Rondo-Pak, a leading provider of quality folding cartons to the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries, has promoted Richard Leppert to the position of vice president of Global Business Development. Leppert had previously served as the company’s national account manager.
In his new role, Leppert will support Rondo-Pak’s customer base worldwide by working collaboratively with each of parent company Körber Medipak’s four multinational locations. This will include realigning and repositioning Rondo’s business development efforts and sales coverage to facilitate best-possible synergy between itself and its sister companies.
The promotion also places Leppert atop Rondo-Pak’s team of sales executives responsible for company growth. This team will research and drive business expansion opportunities to existing and developing markets, further strengthening the company’s reputation for providing high quality, expert package components and solutions.
Leppert is tasked with building upon ongoing growth plans in a company with a long history of meeting market demands for innovative paperboard packaging. Current Rondo-Pak attributes include a manufacturing and package design center located in Norristown, Pennsylvania along with additional global locations in sister companies Rondo AG in Switzerland and Rondo Obaly in the Czech Republic offering; c-GMP practices and RFID technology; EAS security tagging; booklet label applications; anti-counterfeit solutions; child resistant/senior friendly and tamper evident features; digital watermarking and other innovative packaging technologies.
“Richard has a well-established record of successfully driving sales growth from early-stage relationship building straight through to managing long-term client servicing – all while nurturing the careers of his colleagues here at Rondo,” said Victor Dixon, president & COO of Rondo-Pak. “I look forward to his new role within the Rondo-Pak family and know he will be a key factor in our growth and success.”
In his spare time, Leppert has been an Episcopal Youth Counselor and an AAU Girls Basketball Coach. A father of three, he resides in Matthews, North Carolina, with his wife, Gerry.
Rondo-Pak services the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries by providing a broad range of quality folding cartons. The company has earned a solid reputation among packaging professionals for producing top-of-the-line cartons expediently and at competitive cost. Rondo-Pak’s sophisticated solutions include cartons for child resistant & senior friendly packaging, compliance packs and packaging for clinical trials.
About Körber Medipak
Körber Medipak stands for integrated packaging and inspection solutions for the healthcare industry and units under one roof six internationally successful companies with locations in Germany, Switzerland, Czech Republic and the United States. With 1,285 employees worldwide, Körber Medipak achieved a sales volume of 213 m € in the year 2011.
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