President

With more than 37 years of leadership experience in manufacturing, Bernie Coleman has served as President of Pacific Allied Products, Ltd. since 2003. He provides oversight of the company’s two divisions: the PET Packaging division and its Foam Packaging and Construction division.

Bernie Coleman

Prior to joining Pac Allied, Bernie served as President of Superior Air Parts, Inc., the world’s largest independent general aviation engine and parts manufacturer in Dallas, Texas. He also previously served as President of Precision Aircraft Parts Company in Montgomery, Alabama; Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Engine Components, Inc. in San Antonio, Texas; and President of Western Skyways in Portland, Oregon.

Bernie has pilot certificates for commercial, instrumental and multi-engine aircraft and has flown as a corporate pilot. He also is a licensed airframe and power plant mechanic. Active in professional organizations, Bernie serves on the Board of Directors for the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) in Washington D.C. He served as President of the Hawaii Food Manufacturers Association and is Chair of the Manufacturing Initiative Committee for the Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii. He received his Associate of Science in Aviation Maintenance Technology from Sacramento, California and his bachelor’s degree from Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California.