Tuesday August 20th, 2013 - 4:54PM
Libbey Inc. today announced that Ginger Jones has joined its board of directors.
Jones is the svp and CFO of Plexus Corp, a global electronic, engineering and manufacturing services company where she has served in this role since 2007. As CFO, according to Libbey, Jones is responsible for all finance, treasury, investor relations and information technology functions. She is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting from the University of Utah and a master's degree in Business Administration from the Ohio State University.
Jones was elected a director by the board upon the recommendation of its Nominating and Governance Committee. With the addition of Jones, the Libbey board of directors now is made up of 10 members, of which eight are independent directors.
Chairman William Foley said, "It's an exciting time to be a part of Libbey. We are seeing very positive results from our strategy implementation and continue to strengthen our position in the marketplace every day. Ginger's expertise and guidance on business issues will be invaluable to our board of directors and Libbey Inc."
Stephanie Streeter, Libbey's CEO, added, "Ginger Jones brings a wealth of experience to our board in the areas of financial strategy and supply chain management. Given our strategy and current objectives, she'll be able to make immediate and impactful contributions. We're so pleased she is joining us as we continue to move our company forward."