ROBERT VARNEDOE

Robert is the President of Kane Manufacturing, a position he assumed in 2016, following the acquisition of Kane Manufacturing by an affiliated company of Lee Container (a leading national manufacturer of plastic containers headquartered in Homerville, GA).

“Since the acquisition of Kane Manufacturing last year, I have been travelling the country, meeting many of you, and working with our great Kane team to modernize and build our product line. Our Kane team looks forward to continuing to serve you from our facility in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, as well as Homerville, Georgia. We’re very excited about the future of Kane Manufacturing and we’re sure you are too.”

DAVE SIEFKEN
General Manager
Dave joined Kane in 1998, and worked closely with Mike Kane over the years, as the company grew and prospered. He has a passion for working with our clients and helping to meet their needs with new product development and managing large and complex orders.

SCOTT JOHNSON
Sales Manager
Scott joined Kane in 2014, and has a background in Ag Marketing and Sales. Scott is responsible for growing our sales, both working with existing clients and developing new relationships. And he’s a hobby farmer on his property in Central Iowa.

GARY CHILDS
Sales
Garry joined Kane in 2016. His passion for the swine industry has driven a career with over 30 years of involvement in the Purebred, Commercial and Show Pig segments of the industry.

ANNELISE BROWN
Marketing Coordinator
Annelise joined Kane in 2017 and is a recent graduate of the University of Georgia. She is responsible for the growth and evolution of the Kane brand in the many markets in which we operate.

JEN HOLLINGSWORTH
Office Manager
Jen has been with Kane since 2003, and has a professional background in accounting. She is our Office Manager in Pleasant Hill, and also serves as our receptionist.

JOEL VARNEDOE
Quality Assurance
Joel joined Kane in 2017, and has 5 years of experience with Lee Container. He brings an in-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes and managing a world-class quality assurance program.