Officers

Meet the CPA Officers

CPA is comprised of great team members - past and present - who all work together to make the organization flourish.

John Hayward
Jon Hayward - Treasurer

Term expires: April 2023
Vice President

Bonded Pac LLC
5709 North Graham Street, Charlotte, NC 28269
P: (704) 597-9638

Jon Hayward is Vice President of Bonded Pac, the contract packaging division of Bonded Logistics, a third party logistics provider. Based in Charlotte, NC, Jon has been instrumental in the division’s move to a 218,000 sq. ft. dedicated facility where they provide a variety of contract packaging services. His focus is managing the significant growth Pac has seen from current customers while expanding into new verticals and technologies. Jon is active with the CPA, serving for three years on the Annual Meeting Committee, including committee chair in 2015, prior to accepting a position on the Board of Directors in 2016.

Jon joined Boned Pac as General Manager in 2010. Prior to that, he played an integral role as Partner/Director of Sales and Marketing during the 2008 start-up of Olde Mecklenburg brewery. Jon’s early career was with Coveris Advanced Coatings, a flexible film coater and converter, where he spent 18 years in various engineering, operations, and commercial roles, most notably as Senior Director of Sales & Marketing.

Jon has a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering from Clemson University as well as an general management MBA from Wake Forest. He resides in south Charlotte with his wife of 26 years, Kim, and has two children, Alyson and Jacob.

Mark-Omalley-Updated
Mark O'Malley - Immediate Past President

Term expires: April 2023

President

Paket Corporation

9165 South Lake Shore Drive. Chicago, IL 60617
P: 773-221-7300 | W: paketcorp.com

Mark was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN. He attended college at Northwestern University, with a BA in Biology and attended graduate school at DePaul University, MBA Finance. Early on Mark worked as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep, Merger & Acquisition valuation consultant, and Building Supply Company owner.

Mark is now the Owner/President of Paket Corp since 1996. Paket is a contract manufacturer and filler of personal care products including hair care, lotions, crèmes, etc. Located on the Southeast side of Chicago in over 105,000 square feet, Paket specializes in pouch and tube filling and also have a wide range of secondary packaging capabilities. They have complete blending/compounding and lab facility to compliment their filling lines.

Mark has been married 35 years with 3 children, Brian, Daniel and Kevin. He will also ditch work for golf or snow skiing almost always.

Rob Reinders
Rob Reinders - President

Term expires: April 2023
President

Performance Packaging of Nevada

6430 Medical Center St. Suite 102, Las Vegas, NV 89148
P: (702) 240-3453 | W: pplv.co

Robert Reinders is the owner and leader of these three organizations responsible for all operations and fiscal matters. He is responsible for market strategy and product development as well. Rob has over 30 years of thorough knowledge in the production, operations and sales/ marketing of flexible packaging products throughout the flexible packaging industry.

His operational experience includes production from the ground floor up to interim General Manager. During that time he worked all of the production equipment, all administrative activities including VOC Emissions compliance, budgeted hourly rates on new equipment and pricing strategy for the market.

His sales and marketing experience start at the CSR level, sales professional and ultimately Director of Sales with responsibilities for the national sales team and broker network. He managed corporate accounts including Nabisco, Hostess Brands, Interstate Brands, Sunshine Biscuit and Granny Goose Foods.

Founder and President of Performance Packaging January 1995 to the present. Founder and President Performance Machinery Corporation (PMC) Jan 2015. Founder and CEO of RCR Beverages dba Blue Kangaroo Contract Filling Services Jan 2015.

Trade Affiliations: Long term member of the Contract Packaging Association (CPA), Private Label Manufacturer’s Association (PLMA), Natural Products Industry, National Association for the Specialty Food Trade, INC (NASFT), PPAI and the American Beverage Association.

Business Organizations A ten year member of the Entrepreneur’s Organization. Leadership positions included two years as the President of the Las Vegas Chapter and a member of the Global Strategic Alliance Committee reporting to the Global EO Board.

Latest Accomplishments: Branded the product SipP™ for infant safe products for the protection of infants and children in the packaging industry. SipP Cap patent # 8,443,999 B1. Pixie Dust Patent # 9,078,435 B2. SipP Spoon patent # 8,459,504. SipP Pouch Pop™ and corresponding patent #D720,217. SipP Zip Patent Pending

Jerry-Thompson
Jerry Thompson - Vice President

Term expires: April 2023

President

CPA Board Member Since 2019

CTI Packaging & Fulfillment
732 Florsheim Dr # 14, Libertyville, IL 60048
P: 847-968-4855| W: ctipack.com

Personal: Jerry started CTI in 2000 after working in the packaging industry for many years.  He originally designed and developed packaging programs for a variety of companies.  Once CTI was launched, he quickly expanded into co-packing.  Jerry has been a member of the CPA for 7 years and has been very actively involved.