President and CEO
Mike Wood joined the organization in 2011 as Chief Operating Officer. Mike successfully led the transformation of the manufacturing and operations functions of the business, and in October of 2014, became Chief Executive Officer as predecessor Jack Falcon stepped into the Board Chairman role. Mike is responsible for the overall management, growth, and success of the business. He is responsible for leading the development and implementation of the company’s long-term strategy with a vision to create shareholder value. In addition to setting the tone and direction of our company culture, Mike personally leads the activities of the Marketing & Sales, Product Engineering, Finance, and Human Resources functions of the business. Leading the senior management staff, Mike retains overall responsibility for the operational and financial achievements of the business.
Chief Financial Officer
Peter Steffes joined JAC Products in July 2017. Pete is responsible for overseeing the global financial activities of the business. He and the JAC Products finance team are responsible for strategic financial planning, monitoring and managing cash flow, ensuring adequate financial and accounting controls, and required financial reporting. Pete is the key advisor to the Senior Leadership team and the Board of Directors on all matters regarding Company financial performance, financial planning and legal matters related to strategic growth initiatives, and investor relationships.
Chief Marketing and Sales Officer
Noel Ranka joined JAC Products in 2004. Following successive sales and market development roles of expanded responsibility, Noel became Vice President of Sales and Marketing with overall leadership of our business development and customer relationship management in July 2011. Effective October 2014, Noel assumed the role of Chief Marketing and Sales Officer. As the chief spokesperson for JAC Products, Noel has global responsibility for sales growth within existing markets, expansion into new markets, execution of key strategic growth initiatives, and the advanced product development activities of the company.
Vice President Human Resources & Administration
Mike Gallico has been with JAC Products since 2011 when he joined the leadership team. Mike led the redesign of many current human resource practices and the introduction of process and program enhancements that have positively impacted our work environment and our organizational performance. He is responsible for all the programs related to ensuring that we have the necessary, capable talent, an engaging work environment, competitive and cost-effective benefit.
Chief Operating Officer
Stuart McRobbie joined JAC Products in March of 2017. Although new to the company, he brings extensive automotive experience to the JAC Products and a broad Operations background. Stuart is responsible for the overall operational performance of the organization including production, purchasing, materials management, program management, quality assurance, manufacturing engineering, and continuous improvement. He is focused on driving process excellence throughout the supply chain, in our manufacturing plants, and with our key supplier partners in order to deliver the right products, on time, the right quality, and at the right cost.
VP Advanced Product Development
Gordon Michie joined JAC Products in 1999. With management experience in the JAC Products Program and Account Managment, Continuous Improvement, and Product Engineering functions, Gord has extensive background with our customers and our products. After leading the global Product Engineering activity for several years, he assumed responsibility for leading and expanding our Advanced Product Development team in 2016.
Director Product Engineering
Alex Hall joined JAC Products in 2011 as a Project Engineering Manager within the North American Product Engineering Department. In 2015, Alex was appointed Global Director of Product Engineering. His responsibilities include the overall design and engineering of all production products, our manufacturing site resident engineering function, corporate warranty, as well as the leadership of all VAVE activities across the company. Alex is focused on design and development excellence, and consistency across all regions as we expand our global footprint in customer support.