William Preston joined Columbia Packaging Group in June 2017 and assumed the role of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). William provides strategic leadership for the Company-wide operations, safety, product development, and mergers & acquisitions.
Prior to joining Columbia Packaging Group, William held various positions of increasing responsibility with Basin Holdings, including General Manager and Vice President of Business Development of Basin Material Handing. His career has taken him to positions in New York, Moscow, and Dubai. William earned a BA in History from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY. William and his wife Jessika live in Kansas City, MO.