today announced that Becky Giessel and Amy Bonder have joined the company as the newest members of its executive leadership team. Giessel is senior vice president, HR and chief people officer, and Bonder is executive vice president, strategic markets. Giesseland brings more than 20 years of experience to TricorBraun and will be focused on building the best place for the best people in packaging, while deploying best practices in recruitment, retention and talent development, according to the company. She has a deep background in HR with high growth distribution companies. Most recently, she was responsible for more than 3,000 team members across several divisions of Medline Industries, a $10 billion manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies. Prior to Medline, Giesseland held a number of senior HR leadership roles with Grainger. She began her career as a CPA and holds an MS in organization development from Loyola and a BBA in accounting from the University of Iowa.
Bonder will lead a number of high growth opportunities within TricorBraun, including multinational accounts, international, flexibles, WinePak and ecommerce. Most recently she led the strategic development of a $4 billion business unit, as vice president of strategy and sales at Bridgestone. Bonder brings a proven track record of driving growth and building industry-best teams in commercial distribution environments, including Advance Auto, Stanley Black & Decker and Grainger. With a BS in marketing and international business from Penn State, she brings strong commercial, operations and strategic planning expertise to the company, according to TricorBraun.