We have carefully pulled together a team that is more like a family than a business. We have decades of professional and entrepreneurial experience to provide you with excellent resources for your business success. We have a burning passion to see our mission through. Our customer service is personal and we ship anywhere in the world!
Click here to learn more about our Box Latch™ European Team
Jack D. Wilson (Co-Founder, Inventor & Chief Operations Officer)
Jack D. Wilson is the creative genius behind the invention of Box Latch™ Products, a Re-Usable alternative to tape, staples and bands that have traditionally been used to close cardboard boxes. He and his brother James co-founded Eco-Latch Systems, llc in 2010, with the mission of “changing the way the world closes and Re-Uses boxes.” Jack prides himself on “thinking outside of the box” when it comes to adoption of sustainable solutions and innovations within manufacturing, industry.
Mr. Wilson is a Wisconsin native and a University of Wisconsin, Madison alumnus who supports circular economy thinking and is passionate about reducing tape and corrugated waste. Jack believes that by adopting triple bottom principles to the management of their business, he and his team will be able to do good, while helping customers to be financially, socially and environmentally successful. Recently, the company was awarded the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council’s “2016 Sustainable Product of the Year” for their patent and patent pending Re-Usable Box Latch™ Products.
Contact information: Jack@boxlatch.com / 920-541-3404
James F. Wilson (Co-Founder, Chief Executive & Export Officer)
Co-founder of Eco-Latch Systems, LLC, and Jack’s brother, Jim has spent his career owning his own businesses and helping animals, their owners and the veterinarians who care for them. As a speaker, author, teacher and consultant, Jim has always tried to invent better, more efficient mousetraps for success. Thus, when the initial Box Latch™ eco-friendly box closing device was invented, he was eager to use his degrees in and knowledge of law and business to promote the positive effects it would have to save time, labor costs and the environment while improving the bottom line of the businesses that embrace this new technology.
Check out Jim Wilson's interview with the U.S. Commercial Service at the February (2017) Discover Global Markets Business Forum Series. Jim provided an excellent testimonial about the role exporting plays in growing the US economy and workforce.
Contact information: James@boxlatch.com
Deborah J. Dollak (Operations & Supply Manager)
Has 25 years of experience in a family medical packaging business. She operated presses, handled shipping and receiving duties, supervised employees and managed to help the company grow from a dream to a very successful multimillion dollar company. In addition to her business responsibilities at the company; she raised three wonderful children all currently involved in the business and managed to find the time to go to school and earn her RN degree.
Tom Allen (Global Sales Consultant)
Tom Allen is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience in material handling systems and Distribution Centers (DC) who was extremely impressed with our novel, simple to use box closing products. He decided that he wanted to join our company for a new challenge after retiring from TGW Conveyor Systems. He has worked across multiple industries to gain a complete understanding of distribution centers (DC operations), applications of technology and how to enhance a company’s ROI with a product as simple as the Box Latch™. If you need help figuring out how to benefit from using Box Latch™ Products in your company, Tom is your man.
Contact information: Tom@boxlatch.com / 336-416-5503
Sandra L. Hoffmann (Office Manager)
Sandy has spent the past 35+ years of her career working professionally in Human Resources with a focus in payroll, benefits, recruiting, training & event planning. She received her Associate’s Degree from University of Wisconsin-Waukesha and Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her passions are animal welfare and stylish shoes. She is an active voice for animals through her volunteer position as a Board of Directors member for HAWS (Humane Animal Welfare Society.)
Lisa Geason-Bauer (Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer)
In the role of Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer (CCSO) Lisa is responsible for managing Box Latch™ Products communications with stakeholders, media and the public. She is the corporate officer primarily responsible for the management and coordination of Eco-Latch Systems, llc’s socially inclusive sustainable business initiatives and adoption of low-carbon business practices. The CCSO is Box Latch™ Products in-house environmental and corporate social responsibility storyteller: tasked with sharing the Box Latch™ Products “power of re-use” story with the world. As such the CCSO is also responsible for global marketing and messaging tied to growing the Box Latch™ Product brand in the international marketplace, with special emphasis on the European Union.
Contact information: Lisa@boxlatch.com
Evolution Marketing (Environmental Communications, Creative Design & Sustainability Consulting)
Evolution Marketing llc, an Oconomowoc Wisconsin based company specializes in the area of environmental communication, eco-friendly marketing and sustainable strategies. They are experts at communication, design and marketing as well as practitioners of sustainable initiatives. Evolution Marketing’s creative communication professionals excel at assisting organizations of all sizes in communicating their sustainability message to customers in a business-to-business environment. Lisa Geason-Bauer (Evolution Marketing President) and Kyle Kummer (Evolution Marketing Creative Director) are excited to be part of the Box Latch Products team. Click here to learn more.
Tom Wilcox (Product Graphic Designer)
Tom is a design engineer, product developer, and inventor named on 18 US Patents. Much of his past 45 years has been focused on the design of custom stainless steel products, MRI imaging coils, kitchen and bath products and injection molded plastic consumer products. In addition to his design of innovative products, he is known internationally for his computer art and 3D printed bronze jewelry.
Craig Grigson III (Website Development & Marketing Communications)
Craig helps small businesses communicate to their target audience by building WordPress website platforms (including this one), content marketing (blogging), social media management (specializing in Linkedin), and small business copy (online as well as written). He is a former U.S. Navy fast-attack submarine nuclear reactor operator. His first love for communication came when he wrote his beautiful wife love letters from under the sea during all three of his deployments. He is now happily married with two boys under the age of four. You can find more about his at his website here.