Carrollton, TX, October 8, 2018, – PN (Pacific Northern, Inc.), international industry leader in visual merchandising production and design, announces an addition to its Executive Team. Bob Hays joined Pacific Northern as Chief Operating Officer on Monday, October 8, 2018. Mr. Hays’ role will encompass all areas of operations with the focus on continued growth, improvement of processes and procedures, and effective positioning of PN as the Display Company of choice for the world’s leading brands. Bob brings to Pacific Northern extensive experience in the display and fixture industry as well strong background in operations, sales, procurement and China manufacturing. As COO, he will be overseeing operations of both PN HQ and PN China manufacturing facility.
Bob has held numerous executive positions in manufacturing and started his career with displays and fixtures in 2000 as COO of RM group out of Chicago. In 2003, Bob joined Leggett and Platt, Fixture and Display Group, where he oversaw operations of 30 manufacturing plants in China, Mexico, England, Chicago and San Francisco as Executive Vice President and later President. Most currently, Bob was COO for private equity backed Pet Loss Center. He has successfully launched the business and opened centers in 4 states.
Mr. Hays’ experience in display industry and expertise in leading a variety of manufacturing plants around the world will enhance the assets of the company’s Executive Team.