Arandell Tabs Edwards to Head Manufacturing
MENOMONEE FALLS, WI—Arandell Corp., a provider of catalog printing and omni-channel solutions, announced that Walt Edwards will be joining the Arandell executive management team as its senior vice president of manufacturing.
As senior vice president, Edwards will be responsible for optimizing all of Arandell’s production processes. Additionally, he will focus on tactical and long-term strategic initiatives as they relate to production within the company.
In his capacity, Edwards will be responsible for achieving Arandell’s 2014 manufacturing targets, evaluating production strategies, implementing any necessary changes and assisting with new business opportunities.
“Walt has a significant amount of print manufacturing experience which will be put to good use as we expand our product offerings,” said Brad Hoffman, president and CFO. “We look forward to him improving the already fine production quality tradition of Arandell immediately and in the coming years. By providing strong, effective leadership, Walt will be instrumental in the profitable growth of Arandell.”
A 40-year veteran of the printing industry, Edwards joins Arandell from RR Donnelley, where he was vice president of manufacturing operations at its Strasburg, VA, facility. Edwards has also held various executive positions at Perry Judd’s, Shea Communications, Holladay-Tyler Printing, World Color Press, Meredith/Burda and Arcata Graphics.