Our Axis management team has the national and international credentials for satisfying customer demand for excellence. Buoyed by significant investments in technology, equipment and resources, this team has been built to take the best of the company’s rich history and contemporize its legacy for innovative thinking, and dependable, leading edge business success.
The Leadership Team
The Axis team has the fire, the desire and the prowess to excel in the dynamic world of packaging and looks forward to serving customers around the country and the world – from here, in Butner, North Carolina.
VP - GM
“I have worked for family-owned packaging companies for nearly four decades. Axis’ proven experience in corrugated packaging solutions, with a focus on customer service is second to none.
With Axis since 2012
Has held nearly every position within the packaging industry, from truck driver to customer service representative, purchasing, accounting and sales. Nearly 30 years with the Welsh Paper Company. Larry is highly respected throughout the industry and widely known for meeting project challenges. Degree in Business Management from North Carolina State University.
Director of Sales
“My mission is to help our current and future customer with inventory management, lead times, cost control, buying strategies and custom solutions… because through our expanded capabilities, excellent personnel and leading edge equipment, Axis can bring added value to every customer.
With Axis since 2019
Formerly director of sales for a national packaging company and sales executive with healthcare companies in the northeast U.S. and startup company entrepreneur.
I plan to utilize my combined background in sales and engineering to help better understand the challenges of our customers and be able to match them with the integrated services and solutions that only Axis can provide.”
With Axis since 2019
Sales and customer advocacy, including being able to provide strategic solutions to client’s corrugated and packaging needs.
My focus is offering customers a “Speed to Market” platform and enhancing their buying experience by delivering unequal customer service and demonstrating the Value of working with Axis. I will work with the customer on VMI programs, buying strategies, new product development, all why helping them build their products and brands. Offering the customer, the flexibility, and confidence, that they can only achieve through working with Axis.
With Axis since 2021
Sales and Sales Management experience throughout multiple packaging platforms. I utilize my industry experience to develop long standing relationships and offer a total packaging resource. I offer industry knowledge, product knowledge, and market knowledge to help my customers achieve their internal goals and external goals.
“One of the many reasons I enjoy working at Axis is that every day is different. One of my prized accomplishments was designing at 40″-diameter octagon box for a customer and seeing that come to fruition.”
With Axis since 2010
All new corrugated box designs start here, from concept to completion. This includes determining the weight and size, based on customers’ needs. Once a project is submitted for approval, if there is an issue or question, he is there to make any adjustments in the original design.
“Working at Axis is a fun challenge because we have to be ready to turn on a dime to handle the needs of our customers. One of our main competitive strengths in the market is our ability to deliver on very short lead times.”
With Axis since 2014
Managed all the logistics, purchasing and plant scheduling for the corrugating operations with Capital Corrugated and Carton in Sacramento. Production supervisor and manager in steel manufacturing, industrial laundry and building products. Degree from the University of Alabama.
“Axis is owned and operated by veterans of the packaging industry. They understand what it takes to be a frontrunner in this field and continue to invest in the equipment and technology to keep us there.”
With Axis since 2004
Served the corrugated industry in many capacities since 1986, including time on the production floor as a flexo folder gluer, operator and eventually delivering merchandise. Familiar with operating most of the machinery in the plant.
Customer Service Manager
“Axis Container is an eager group of people that takes pride in meeting our customer’s needs with quick responses and fast turnaround. With our strong leadership group and company parent, SLP, the sky is the limit to ours and our customers’ success.”
With Axis since 2000
Customer advocate and liaison, resolving any challenges that may arise, toward delivering an exceptional experience for our customers. Generate box specifications and manufacturing production orders, including assistance with emergency rush situations. Support to Axis account representatives.