Jason leads the company as President. Jason has a background as a senior level executive with experience in accounting, finance, banking and overall President/CFO/Controller positions. His vast experience provides an extensive knowledge in finance and accounting, cash and capital management, HR, IT and network security. His involvement includes operating small individually owned companies to managing and partnering in multi-million dollar corporations. Jason has spent over 25 years in the finance world working with companies in the automotive (both franchise and non-franchise), real estate, and retail industries. Jason has his MBA as well as a Master’s degree in Accounting.
In addition, he has been integrally involved with taking companies through transitions such as mergers and acquisitions. Jason’s values are based on integrity and honesty with a deep sense of transparency and loyalty. Jason has two sons, Grayson and Parker and is step dad to four daughters, Amber, Heather, Whitney & Shelby.
Carolyn runs the procurement, sales and facilities/operations for the company as Chief Operating Officer. She was in the restaurant/retail and service industry for over 20 years and brings the expertise of real estate, design, construction, facilities logistics, operations, procurement, people leadership and development and business development. She was an Executive Director at one of the industry’s top restaurant chains, Chipotle Mexican Grill. During her tenure at Chipotle she helped to develop a team of more than 180 members covering all US and international locations. She was responsible for all international development in US, UK, Europe and Asia. After more than 20 years as a partner with Chipotle, she retired and bought Colorado Wood Products with her husband, Jason, combining the talents of executive level management into a company that can provide solutions to a broad array of companies in the areas of industrial wood packaging, crating and specialty wood products.
Carolyn believes that “a person is only as good as the shoulders they stand on, so building people up is integral to any company’s success.” Carolyn has four daughters, Amber, Heather, Whitney and Shelby. She also is stepmom to Grayson and Parker.
Dave runs the day to day operations for the company as our General Manager for the past 3 years. He is also responsible for the engineering/drafting. Dave comes from a small community in Michigan and takes great pride in what he does every day. Dave learned about the importance of hard work and helping others at an early age. Dave carried the same ethics and values into academics, sports and his employment. He truly cares about people and helping them achieve success.
Dave believes putting in the extra effort to make sure something is done right knowing this can truly set an individual, team or a company apart from the rest. Dave takes the time to listen to others and getting to know them is paramount to forging new partnerships. He gets a deep sense of satisfaction for helping others. Dave has a saying: “Life is short, but not too short to make a difference.”
Carl is our Fleet and Logistics Manager. Carl ensures our fleet of trucks are maintained to DOT specifications at all times and coordinates all deliveries to our customers. Carl also assists with our Quality Assurance program to ensure products leaving our facility have met our strict guidelines for the highest quality standards.
Carl has worked at the company for more than 30 years in various positions including Plant Manager, Truck Driver, Production Manager and now Fleet and Logistics Manager. Carl has extensive knowledge in the pallet and crating business. Carl ensures our customers get their product in a timely manner and are completely satisfied every time.
Armando Dominguez Ojeda
Armando is our Production and Quality Assurance Manager. He is responsible for all production and lumber supply for the company. Armando has been with the company for more than 13 years and helps to ensure that new employees are trained proficiently and quickly. He also works with our logistics providers to ensure efficient and timely deliveries. Armando’s work ethic is infectious and attention to detail is admirable. Armando is an avid fly fisher and loves to cook.
Matt White is our company Operations Team Lead. Matt joined the company as a teenager and has been with us for more than 15 years. Matt ensures that the plant is ready for operation prior to teams arriving for the day. He is responsible for managing our fleet of forklifts, pneumatic tools and general mechanical systems. Matt ensures all equipment is operating properly to ensure our team’s safety. Matt also oversees our fuel supplies and proper handling techniques. Matt assists in the fabrication of our most specialized crates and assists both the Production Manager and General Manager in overall plant support operations. Matt has two little girls ages three and one.
Anderson Pallet and Crate Inc.
Hours of Operation
(MST) Monday - Friday
Phone: (303) 660-0084
Fax: (303) 688-8629