David Ziegert, Acting General Manager
...David ZiegertDavid Ziegert began his career with Celestial Seasonings as a Seasonal General Laborer,certain that at the end of the season he would still have a job.Over the last 10 years he has worked in the Operations Department in various capacities, and in April 2007 was named Acting General Manager.In his previous role as Senior Director of Operations, David was responsible for overseeing all of the manufacturing and distribution processes that make our wonderful teas available all around the world.He
says the best part of his
job is working with a great group of people who are so dedicated to the brand and to producing the world's best tea for our customers.In fact, David
wife Pam while working at Celestial Seasonings
grew up in Northwest Indiana and says his
family would drink iced tea in the summers and hot tea in the winters.Before joining Celestial Seasonings, David worked as a white water river guide and for different youth programs.
As an outdoor enthusiast, David
enjoys drinking tea on a drive to the mountains to go skiing or in the early morning hours during camping trips.His
favorite teas include Decaf Mint Green and any of the Chais.