National Envelope, an affiliate of The Gores Group, announced the appointment of Jim Pinto to President and Chief Operating Officer.
“Jim Pinto is the right person to lead National Envelope to a new era of success. He is a pragmatic, solid leader and National Envelope is fortunate to have him at the helm,” said Tim Meyer, Chairman of the Board of National Envelope and Managing Director for The Gores Group. “His operational experience in commodity type environments and extensive knowledge of the industry, combined with his track record of success helping businesses reach their potential make him an incredible asset.”
Pinto joined National Envelope in 2012 as Chief Operations Officer. He has previously held executive roles in industrial manufacturing companies, ¬¬¬responsible for billion dollar supply chain organizations, and most recently served in the position of Global Vice President of Operations and Supply Chain Management with Atkore International, a divestiture of Tyco International.
“Today’s envelope and direct marketing communications industry requires a forward-looking vision, and we are entering a new phase in National Envelope’s ongoing transformation,” said Pinto. “Commercial and operational excellence are critical components for both transformation and success, and we’re looking forward to positioning National for growth. I’m proud to be a part of this exceptional organization, and as we begin a new year, I look forward to continuing to work with our team members to execute a revitalized strategy.“
Prior to joining Atkore, Jim was President and Chief Executive Officer at Clyde Union LLC, which supplies engineered industrial pump systems to the oil & gas, nuclear power, and water industries globally. In addition, Jim spent over 20 years in progressive roles within Textron Inc., a multi-industry business serving the aerospace, automotive, financial, and industrial markets. His positions included Vice President & General Manager as well as Vice-President of Integrated Supply Chain. Jim earned an MBA from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. He and his wife reside in St. Charles, Illinois with their two children.