Shelton’s Better Packages hires senior sales director

Brian Hommel
Brian Hommel

Better Packages of Shelton has hired Brian Hommel as senior director of national sales and distribution. He will work with the company's authorized distributors in North America to help enhance business opportunities.

Hommel has more than 25 years of sales and sales management experience working with distributors and original equipment manufacturers, primarily in the packaging areas of adhesives, plastics and tapes.

‘Great sales experience’

Phil White, Better Packages president, said Hommel “has great sales experience in our industry and is results-driven. We know he will help our distributor business partners, and Better Packages, continue to grow and prosper."

Hommel most recently worked as national sales manager at Venture Tape-GTA, a 3M company. He previously was employed at Intertape Polymer Group in sales management positions. The Fairfield resident received an MBA from Sacred Heart University in 2012.

About the company

Better Packages, based on Canal Street, is a leading manufacturer of water-activated tape dispensers used for carton sealing. It makes tape dispensers, case sealers and accessories that are sold and serviced around the world. Learn more at