Bizerba Label Solutions Appoints New President
Joppa, May 14, 2020 | Bizerba North America is pleased to announce Brian Evans as the new president of Bizerba Label Solutions (BLS). Evans has over 25 years of experience in the label industry, with an impressive track record of customer satisfaction, plant productivity, and technology introductions.
In his new position, Brian will be responsible for leading the BLS printing operations and focusing on corporate sales growth strategy and execution.
“We are excited to welcome Brian to the Bizerba Label Solutions team,” Aaron Garry, President and CEO, North America has commented. “We are confident that his leadership will be a tremendous asset to our North American operations and will help us continue our explosive growth trajectory. We have grown rapidly the past 10 years, and Brian is the perfect person to take us to the next level in our evolution.
Through his work for the past 12 years as general manager for CCL Label in Collierville, Tennessee, Evans has “overseen tremendous growth in revenue and profitability,” said Aaron L. Garry, President and CEO of Bizerba North America. Prior to CCL, Evans served as the Vice President for Custom Printed Products for 13 years.
Garry describes Evans as “a high caliber individual who brings an exciting skill set to our business” with a background in flexo printing, digital technology, manufacturing operations, supply chain optimization, and procurement principles.
Evans is a champion of lean manufacturing techniques, including Six Sigma, Kaizen Events, and Shop Floor Data collection. Bizerba is fully anticipating implementing the techniques that will generate the most success for its North American facilities while doing even more to exceed customer expectations. Evans will be working closely with market organizations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico to further Bizerba’s revenue and profitability.
Evans holds an MBA from Centenary College in Shreveport, Louisiana, as well as a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Louisiana State University. He and his wife, Pam, have three children. His son, Bryce, is a member of the Tennessee National Guard and a college student, his elder daughter, Analiese, is a sophomore at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and his younger daughter, Ava, is a high school sophomore. Brian and his family will be relocating to Bizerba’s North American headquarters in Joppa, Maryland.
Bizerba offers its customers in industry, trade, and logistics a globally unique solutions portfolio of hardware and software around the central value "weight". This portfolio includes products and solutions related to slicing, processing, weighing, cashing, checking, commissioning and labeling. A wide range of services from consulting and service, labels and consumables to leasing complete the portfolio.
Since 1866 Bizerba has made a significant contribution to the developments in the area of weighing technology and today is represented in 120 countries. The customer base includes globally operating companies in trade and industry as well as retailers, bakeries and butcheries. With around 4.100 employees worldwide and with its headquarters in Balingen, Baden Wuerttemberg, Bizerba has been in the same family for five generations. Additional production facilities are located in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, China and USA. Bizerba also has a global network of sales and service locations.