Menasha Packaging: Names Michael Riegsecker as Chief Operating Officer

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Neenah, Wisconsin – Menasha Packaging Company, a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation and the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused packaging and merchandising solutions provider, has named Michael Riegsecker Chief Operating Officer.

In this newly created position, Riegsecker, formerly Menasha Packaging’s Senior Vice President – Sales, will oversee operations, drive efficiencies, and focus on advancing strategic opportunities to fully leverage Menasha’s position as a leading turn-key solutions provider that adds value throughout the supply chain. He continues to report to Mike Waite, President of Menasha Packaging.

“Our goal is to deliver the best solutions and value to customers,” Waite said. “Mike understands our mission and has been instrumental in our success and growth. With 25 years’ experience at Menasha, he is an ideal choice for this important new position, and I look forward to having him play a continued significant role in the future of our company.” Since joining Menasha, Riegsecker has held a number of positions of increasing importance in a variety of functions, including production, plant management, sales support, general management and sales management. In his new position, he will continue to be based at Menasha’s corporate headquarters in Neenah, Wisconsin.

Riegsecker came to Menasha Packaging from International Paper. He holds a degree in Organizational Leadership from Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana.


About Menasha Packaging: Menasha Packaging Company, LLC, based in Neenah, Wisconsin, is a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation and has approximately 3,300 employees at locations across North America. Menasha Packaging is a leading provider of graphic consumer packaging, merchandising solutions, corrugated packaging, food packaging, shipping containers, material handling solutions, and pack-out and fulfillment services.

With a network of design, sales service centers, corrugated and paperboard manufacturing plants, and fulfillment facilities located throughout North America, the company’s mission is to help its customers protect, move, and promote their products better than anyone else. Visit its website at

About Menasha Corporation : Menasha Corporation is a leading corrugated and plastic packaging manufacturer and supply chain solutions provider specializing in retail merchandising packaging and displays, plastic reusable containers and pallets, protective packaging interiors, and packaging supply chain and fulfillment services. Menasha Corporation’s products and services are used by major food, beverage, consumer products, healthcare, pharmaceutical, industrial and automotive companies. Established in 1849, Menasha Corporation is one of America’s oldest privately held, family-owned manufacturing companies. Headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, the company employs approximately 5,500 employees in more than 100 facilities in North America and Europe. For more information, visit