HELPING TO SHAPE BRANDS, ONE BOTTLE AT A TIME.
We believe that building a brand through premium packaging should be as simple as the results are stunning. We’re able to achieve this by continually innovating to provide our customers with the ultimate one-stop source for all their specialty glass packaging needs. It’s how we stand out as a company, and how our customers’ packaging stands out.
Our vision is to enhance brand value through the creation of impactful visual identity.
Here are just some of the brands that we’ve had the pleasure of working with.
MEET THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND QUEST.
While we’ve got all the high-tech machinery and facilities, what really powers Quest are its people, their ideas and their passion. That’s why we’ve assembled a highly experienced team of engineers, thought leaders, managers and creatives. When you work with us, you’ll be in good hands.
As a serial entrepreneur, Ravi brings incredible talent to Quest, offering a wealth of experience– from manufacturing, to clean energy & technology, to micro-financing. He was a founding donor of SKS Microfinance, one of the largest micro-finance organizations in the world, and Community Pure Water (CPW), a social venture initiative that provides safe drinking water to remote villages in India. Ravi has an MBA from Rutgers University and was a partner at a major Certified Public Accounting firm.
Chief Executive Officer
Since joining Quest in 2000, Ingrid has been heavily involved with all aspects of the business. She maintains strong relationships with the industry network, and has the kind of business instincts that give her the ability to not only see opportunities within the market, but also understand how Quest can execute its vision against those opportunities. Ingrid holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, as well as an Executive MBA from Rutgers University.
Chief Technology Officer
When Ryan joined Quest in 2004, he already had over a decade of experience in container decorating. He relishes the challenge of crafting new decorating techniques and possesses an uncanny ability to produce intricate graphics that combine creative tool design with inventive processes. Ryan holds a Graphics degree from the University of Kentucky and a MBA from the University of Phoenix.
Chief Financial Officer
After starting at Quest in 2005 as a finance analyst, Ayesha now manages all functions related to finance and administration. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Montclair State and a MBA from Rutgers University.
VP SUPPLY CHAIN
Amit joined Quest in 2003 and quickly progressed to become a General Manager. As part of the GE Lean Six Sigma Program, he fully understands process improvement. He brings a special talent to Quest with his sound technical knowledge, analytical mind, and keenly insightful perspective. Amit holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Manufacturing Management from Virginia Tech.
With over 30 years in domestic and international supply chain management and new product commercialization, Don brings unparalleled insight and knowledge to Quest. That wealth of experience allows him to consistently deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction. Previously, Don was in management at Beam Inc. for 33 years– as VP Global Supply Chain, VP New Product Commercialization, and as Sr. Director of North America Procurement. Don holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science and a MBA from Bellarmine University.
A Quest employee since 2002, Benny excels at converting theoretical concepts into real-world applications. With over 20 years of experience in electrical and mechanical engineering across multiple industries, he’s well suited to oversee all aspects of our equipment maintenance, upgrades and modifications. Benny holds Bachelor’s degrees in Chemical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
GENERAL MANAGER / CA
Ray has over 35 years of experience in the Glass Industry, serving specialty liquors, perfume and cosmetic markets in the US and Mexico. He has specialized in Quality Assurance, Operations, Decoration, Sales and Customer Service– including 14 years as General Manager, Director of Operations, Commercial Director and VP of Quality Assurance, during which he managed units between 400 and 2,000 employees. Ray holds a Business and Industrial Administration Degree and an MBA from IPADE-MEX.
PRODUCTION MANAGER / CA
Since 2000, Rene held several key positions at Quest before being promoted to the role of Plant Manager of the Stockton Facility. Prior to Quest, he was a production Manager for a Coca-Cola plant in Manila, Philippines. Rene runs an incredibly efficient operation, thanks in part to his meticulous sense of detail and process-oriented philosophy. Rene holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Associate’s degree in Computer Programming.
Craftsman / KY
Brian joined Quest in 2002 as a Production Supervisor. His detail-oriented approach, strong production operations experience, and over 20 years of technical expertise in container decorating make him an invaluable asset. Brian attended the Technical School in Carpentry and studied as a Combat Engineer in the Army National Guard.
VP of Sales & Marketing
Dennis brings a wealth of experience in brand-building and strategy to Quest. With an emphasis on new product launches, he’s previously held CMO positions at successful consumer products companies and was a Worldwide Senior Partner for J. Walter Thompson with experience spanning North America, Europe and Asia. Dennis holds a bachelor’s degree from Claremont McKenna College and completed the Executive Program in Strategy and Organization at Stanford Business School.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER / NJ
Priscila started out with Quest in 2010 as a Customer Relationship Manager. Today, she’s a multi-talented team player managing all aspects of new business development, including new product development. Priscila holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, an associate’s degree in Criminal Justice, and she’s currently pursuing a Business degree at Rutgers University.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER / KY
With over six years in the printing industry and a B.A. in Graphic Design, Dallas brings a wealth of experience to his role as Business Development Manager. He has a passion for building strong relationships, serving as a catalyst throughout all stages of the branding and decorating process.
CUSTOMER PROJECT MANAGER / CA
Megan joined Quest in 2012 as an office admin person and quickly learned the complex nature of our business. She has worked in new product development and has held sales and business development roles. All of this has led to her promotion to Customer Project Manager and is our go-to person for customers at our Stockton facility.
BILLIE JO HARE
CUSTOMER PROJECT MANAGER / KY
Billie Jo has built a career with Quest, starting at our Maryland facility back in 2002 and moved to our Elizabethtown, Kentucky facility when it opened. Everyone loves Billie Jo not just because of her personality but she’s a consummate professional and is always on top of each project with great attention to detail and timelines. She is our customer go-to person for all projects at our E-Town facility.
ALWAYS IN THE KNOW.
One of the ways in which we bring you the very latest innovations is simply by knowing the industry better than anyone else. We actively maintain our memberships and affiliations with the industry’s top trade groups. Check out some of the events we’ve been to recently.