Principle Business Enterprises Welcomes New Vice President of People & Culture

Karen Stigall to Enhance Workforce Engagement as Company’s Human Resources Leader 

DUNBRIDGE, Ohio, June 18, 2024 — Principle Business Enterprises, Inc. (PBE) today announced Karen Stigall as the Company’s new Vice President of People and Culture. As the head of the Human Resources (HR) department, she will help advance PBE’s commitment to uplift the lives of those it serves and provide the best manufacturing jobs in Northwest Ohio to its Associates.

“Karen brings a wealth of knowledge in fostering collaboration to create stronger, more cohesive teams,” commented Andrew Stocking, PBE’s President and CEO. “Her expertise in transforming workplaces will support our entire PBE family of Associates, regardless of where they sit or work. I am excited to see how her people-centered approach will not only enhance engagement but also make PBE a more innovative, safe and enjoyable place to work.”

Karen has served people and culture for the past 20 years in various HR roles. She previously worked for Root Inc. (now Accenture), a strategy activation consultancy, where she was integral in building the HR function from the ground up, establishing programs and systems, enhancing culture and evolving HR partnerships throughout the business. In her most recent role as Vice President, People and Culture, she guided the company through multiple transitions while focusing on employee experience and company values.

Karen graduated from The University of Toledo with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources and serves in the community as a board member for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest Ohio.

About Principle Business Enterprises  

Principle Business Enterprises, Inc. (PBE), manufactures high-performance absorbent products and footwear safety solutions with applications in healthcare, industrial processing and at-home use. PBE is a family-owned business with two locations in northwest Ohio. Founded in 1961, PBE has maintained a mission to be a principle-centered business that uplifts, enlightens and enriches the lives of those it serves through developing an exceptional workplace environment for its Associates and innovating products that dramatically improve the quality of life for its customers. For more information, visit

Contact: Kristopher Keating, 1-800-467-3224    
SOURCE: Principle Business Enterprises, Inc.