People on the move August 2014
TriMas Corporation makes changes in Packaging business segment
TriMas Corporation has transitioned leadership within its Packaging business segment.
Lynn Brooks, president of Rieke Packaging Systems, will retire as president.
David Pritchett, currently executive vice president at Rieke, will succeed Brooks as president of Rieke Packaging Systems. Brooks will remain with the company in an advisory role.
Pritchett will report to TriMas president and chief executive officer David Wathen.
“We thank Lynn for his guidance, expertise and leadership over the Packaging segment during the last 18 years. We are fortunate he is staying with the corporation in an advisory role,” said Wathen.
“We are pleased David has accepted the appointment as president. His proven career experience and leadership with Rieke will enable him to lead one of our top growth platforms into the future.”
The Packaging segment designs, manufactures, and distributes closure and dispensing products for a range of end markets, and is comprised of Rieke Packaging Systems, Arminak & Associates, Innovative Molding, Englass, Lion Holdings and Hz Stolz.