Spire Executive Committee: A Strategic Force

We are delighted to announce the formation of the Spire Executive Committee, a team of five seasoned leaders who will spearhead critical roles to optimize operations and fortify collaborations with our partners. This committee will play a pivotal role in all operational decisions of the group.

Tom Weaver: General Manager / Managing Director-Sales

Tom, assuming the role of General Manager / Managing Director- Sales, will play a vital role in shaping the strategic direction and financial performance of Spire Group. Beyond sales, Tom will oversee the overall business trajectory, reporting directly to me. As Chair of the Spire Executive Committee, he will lead in developing strong partnerships, driving marketing activities, and ensuring holistic business success.

Jeff Webster: Director of Sales – Healthcare Sector and CSI Jewett Products

Jeff, continuing his excellent work as the Director of Sales for the Healthcare Sector and CSI Jewett products, will now report to Tom. With over 15 years of dedicated service, Jeff’s inclusion on the Spire Executive Committee solidifies his integral role in our future success.

Dave Beckinghausen: Director of Sales – Life Science

Dave will assume the Director of Sales – Life Science role, leveraging over 20 years of invaluable experience. His extensive background and expertise will be crucial in shaping our approach to Life Sciences sales, ensuring a dynamic and effective strategy. Reporting directly to Tom Weaver, he will also serve on the Spire Executive Committee.

Patrick Hansen: Vice President of Sterilizer Operations

Patrick, a Professional Engineer and current Vice President of Engineering and Innovation Hub, will now lead our sterilizer manufacturing operations. Supported by two Plant Managers at Great Bend and Sanford. Don Willette will assist Patrick in coordinating the activities of both plants to streamline processes, reduce lead times, and enhance overall efficiency. Patrick will report directly to me and serve on the Spire Executive Committee.

Mickey Rathers: Director of Operations – Washer Group

Mickey, with an MBA and a wealth of experience in supply chain and operations management, will direct the activities of our washer manufacturing plants. Mickey will leverage his expertise to incorporate best practices from both plants to improve delivery times and operational efficiency. He will report directly to me and serve on the Spire Executive Committee.

If you have any questions, please contact Tom Weaver at tweaver@spire-is.com

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