Cyngient appoints Shannon Cook chief technology officer

Cyngient has appointed Shannon Cook to play a pivotal role in business development as the company’s new chief technology officer.
Cyngient has appointed Shannon Cook to play a pivotal role in business development as the company’s new chief technology officer

Cook brings more than two decades of experience in product development, management and sales of inks, adhesives and coatings within the narrow web converting industry. She previously held technical, business and general management positions with Craig Adhesives, Royal Adhesives and H.B. Fuller. Prior to that, she was a chemist for Environmental Inks and Coatings.

‘It’s an exciting time for us at Cyngient as we’re coming off the biggest and the busiest month in company history,’ said Andrew Wasserman, managing partner at Cyngient. ‘After a year-long search for an executive with the skill set that will elevate us to the next level, we’re delighted to welcome Shannon to the Cyngient family.

‘Her passion, commitment and integrity, as well as her role as a visionary and leader in the development and application of adhesives and coatings, are already delivering immediate results to our fast-growing customer base. The addition of Shannon is a key component in our aim to advance the narrow web label and package printing markets.’

‘I’m excited to get back to customer-focused problem solving, which is in line with Cyngient’s approach. It’s thrilling to be a part of the innovations being developed here. Innovation is engrained in Cyngient’s culture, as is the entrepreneurial spirit – two things I’m passionate about. We have a clear commitment to the narrow web industry and I’m eager to work toward enhancing our leading-edge technology,’ added Cook.