Macro Engineering: New Chief Executive Officer
Plastic film and sheet extrusion machinery supplier Macro Engineering & Technology Inc., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, announced that Vice President of Sales and Marketing Jim Stobie has been appointed Chief Executive Officer; a new position within Macro.
“Jim is an experienced leader who consistently delivers results,” said Mirek Planeta, President and Founder of Macro. “I have tremendous confidence in Jim’s ability to drive company growth in a manner that is aligned with Macro’s fundamental commitment to innovation.”
Effective immediately, Stobie will oversee engineering, manufacturing, sales, marketing and services at Macro from the company’s headquarters location in Mississauga.
Stobie, who joined Macro in 1993 and held the role of Sales Manager from 1997 to 2006, rejoined Macro in 2012 after a 6-year stint as Vice President of Sales at Brampton Engineering. He brings to Macro experienced sales leadership and industry knowledge acquired over 25 years in the film and sheet extrusion machinery sector, with the past 15 years spent in leadership roles. Stobie is a past president of the Plastic Film Manufacturers Association of Canada and is an active member of TAPPI and SPI.
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