Tamarac FL (PRWEB) September 29, 2017
Private Label Express is proud to announce the appointment of Ryan Zackon as Chief Operating Officer, a new position within the company.
“Ryan is a seasoned and trusted leader who consistently delivers results. He is uniquely qualified to drive strategic prioritization and accountability within PLE, with a laser-focus on operational excellence,” said Robert De Lima, President and CEO.
Effective immediately, Mr. Zackon will assume responsibility for logistics, marketing, operations and business development. Mr. Zackon will be responsible for the alignment and prioritization of company investments and ensuring operational excellence across the organization. Started in 1999, Private Label Express has quickly become a world leader in the contract manufacturing of nutraceutical and dietary supplements.
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Zackon served as the Senior Vice President of Regulatory Compliance, and then as Chief Operating Officer for PDF Tactical, a leading multi-national security consulting firm based in Sacramento CA. In those roles, his team of over 300 employees comprised of security personnel and subject matter experts, provided contract security services and threat level consulting to both public and sensitive private sector organizations.
Prior to his success with PDF, Mr. Zackon founded Dynamic Protective Services in 2006, where he served as President & CEO for 4 years. Mr. Zackon’s strategic vision and exploitation of a specific market segment led to the company’s rapid growth, and eventual holding of a major market in California. Dynamic Protective Services was acquired by Ironclad Private Security in 2011.
In addition from his success in the private sector, Mr. Zackon is an honor graduate of the Rio Hondo Police Academy, Class 177, and is a subject matter expert in the fields of Large Scale Event Security, Public Figure Protection, and Advanced Intelligence gathering techniques. In August 2010, after the success of his first business venture, Mr. Zackon was hired by the Los Angeles Police Department and Palantir Technologies to serve as an Intelligence Analyst embedded with LAPD’s acclaimed Special Investigation Section (SIS). Mr. Zackon spent time at the Central Intelligence Agency in McLean VA, and was then assigned to the Joint Regional Intelligence Center in Los Angeles to support SIS missions.
Mr. Zackon hold a Bachelors degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University, and is bi-lingual in French and English. In his free time, Mr. Zackon is an accomplished marathon runner and enjoys spending time with his 5 year old German Shepherd named Kilo.