Effective immediately, Gene Lauffer fulfills role of COO
Gene Lauffer has been promoted to chief operating officer at Acucote Inc.Gene joined Acucote in 2008 as the national sales manager. In 2011, he accepted the position of vice president of sales and later served as the senior vice president of commerce.He has worked in the pressure-sensitive label stock industry for 30 years, and as COO he will continue to provide leadership and energy to Acucote.
Mike Hudson has been hired as the national sales manager; effective immediately. He joins Acucote with more than 15 years of sales and sales management experience in the paper, adhesive, converting and labeling industries.
Acucote would also like to extend a happy retirement to former COO, Rick Cromer. Rick was influential in establishing a nationwide sales force and was essential in Acucote’s evolution from a manufacturer of commodity products to an established, custom label stock supplier.