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Graeme R.D. Hodson

Vice President of Operations

Graeme Hodson has been the vice president of operations for Appvion, Inc. since March 2017.

 

Prior to joining Appvion, Inc. Mr. Hodson worked for Neenah Enterprises, Inc. as vice president of operations and procurement from May 2014 to March 2017.
 
Prior to that, he worked as director of operations for UCI-Fram/Prestone products, one of North America’s largest and most diversified companies serving the vehicle replacement parts and car care market. Mr. Hodson was responsible for all procurement, product planning and operations for four manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Mexico.
 
Mr. Hodson served for more than five years as vice president and senior director of operations of Cooper Standard Automotive where he led operations, program management and manufacturing engineering for 14 manufacturing sites across the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Mr. Hodson worked for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company for nearly 20 years with increasing responsibilities for production management including service as plant manager at multiple locations in Ohio and Oklahoma.
 
Mr. Hodson earned a master’s degree in business administration from Oklahoma State University and a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Akron.