2019 AAPN Mexico Leadership Forum

December 3 & 4 | Mexico City, Mexico

Registered Attendee List

 American & Efird LLC

  • Chris Alt, President
  • Roger Consuegra, General Manager - Latin American Operations

American Woolen Company

  • Jennifer Knight, President/COO

Antex Knitting/Guru Knits

  • Aaron Tavdi, VP/Guru Knits

Buhler Quality Yarns

  • David Sasso, VP of Sales  AAPN Executive Committee

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Mexico, SA de CV

  • Carlos Lozano, General Manager
  • Ohmar Chain, Sales & Marketing Manager


  • Victor Rayek, President
  • Sony Chalouh, Treasurer

Kurt Cavano  AAPN Executive Committee

Coats   Sponsor

  • Carlos Sarmiento, Commercial Director North and Central America
  • Nancy Velazquez, National Sales Manager - Mexico
  • Adrian Elliott, President, Apparel & Footwear
  • Michael Beerkens, Global Accounts Director, Apparel US West

Contempora Fabrics

  • Ron Roach, President  AAPN Board of Directors

Cupid Intimates

  • Ken Langston, SVP of Operations
  • Brittany Rector, Raw Material QC Manager
  • Godofredo Banegas Pineda, Director of Sourcing
  • Roberto Gutierrez, Director of Manufacturing


  • Claudio Ballotta, Latin America Sales

Finotex  Sponsor

  • William Yidi, VP Sales & Marketing
  • Jorge Caballero, General Manager/Mexico

George C Moore Company

  • Andrew Dreher, Division President
  • Elisa Torres, Marketing & Innovation Manager

Gerber Technology  Sponsor/Host

  • Jorge DeLeon, Vice President, Sales & Service Latin America
  • Peter Doscas, Vice President & General Manager of the Americas
  • Leticia Licerio, GT Mexico Marketing

Grupo Industrial Miro

  • Marcos Zaga, Commercial Director

Grupo Providencia S.A. de C.V.

  • Giancarlo Calva, Project Manager
  • Jose Torre Lamuño, General Manager

Grupo SG

  • Thomas Lange, President
  • Ronald Carranza, General Manager in Guatemala

Guilford Performance Textiles

  • Lindsay Money, Sales

Haggar Clothing Company

  • Anthony Anzovino, Chief Sourcing & Merchandising Officer  AAPN Executive Committee
  • Paulina Loyo, Sr Mgr of Global Social Compliance

Hyosung USA

  • Deborah Richert, NA West Marketing Manager - Textiles

Impactiva  Sponsor

  • Ed Gribbin, Chief Engagement Officer  AAPN Executive Committee
  • Joe Mellaci, USA/Canada Sales Executive

Jockey International Inc

  • Dilshan De Silva, Sr Manager - Western Hemisphere Sourcing, Global Communications & Product Integrity

Kornit Digital

  • Alejandro Vasquez, Mexico Country Manager


  • Juan Pablo Duarte, VP Sales Lectra Mexico

Lenzing Fiber Inc

  • David Adkins, Sales Director Americas
  • Victor Almeida, Customer Service Manager America


  • Jana Van'tGroenewout, Vice President - Global Sourcing
  • Nadine Turner, Vice President - Global Sourcing

Marel de Mexico

ML Industries Inc

  • Mickey Dunn, President/CEO
  • Juan Rodriguez, VP Finance
  • Rafael Gonzalez, VP Mexico Operations

Neenah Coldenhove

  • Cyronne Counts, Product Manager, Digital Transfer Paper
  • Eddie Umana, Account Manager Central America

Printcraft Sponsor

  • Mike Smith, General Manager
  • Nelson Sotello, Regional Sales Manager

r-pac International Corp

  • Aaron Glatman, SVP, Global Business Development
  • Deb Trout, Director, Sales & Business Development

r-pac Mexico

  • Claudio Rodriguez, Managing Director

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A.

  • Nicole Bivens Collinson, President

Siete Leguas

  • George Wiederecht, VP of Sales & Marketing

Stretchline Mexico Sponsor
Stretchline Central America  Sponsor

  • Anthony Colley, CEO
  • John Crisco, VP Sales & New Business Development

Superior Glove Works

  • Tony Geng, President

Swisstex Direct LLC

  • Keith Dartley, President

Ubaya Textile

  • Julio Cordero, CEO

Under Armour

  • Linda Tiberi, Managing Director LATAM, Apparel Sourcing
  • Sara Chang, Sourcing Lead


  • Ben Solis, Creative Director

Walmart Global Sourcing

  • Dhania Scheel, Director Sourcing, LATAM
  • Gabriela Soto, Manager Sourcing, LATAM


  • Dennis Rockwell, VP
  • Elias Assa Cojab, CEO