Red Solo Cup inventor, Robert Leo Hulseman, dies at 84
He died on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. He began working for his father’s business – the Solo Cup Company – at the age of 18. He then worked his way to the top to become president and CEO.
As president and CEO, Hulseman oversaw the company’s growth into one of the largest food service packaging companies in the world. The Red Solo Cup is a common item found at parties.