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Mark Gomulka is the CEO of Westfall Technik. [Photo courtesy of Westfall Technik]

5 questions with Westfall Technik CEO Mark Gomulka

Mark Gomulka has had a busy first year as CEO of plastics contract manufacturer Westfall Technik.

Gomulka joined Las Vegas–based Westfall Technik in September 2021 after five years at Flex and 15 years at Nypro before that.

Formed in 2017 with 20 acquisitions closed and more on the way, the end-to-end plastics manufacturer’s revenue is now around $400 million per year with approximately 20% year-over-year sales growth, Gomulka said.

“I’m having fun doing this, because I think we’re creating something,” Gomulka said in an interview. “We have 2,500 employees. That means we serve 2,500 families. And most importantly, we have incredible customers that took a gamble on us and continue to take a gamble on a company that five years ag…

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Westfall Technik names Mark Gomulka as CEO

Westfall Technik’s board of directors has promoted Mark Gomulka to CEO.

Gomulka joined the Las Vegas-based plastics manufacturer as SVP in January 2020. Before that, he led Flex’s medical and precision plastics operations for five years and earlier spent 15 years at Nypro in various global operational and leadership roles.

In those roles before joining Westfall, Gomulka worked closely with Westfall founder Brian Jones.

“I trust Mark to lead Westfall as CEO,” Jones said in a news release. “I’ve seen executives grow up in the plastics industry for a long time, and Mark knows better than anyone how to execute the integrated vision for Westfall. We’ve worked together closely for many years, and Mark has done a masterful job maturing the Westfall organization.”

The Westfall leadership team has launched or acquired 18 companies since October 2017, when New York-based private equity firms Lee Equity Partners and BlackBern Partners sponsored the Westfall …

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