Plastic Processing and Product Development Consultant

Technical Consultant #923


Expertise

  • Productions of plastic parts, particular for use automotive applications.
  • Plastic thermoforming, equipment and molds.
  • Plastic extrusion, equipment and molds.
  • Hosting seminars on plastic thermoforming and the thermoforming industry.
  • Manufacturing of plastic products.
  • Product development for plastic products.
  • Injection molding.
  • Strategic planning.
  • Blow molding.

Experience

Undisclosed Company, Owner, 2001 - Present

  • Sales and manufacturing.

Undisclosed Company, President, 1996 - Present

  • Manufacturing plastic products for use in the automotive industry.

Clare County, County Commissioner, Michigan, 1992 - 1994

  • Serviced as Chief Fiscal Officer and Vice Chairman, for term.

Thermoform, Inc., President, 1989 - 1996

  • Served as a consultant to numerous companies, which resulted in productivity gains and new products.
  • Hosted training seminars for the plastics thermoforming industry.

Lyle Industries, General Manager, 1987 - 1989

  • Instrumental in structuring new division with significant impact in sales volume.
  • Directed the implementation of innovative designs to position Lyle Industries in a new segment of the OEM thermoforming industry.

Dow Chemical, Development Associate, 1985 - 1987

  • Responsible for technical raining of plastics sales personnel in the area of thermoforming and extrusion.
  • Provided the technical strength, which proved successful in obtaining significant raw material sales increase in the major appliance field.

Brown Machine Co., Vice President, Engineering, 1978 - 1985

  • Directed the structuring of the engineering department documentation and design of standard and specialty thermoforming equipment and tooling.

Thermoline Systems, Operations Manager, 1973 - 1978

  • Responsible for standardizing the design and manufacture of pellet to product systems for the production of plastic lids.
  • Sales increased from $400 thousand to $3 million.

Additional Professional Experience

  • Various positions with companies in the thermoforming industry: FabriKal Corp., Alchem Plastics, Continental Can, and Tropicana Products.

Honors & Publications

Academic and Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Plastic Engineers

Patents

  • 26 patents spanning the last 30 years.
  • Patents are for plastic products, machinery and processes.

Education

  • ASIE Industrial Engineering, ICS, Scranton, PA
Save Resume #923
to Contact Form?

You must first click "Yes" to save this resume

Submit Request

You have no Saved Resumes

Add resumes within our various Ares of Expertise by clicking "Add Resume(s)" below.

Add Resume(s)