Berlin Hires Regional Director of Operations

May 26, 2020

Berlin Appoints Edward Szygenda to Regional Director of Operations

Berlin Packaging, the world’s largest supplier of glass, plastic, and metal containers and closures, has appointed Edward Szygenda to regional director of operations.

Szygenda is an accomplished and results-driven operations executive with broad-based expertise in building and executing effective strategies that improve safety, quality, productivity, and efficiency in manufacturing operations. He was previously director of operations at West Penn Wire, a manufacturer of low voltage electronic wire and cable, since 2012 where he was responsible for the performance of distribution centers in Georgia, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and California. Prior to that, he managed a manufacturing operation producing air movement and air control products for the heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) industry at Ruskin Company.

Szygenda joins a global organization that recently took home an unprecedented 15 medals during the National Association of Container Distributor (NACD) packaging awards competition, celebrating the most innovative packaging design from the past year. Including these latest award victories, Berlin Packaging now boasts more than 50 total NACD awards received over the past six years.

Additionally, ON Partners cheered on Berlin Packaging’s commitment to customer success during the pandemic in our recent Client Community series.  From offering its Clinton, PA warehouse facility and team members to help assemble testing kits, to creating care packages for delivery drivers, Berlin Packaging has gone above and beyond in support of its customer base.

ON Partners’ consultant Tara Flickinger is proud to have partnered with Berlin Packaging and Edward Szygenda on this successful placement.


Berlin Packaging is the only Hybrid Packaging Supplier® of glass, plastic and metal containers and closures. The company supplies billions of items annually along with package design, financing, consulting, warehousing and logistics services for customers across all industries. Berlin Packaging brings together the best of manufacturing, distribution and income-adding service providers. Its mission is to increase the net income of its customers through packaging products and services. See for more information.


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