GLS Companies (GLS) has named Steve R. Kirk, VP of Operations.
Joining GLS on November 11, 2013, Kirk brings over 30 years of experience in the print industry developing a customer focused and result-oriented environment.
Before accepting the VP of Operations position at GLS, Kirk was the General Manager for Cenveo, a leading global provider of print and related resources. Steve held positions in Senior Management for several other leading printers, and from 1979 to 2006 served as Vice President of Finishing for Quad Graphics, Inc.
Kirk has a Black Belt in Six Sigma and is an expert in Lean methodologies. He completed many business management courses at New York State University, the University of Madison Wisconsin, and most recently earned a business management degree from Northwestern Kellogg University. Kirk has been sought out for his industry expertise throughout the years and has addressed audiences at several print industry seminars.
“We are fortunate to have Steve as an integral part of the Executive Management Team,” said Jayme Wisely, President and COO. “As a proven leader, we have high expectations for Steve and the positive impact he will have at GLS.”