August 15, 2011
ITW Muller, a manufacturer of stretch-wrap equipment and film in Arlington Heights, Ill., has expanded its sales team with the appointment of Rob Payne to industry manager. He is responsible for supporting the team in the western portion of the U.S. and Canada, with a specific focus on building relationships with OEMs, integrators, and key distributors. He also helps build relationships with existing and prospective customers throughout the region.
Payne is a past regional sales manager for ITW Muller. Since leaving the company in the 1990s, he has held a number of sales and management positions within the packaging distribution world. Most recently he was a packaging equipment specialist with Unisource Worldwide. Before that he was a packaging sales manager with Zellerbach.
Payne has a degree in accounting, RIA from Simon Fraser University.