LOUISVILLE, KY (February 17, 2014) – Jimmy Owens has been promoted to Category Manager For Craft Spirits at Saxco International, LLC, it was announced here today by Larry Coomes, Director of Midwest Sales for Saxco International.
In his new role, Owens will be directly responsible for providing resources and support for the expansion of rigid packaging services for the craft spirits category. In addition, he will retain his duties as New Product Development Representative providing innovative packaging services from conception to finished design for the wine and spirits category.
Owens has been employed in various management capacities by Saxco International for the past 17 years, moving up from Logistics Manager to Project Manager and then to New Product Development Representative. Before joining Saxco, he was a supervisor and administrator for United Parcel Service for 13 years.
He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, located in Lexington, where he received his bachelor’s of science degree in business administration. He is a resident of Frankfort, Kentucky.
Saxco International, LLC, “Your choice for premium packaging solutions,” has more than 30 years of industry experience, providing a broad range of packaging products and services to the liquor, wine, beer and food industries. In addition to supplying packaging enhancement products, the company’s services include expert consultation from design to development. Saxco is headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with offices in Mountainside, New Jersey; Cincinnati, Ohio; Louisville, Kentucky; Oakland, Fairfield and Napa, California; Vancouver, WA; Tampa, Florida; Hook Hampshire, England and Qingdao, China. Additional details at 215-443-8100, fax 215-443-8370 or the web at www.saxco.com.