Peter Nolan, President of Diamond Wipes and Owner of Nolan Capital, Inc., comments, “We are delighted to welcome Steve as CEO of Diamond Wipes. Our US-based facilities and team have an ingrained reputation for delivering quality customer service and product innovations, and I’m confident Steve will continue to build on this strong platform. Diamond Wipes has invested in world-class equipment to deliver a national product line and unparalleled quality capabilities, and we look forward to Steve leading the continued growth of our team through a customer-focused philosophy. Steve builds on the legacy left by Eve Yen, our founder, over 25 years ago.
Gallo says, “I am very pleased to lead a company with such a rich history of product innovation and customer service. The parallels with the food industry in terms of quality assurance and regulatory compliance, sales channel development and process optimization are very strong. The categories in which Diamond Wipes competes are growing exponentially. This role also allows me to come full circle from my eight years at Procter & Gamble in paper products. I look forward to continuing the team spirit and business growth of the company. »
Jessica Lum, President of Diamond Wipes, adds, “We look forward to Steve’s leadership in taking Diamond Wipes to the next level. Steve’s experience will help us continue to grow our various contract, institutional, retail and e-commerce packaging business units.
Prior to joining Diamond Wipes, Gallo served as CEO of POP! Gourmet Foods from 2018 to 2021, CEO of Chosen Foods from 2015 to 2017 and CCO of Sesajal from 2014 to 2017. He also brings relevant experience to the wipes industry from his time at The Pillsbury Company and The Proctor & Gamble Company, where he held positions in the field of paper products. He received his BA in Economics from Yale University.