Jones Family of Cos. welcomes Jewell as SVP of Operations
Posted February 4, 2021
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Jones Family of Companies, a leading manufacturer of technical and engineered nonwoven and floor care products, has hired Mike Jewell as senior vice president of Operations.
With more than 25 years of manufacturing, supply chain and business improvement experience, Jewell will join the Jones team to lead its manufacturing, engineering and supply chain operations.
“Mike embraces visual management and team engagement on the manufacturing floor. He believes in highly disciplined operations and lean standards," said CP Davis, CEO of Jones. "Mike passionately supports individual and team training and development to drive day-to-day performance improvements and enhance team morale and safety.
Prior to joining Jones, Jewell served as vice president of Operations for a major building and home products manufacturer and led multiple production sites throughout the East Coast, guiding over 1,500 employees to operational excellence. Jewell has also held progressive leadership assignments with both family-owned and private equity-backed companies in operations, quality assurance and business development across multiple industries including durable goods, steel fabrication, and automotive sectors. He is a graduate of Kennedy Western University, holds a Six Sigma Black Belt certification and is a U.S. Army veteran.
"We are fortunate at this stage in Jones’ growth path to have Mike join our team. As a member of our executive leadership team, Mike will complement our efforts to navigate continuous growth and support our desire to serve our customers with superior quality and capabilities,” Davis added.
With business offices in Charlotte, N.C., Richmond, Va., and Humboldt, Tenn., and production facilities in Morristown, Tenn., Humboldt, Tenn., North Las Vegas, Nev., and Amherst, N.H., Jones was founded in 1936 as a provider of sustainable yarn solutions primarily for the floor care industry. Today, Jones Nonwovens' business includes engineered nonwoven products spanning multiple markets such as sleep, furniture, cold chain and protective packaging, acoustics, automotive/transportation, floor care and pet care. Additionally, Jones provides value-added services to clients such as warehousing, packaging and distribution.
Source: Jones Family of Companies