Mike Hayden recently joined CRI as senior technical sales specialist, where he will cover the Midwest region. Previously, Mr. Hayden was the national technical director for BCM Inks and served in numerous support roles for water-based flexographic inks. He has also spoken at a variety of seminars and universities on the fundamentals of corrugated printing. Mr. Hayden earned a bachelor's degree in graphic communication from Clemson University.
Mr. Neely serves as business development specialist, where he generates sales to the state of California and implements sales training programs for CRI employees and clients. Prior to joining CRI, Mr. Neely worked independently as a trainer and consultant developing sales training programs for corporations throughout North America and Europe. He specializes in corrugated materials and has worked closely with the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC). Mr. Neely earned a bachelor's degree from Antioch University with an emphasis in organizational management.
“We are excited to welcome two such talented and experienced professionals to CRI,” said George Sickinger, president and CEO of CRI. “They bring extensive knowledge and background in corrugated printing and will surely be assets to our team as we continue to expand our footprint in North America.”