Vice President, Operations
John Crosby is VP – Operations for Grand Rapids Label. He is a member of the fourth-generation of this family-owned business and has been at Grand Rapids Label since 1995. John is an Aerospace Engineer (UM – Go Blue!), has his MBA (also UM – Go Blue!) and previously had worked at Boeing in Seattle as a Process Engineer.
Grand Rapids Label has been certified to ISO-14001 since 2004 and was the first TLMI member to be certified to LIFE in 2008. Since 2012, Grand Rapids Label has increased its landfill-avoidance from under 20 percent to over 80 percent. Grand Rapids Label is also a key member of the West Michigan Zero-Waste-to-Landfill user group (since 2013) sponsored by the regional Economic Development authority. John, and Grand Rapids Label president Bill Muir, have been actively involved with TLMI and the Environmental Committee since 2006.