Anchor Glass Container Corporation Announces Closings

TAMPA, FL – Anchor Glass Container Corporation (“Anchor Glass”) announced earlier this week the closure of its Zanesville, Ohio mold fabrication plant, and its Streator, Illinois machine repair shop.  The Zanesville facility employs 69 people.  Mold production is projected to cease by the end of November 2018. A mold engineering office will be maintained in … Read More

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Names Vice President of Engineering and Vice President of Supply Chain

TAMPA, FL – Nipesh H. Shah, President and CEO of Anchor Glass Container Corporation headquartered in Tampa, Florida, has announced the following additions to the Anchor Glass Senior Leadership Team today. Steve Stout has been named as Vice President-Engineering. Steve will be responsible for strategic capital investments and developing technical bench strength for the organization.  Steve … Read More

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Names Interim Chief Financial Officer

TAMPA, FL – Anchor Glass Container Corporation announced today that Chief Financial Officer Ken Wilkes has left the company to join another organization. Effective immediately, Don Leclair, Anchor Glass Board Member, will assume the role as Anchor Glass’s Interim Chief Financial Officer until a permanent successor to Mr. Wilkes is named.  Mr. Leclair will also … Read More

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Appoints Nipesh Shah as Chief Executive Officer

Seasoned executive brings depth of industry knowledge and management expertise. Anchor Glass Container Corporation (“Anchor Glass”), a leading North American manufacturer of premium glass packaging products, announced today that Nipesh Shah has been named Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Shah will succeed Jim Fredlake, who informed the board of his intention to retire from Anchor Glass. … Read More

Anchor is recruiting talented individuals for the organization

Glass Container Manufacturing Operations – Production Superintendent, Finished Ware Manager, Engineering Manager, Environmental Health and Safety Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, Quality Control Supervisor and Shift Production Supervisor. Corporate Staff Engineers with background in Electrical, Mechanical or Ceramic Engineers as well as Process Engineers. Corporate Quality staff for Service Representatives with Technical, Quality or sales backgrounds. To … Read More

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