Sonoco Elects M. Jack Sanders to Sr. VP Post
Oct. 17, 2006 - Sonoco has elected M. Jack Sanders (53), as senior vice president - Global Industrial Products.
Previously, Sanders was vice president of Sonoco's Global Industrial Products. He currently serves as a member of the Company's Executive Committee.
Sanders, a 1976 graduate of Louisiana State University with a B.S. degree in finance, joined Sonoco in 1987 as national sales and marketing manager - Wire and Cable Reels division. In 1991, he was named general manager for Sonoco's Protective Packaging division and was promoted to division vice president and general manager of the Protective Packaging business in 1998.
Sanders was elected a corporate officer and named vice president - Industrial Products, North America in 2001. He was subsequently named vice president - Global Industrial Products in January 2006.