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Spellbinders Paper Arts Names Greg A. Tipsord Chief Executive Officer
Proven Entrepreneurial Executive Has Strong Track Record with Extensive Experience and Success Driving Top Line, Bottom Line, and Market Share Growth
“Greg’s executive strengths are growing market share, building strong sales relationships, finance and supply chain management and organizational leadership. His expertise in building successful businesses make him an ideal fit for continuing the Spellbinders vision and he will be instrumental in our exploring beyond,”
Tipsord is a proven executive leader with over 23 years of extensive experience and success in driving revenue and profit, as well as organizational and brand building methodologies for world class companies including The Dial Corporation, The Henkel Corporation and Proctor and Gamble. In 2012, he founded the Business Consumer Consulting Group, providing management consulting services to consumer-facing businesses. Tipsord has a strong reputation as an individual and organizational talent developer, with an inspirational, transparent leadership style.
In addition, Tipsord has a track record of organic business growth, successful business turnarounds, new product innovations, mergers/acquisitions, cost re-engineering and culture turnarounds, as well as extensive experience and success working with Boards of Directors, Wall Street analysts, and business media.
“Spellbinders’ innovative craft products have made the company an industry leader positioned for considerable growth,”
Tipsord earned his B.S, in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, graduating Summa Cum Laude and ranking first in his class. He was the winner of the Herman Schneider Award for the Outstanding Engineer at the University of Cincinnati and
President of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. Tipsord has served on various Boards: American Cleaning Institute, Chairman Strategic Planning Committee for the notMYkid Charity, Fresh Start Women’
About Spellbinders Paper Arts
Spellbinders entered the craft and hobby market in 2003 with the introduction of the Spellbinders Wizard™
Stacey Caron was honored with an award as a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 program in the Desert Mountain region which encompasses Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico. The awards program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
In 2012, Stacey Caron received an Enterprising Women Award. The annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards recognize the finest women entrepreneurs in North America and beyond, and is considered one of the most distinguished recognition programs for women business owners.
The company received the Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) 2012 Summer Innovations Award for the Spellbinders Nestabilities® Majestic Elements line. The award represents the industry’
For three consecutive years, Spellbinders Paper Arts has been included in the Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of entrepreneurs nationwide. Visit http://spellbinderspaperarts.com/