Landmark Plastic Adds Beall As Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Jan 09, 2013, 10:36 ET from Landmark Plastic Corporation

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Landmark Plastic Corporation, a leading manufacturer of thermoformed and injection molded horticultural products, announced that Steve Beall has joined the company as Vice President, Sales & Marketing.  Beall has spent over 20 years in Sales and Sales Management including senior positions at American Greetings Corporation and Hallmark Cards, Inc. Beall also spent more than 10 years in the horticulture industry, most recently serving as Vice President Smithers-Oasis, Grower Global Solutions.  Beall will be responsible for directing all sales and marketing activities for Landmark Plastic and will report to Robert G. Merzweiler, Chairman & CEO. 

Mr. Merzweiler commented, "Steve brings to Landmark a strong background in sales and sales management.  He has been responsible for driving global strategic sales and is highly experienced in marketing, brand strategy, business development and sales execution. Steve's ability to utilize cross-functional teams will enhance our already strong support of our customers. Steve will work closely with our grower and distributor customers."

Beall is a graduate of Ohio University with an MBA from Kent State University. Mr. Merzweiler added, "Steve brings industry knowledge, horticulture market insight, and additional sales leadership to our customers and our sales team."

Landmark Plastic Corporation is a leading manufacturer involved in the design, manufacturing and distribution of thermoformed and injection molded plant packaging products, from trays, packs and flats to hanging baskets and decorative pots.  Landmark Plastic Corporation has manufacturing, warehousing and distribution facilities located in its 200,000 square foot state-of-the-art headquarters in Akron, Ohio.  From this facility, Landmark has a North American distribution footprint and serves international customers in Asia and Europe.

Landmark has everything under one roof that customers need to move from concept to finished product. These capabilities include advanced materials testing procedures, computer automated design, extrusion, thermoforming and injection molding capability and a quality control program that involves the entire organization.

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