SOURCE: Riverwood Solutions

Riverwood Solutions

March 01, 2011 08:00 ET

Riverwood Solutions Announces Expansion With a New Office in Austin, Texas

MENLO PARK, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2011) - Riverwood Solutions, a leading operations consulting and managed services provider, today announced that it has opened an office in Austin, the high tech capital of Texas, to support the company's US and regional growth. The office will be run by Jeff Wallingford, Vice President, Supply Chain Strategy, and will focus on supporting clients in Texas and the central US, as well as serving as a gateway for the company's Hybrid Outsourced Services Team (HOST) offering in Guadalajara, Mexico.

"Austin is home to a successful and growing technology ecosystem, including industry, capital and academia," said Mr. Wallingford. "It is a great location for supporting our clients as well as attracting skilled employees. I look forward to helping companies in Texas improve their operations and supply chain performance."

Riverwood maintains offices in innovation centers as well as the leading manufacturing regions of the world. Riverwood's other locations include Menlo Park, California, Dallas, Texas, Guadalajara, Mexico, Zurich, Switzerland, and Shenzhen, PRC.

"With Riverwood Solutions' steady growth, we needed to add new offices," said Ron Keith, Riverwood Solutions' CEO. "Austin made perfect sense as a new location, given the potential customers and the talent pool there."

Riverwood Solutions can be contacted at the new Austin office as follows:

901 South Mopac Expressway
Barton Oaks Plaza One, Suite 300
Austin, TX 78746
(512)329-2787

About Riverwood Solutions
Riverwood Solutions helps OEMs improve supply chain performance, optimize their operations and maximize the value of their outsourced relationships. The company provides consulting and managed operations services to technology product companies. Riverwood's team of former electronics manufacturing industry executives and professionals has decades of international experience in negotiating contracts and pricing, launching products, running operations, and managing outsourced supply chains. The company's proprietary HOST(SM) (Hybrid Outsourced Services Team) Model uses local resources near the supply base to improve supply chain performance without adding fixed costs or internal infrastructure. Headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, Riverwood Solutions designs, implements and manages global supply chains from offices in the USA, Mexico, Switzerland and China.

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