles at International Paper, Mattel, Inc., and Bruce Hardwood Floors. Mr. Estes earned a BBA in HR Management from Freed-Hardeman University and an MBA from Georgia Southern University.
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President, Supply Chain
Ms. Fisher has served as the Company’s Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President, Supply Chain since August 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Fisher served as Vice President and Head of Global Business Services for Kraft Heinz. During her 22 years at Kraft Heinz, she held many global and regional roles in Information Technology and Supply Chain, including Head of Global IT and Senior Director Supply Chain Transformation. Ms. Fisher started her career at People’s Gas Company as a Senior Business Analyst. Currently, Ms. Fisher is a member of the board of directors of Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. Ms. Fisher earned a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago and an M.S. in Computer Science from DePaul University.
Senior Vice President, Key Accounts Sales
Mr. McMahon has served as Senior Vice President, Key Accounts Sales since April 2015. Prior to that he served as Vice President of the Non Foods/Club Channel from November 2012 to March 2015. He joined Pactiv in 2006 as Director Category Management, and moved to the Company following Pactiv Evergreen Inc.’s 2010 acquisition of Pactiv. Prior to that he had twenty years of sales experience at Kraft Foods, in roles including Senior Director of Category Planning. Mr. McMahon earned a B.A. in Marketing and Management from Olivet College, Michigan.
Executive Vice President of Human Resources
Ms. Miller has served as the Executive Vice President of Human Resources since January 2021 and as Vice President of Human Resources since October 2019. Prior to that, she served as the Senior Director of Human Resources from April 2017 to September 2019, and in various other Human Resources roles with the Company since 2012. Before that, she held various Human Resources leadership positions with Graham Packaging. Ms. Miller earned her B.A. in Business Administration from Carthage College and an MBA from University Wisconsin at Milwaukee.
Mr. Watson has served as Legal Counsel of the Company since February 2015, and as Corporate Secretary since January 31, 2020. Prior to that, he served as General Counsel and in various other legal roles with the Company since July 2009. Prior to that, he held chief legal officer positions with several public and private companies. Mr. Watson earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Illinois and a J.D. from University of Illinois College of Law.
Vice President of Financial Planning & Analysis
Mr. Lowe has served as the Company’s Vice President of Financial Planning & Analysis since January 2021. Prior to that, he served as the Senior Director of Financial Planning & Analysis from January 2019 to December 2020. Mr. Lowe joined the Company after serving as Assistant Corporate Controller and Treasurer of GEC Packaging Technologies (part of Pactiv Evergreen Inc. and its subsidiaries) from 2016 to 2018, and Financial Controller of Americold Logistics LLC’s international business from 2015 to 2016. From 2006 to 2015, Mr. Lowe was at KPMG both in Australia and USA, where he worked primarily with consumer and industrial businesses providing a range of audit and advisory services. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Accounting and Bachelor of Applied Finance from Macquarie University and is a Chartered Accountant.
Vice President of Investor Relations
Mr. Swartzberg has served as Vice President of Investor Relations since April 2020. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Swartzberg served as Vice President of Investor Relations of Molson Coors from 2018 to 2020, and prior to that held various securities analyst positions with Stifel Nicolaus from 2002 to 2018, ABN AMRO Bank N.V. from 2000 to 2002, and Smith Barney from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Swartzberg earned a B.A. in History and Political Science from Duke University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.