Zachrich named Fabri-Form president

NEW CONCORD, OHIO (Oct. 5, 2:20 p.m. ET) — Rob Zachrich has been named president of New Concord-based thermoformer Fabri-Form Co. He replaces John W. Knight, the son of the company’s founder, who served 30 years as president.  Rob has been a member of the RPA Board of Directors since 2009 and Chair of the Membership Committee.

Knight will transition to chairman and CEO of the 68-year-old company.

Zachrich, who has served as vice president of sales and marketing for almost four years, will be responsible for day-to-day operations.

Fabri-Form manufactures parts for the agricultural, appliances, automotive and heavy truck, consumer products, industrial, lawn and garden, and shipping pallets markets.

The firm ranked 35th among North American thermoformers in Plastics News’ most recent survey, with 2010 sales of $50 million.