LEADERSHIP

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Tim Weikert, President

Tim is the second generation of Weikert's to run our company. He has worked in all aspects of the business for over three decades and oversees the development of corporate and product marketing strategies, and is involved in financial management. He has a BA in Marketing and a BS in Industrial Management.

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Tom Granata, Vice President of Sales

Tom has over 33 years of sales and marketing experience and is responsible for the three divisions of General Films: Flexible Packaging, Bag-In-Box Systems, and Industrial Packaging. His duties range from strategy and planning to the development of diverse sales operations. He holds a BS from Ohio University and has completed graduate work at Georgia Tech University.

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Joe Sprouse, Operations Manager

Joe, a 10-yr veteran of the US Army, has over 30 years of operations management experience, in addition to 10+ years of sales/marketing experience. As Operations Manager, Joe is responsible for the extrusion, converting, maintenance, purchasing, and traffic departments as well as overall facility management. He has acquired an SQF Auditor Certification and is also a member of the General Films, Inc. Board of Directors.  He has a BS in Business from the University of Alaska. 

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Gus DeLucia, Human Resources Director

 

Gus brings over 25 years of experience in Human Resources through a variety of industries including chemical, automotive, and consumer goods. In his role as Human Resources Director, Gus focuses on strategic planning, recruiting, employee engagement, training, development, and leadership. He holds a BS in Organizational Communication and Leadership from Eastern Michigan University.

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Mark Werhan, Plant Manager

 

Mark brings over 25 years of leadership experience in plant management and operations specific to blown film and converting. He is well versed in manufacturing systems implementation, Lean and Six Sigma methodologies, Team empowerment, workforce training and coaching, total quality management, and good manufacturing practices. As Plant Manager, Mark focuses on Extrusion and Converting departments overseeing their 24/7 operation. He has a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Oklahoma State University.

A TEAM APPROACH TO PACKAGING​

 
 

The General Films leadership team has the industry experience and technical expertise to develop and manufacture innovative, high-quality flexible film products and packaging solutions. Leading by example, our managers take a hands-on approach to encourage success for our employees and to deliver outstanding products and results for our customers.