Executive White Papers

James M. Kotek
President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Kotek was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 2009. He joined Menasha Corporation in 1991 and held a variety of financial, marketing, manufacturing and management positions at ORBIS Corporation before being promoted to President of the business unit in 2004. Mr. Kotek was with Arthur Andersen Co. before joining Menasha.


Denise S. Starcher
Vice President, Human Resources

Ms. Starcher joined Menasha Corporation in 2017. Prior to joining Menasha, Ms. Starcher was Global Vice President of Human Resources at ASCO Power Technologies, a division of Emerson Electric. She also served as Vice President of HR for Emerson's Caribbean and Latin American operations and held positions at Prenova, Inc. and Utilipro, Inc.


Michael D. Riegsecker
President, Menasha Packaging Company, LLC

Mr. Riegsecker was appointed President of Menasha Packaging Company in September 2018. He joined Menasha Corporation in 1992 and held several progressive positions at Menasha Packaging, including General Manager, Group Vice President and Senior Vice President of Sales. Most recently Mr. Riegsecker was Chief Operating Officer of Menasha Packaging. He is a graduate of Purdue University and was with International Paper prior to Menasha Packaging.