TERRY ALBRECHT - CEO and President of Packer Fastener
Terry Albrecht is President and owner of Packer Fastener
; founded in 1998 when three fastener salesmen walked into a bar… and the rest was history. Packer Fastener was borne of grit, determination, and drive. Today, the company’s 14 “Swaggeristic” values that define them are values that customers expect and that their employees expect from one another.
In 2019, he helped found a sister company, Packer Freight, which specializes in freight brokerage. Albrecht’s leadership style is built on trust and empowerment with the goal of developing future leaders in the organizations and communities they serve. Packer Fastener and Packer Freight are both “people-development” focused organizations with a strong intentional culture that cultivates future leaders. Packer Fastener has grown to 6 physical locations servicing the entire US and now have a team of 80 employees.
Terry attended NWTC as a Marketing Student from 1994 through 1995 and graduated from Lakeland College with a major in Business and Marketing. In 1998 he founded Packer Fastener.
Terry and his wife, Stephanie, have three young children with a fourth one due in June of 2019; Theodore (4), Penelope (2), and Charlotte (2). He is extremely active in the community and sits on the Board of Directors for the YMCA of Green Bay. In his free time, he enjoys fitness activities such as cycling, golfing and running in several marathons – he has also completed an Ironman!
Terry believes they are all in this together. He believes in developing one another – and one’s self – to create growth and opportunity, so that together, they can continue to build something great!