Mr. García has over 20 years experience in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Joining in 2017 as Executive Chairman of IFS, Mr. Garcia has driven growth through acquisition and partner optimization.
Prior to IFS, Mr. Garcia joined NGL as CEO in March of 2006 and now serves as Chairman. Prior to joining NGL, Mr. García served as CEO of OIA Global Logistics in Portland where he oversaw the company’s day to day operations and expansion, making several acquisitions and implementing very successful Global Supply Chain Operations for fortune 500 companies, such as Nike.
Mr. García also worked with IBM as a Director of Logistics and Supply Chain Management and as Director of IBM’s Government Programs, was very involved in NAFTA. Mr. García serves on the Boards of NGL, TriMax Logistics in Ho Chi Min City, and is on the Advisory Board for the Port of Portland and OIA Global Logistics. He holds an MS in Accounting, a Law Degree from the University of Akron, and an MBA in Logistics from The Ohio State University.
Prior to working at IFS, Dave spent 15 years working as CFO for several private equity sponsored companies. Most recently he was CFO at US Pack, and Fleetgistics, both in the same day courier and final mile space. Prior to that he was the CFO for Touchstone Wireless, a cellular phone repair and reverse logistics company.
Dave worked for 20 years at Air Products and Chemicals in various roles including the Controller of the Chemicals Group and the CFO of an independent division where he helped to lead the business growth through the acquisition and integration of fourteen homecare companies over a four year period.
Throughout his career, Dave’s leadership style has been to build high performance teams while leveraging technology and business intelligence systems to continuously improve and optimize workflow processes.
He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Bucknell University, and an MBA from Cornell University.
Patrick Darke has been serving as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) since February of 2019. Patrick comes with broad experience having more than 24 years in the industry. His approach to managing and optimizing our infrastructure has led us to become a seamless resource for our customers. He has reduced systematic boundaries continually. Additionally, he leads the strategy for our future technology platforms, mitigates any outside risk to the organization, and prepares the organization for continued organic and acquisition-based growth. Patrick believes in the power of data and therefore focuses on driving growth and efficiencies for the organization by creating real-time access to data. His focused leadership, industry knowledge, tactical skillset, and positive attitude have been a welcome and needed change for IFS.
Patrick has worked with international organizations like Circle K and Ansell Healthcare that have provided the opportunity to manage multiple operations in Thailand on top of developing his technological skillset. During that time, Patrick led a global data-center consolidation project for a business transformation initiative to replace a legacy ERP platform to Oracle EBS, implemented a comprehensive disaster recovery system, and managed multi-national audits of his information security systems. Having experience in both operations as well as information security systems makes him a capable resource for IFS.
With over 20 years of logistics experience, Todd founded Impact Fulfillment Services in 1998 as a full-service “product to shelf” producer of retail display, promotional and point of purchase materials. Behind his leadership, IFS has experienced remarkable growth and its client base includes some of the most well-known national brands and companies in America, which partner with IFS to generate greater awareness and impact for their marketing initiatives.The strength evident in the company’s momentum reflects Todd’s strong personal emphasis on developing a great team. He has built IFS based on his vision of an extended family, and takes special pride in promoting from within that IFS family.
“Simply put, our people are our greatest assets,” Todd says. “Every one of us measures our success by the Impact we create for our customers, and I know for a fact that each person at IFS takes that responsibility as a personal opportunity to help us shine as a company.”
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Tom has a proven record of accomplishment in successful turnaround operations with excellent team building and communication skills with the ability to drive and replicate improvements in multiple facilities. He is a goal-oriented leader who has successfully increased EBITDA year over year through creation of key performance indicators in all pillar activities. Tom has designed and implemented Lean Manufacturing processes in each significant area of excellence, Safety, Quality, Talent Development, Autonomous and Preventive Maintenance and supply chain programs controlling all losses and reducing waste activities. Tom has a BA and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Wilkes University.
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Alan Weinman joined Impact Fulfillment Services (IFS) in 2021 through the acquisition of Tech Packaging. He is responsible for leading the dedicated sites supporting the Frito-Lay Co-Pack business across 4 facilities in 3 states.
Prior to joining Tech Packaging in Jan 2021, Alan founded Co-Pack Partners in 2018 to pursue a passion for helping small to mid-size companies achieve operational excellence. His work ranged across industries from Seafood, Snack Food, and Technology focused on contract negotiation, product launches, and operations improvement.
Alan’s prior career spanned over 25 years with the Frito-Lay Division of PepsiCo across a broad spectrum of supply chain roles including Engineering, Operations, Contract Manufacturing, Procurement, and Strategy. As Director of Asset Strategy he was responsible for aligning consumer packaging trends with operations capability.
Einstein once said “seek not to be a success, but rather to be of value”. Alan’s approach has been to combine individual coaching and development with clear goals, aligned scorekeeping, and competition to help others achieve excellence.
Alan graduated from the University of Illinois with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He is also a certified Continuous Improvement Master Trainer and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.