National Envelope, an affiliate of The Gores Group, is pleased to announce the addition of Anthony Rizzo as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, reporting to Kenneth Winterhalter, CEO. In this newly created role, Anthony will be responsible for all Sales and Marketing teams and will lead the company’s efforts to ensure profitable top-line growth and to strengthen its market position. Anthony has previously held senior leadership roles in Sales, Marketing, and Operations and has had P&L management responsibilities for various organizations in the printed paper, flexible packaging, and poly film manufacturing industries.
“The key to our business is having the right people in the right roles and making the customer our top priority. The addition of Anthony to our already world-class sales organization will make the entire National Envelope team stronger, further position us to win in a challenging market, and allow us to provide added support to our customers,” said Mr. Winterhalter. “Throughout his career, Anthony has implemented exceptional sales and marketing programs and processes that have led his organizations to top-line sales growth and expansion into new markets. His experience is a perfect fit for National Envelope as we continue to grow and evolve as an industry leader.”
Anthony joins National Envelope from Positive Promotions where he was Chief Operating Officer for the largest printed paper and plastic products manufacturer in North America. Anthony has also held senior positions with Hilex Poly LLC, a market-leading producer of polyethylene film, and Alcan Packaging, an international flexible packaging company. At Hilex Poly LLC, Anthony was Vice President of Sales and led the commercial efforts in the mass merchant and retail channels.
During his eleven year career at Alcan, Anthony held various leadership roles in both Sales and Marketing and successfully grew sales in key strategic accounts. Anthony began his career in various finance and accounting roles and is a graduate of State University of New York.
“I am excited to join the team at National Envelope,” stated Mr. Rizzo. “I’m looking forward to working with the sales and marketing groups in growing our market position, increasing our sales effectiveness and, ultimately, helping our customers succeed.”