Posted April 15, 2010
Greg Jehlik to provide leadership to the brands of Fife, MAGPOWR and Tidland.
Oklahoma City, OK. – Maxcess International today announced that Greg Jehlik has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. In his new role, Mr. Jehlik will guide a global strategy to improve customer productivity through product innovation, operational excellence, and the further alignment of industry-leading Fife, MAGPOWR and Tidland brands.
Mr. Jehlik brings a range of leadership skills and industry insight to the companies of Maxcess, gained through extensive international experience within sales, marketing and general management of family-owned, publicly traded and private equity organizations. He has spent several years interacting with Maxcess products while working in the converting industry for CFC International and Brady Corporation.
“Greg’s strong understanding of the markets we serve and his collaborative management style bring critical dimensions to our long-term strategy to leverage the technical strengths and global footprint of these trusted brands,” said Christopher Wright, Chairman of the Board for Maxcess International. “With his leadership, Maxcess can bring even more innovation to customers in traditional and emerging markets as the world economy recovers.”
“Maxcess companies are primed to provide unrivaled customer value few component suppliers can match,” said Jehlik. “I’m excited to take this group to the next level by continuing to develop products that increase line productivity coupled with a deeper level of service to support the global growth of our customers.”
Maxcess International has grown to be the leader in engineered products to the web handling industry through the acquisition and growth of the leading brands Fife (guiding and inspection), MAGPOWR (tension control) and Tidland (slitting and winding). With the combined expertise of over 170 years, Maxcess companies have been delivering worldwide sales, service and support of leading-edge technology to the web handling industry through operations in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Singapore, Brazil and India, and hundreds of sales and service experts, distributors and agents worldwide.