August 25, 2014

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), INC., HIRES TWO INDUSTRY VETERANS

       

 

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (August 25, 2014)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of precision-performance polyester, polypropylene, bio-based, and metallized films, announces that two seasoned industry professionals, Anne Ballard and Gregg Ockun, have joined the company. Anne Ballard, Business Manager, is focusing on the growth and development of the label and pressure sensitive label markets. Ballard brings to Toray knowledge of label product quality and development and sales experience. Gregg Ockun, Business Manager, is responsible for growing business among strategic accounts. Ockun comes to Toray with 21 years’ experience in the flexible packaging industry developing national accounts with a focus on label business and distribution strategy.

“Anne and Gregg are excellent additions to the Toray team. We are proud to have them on board,” says Milan Moscaritolo, Senior Director of Sales, Toray Plastics (America). “Both have significant, solid experience, and we look forward to their sharing with us their expertise and fresh perspective.”

 

About Toray Plastics (America), Inc.

Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a leading manufacturer of polyester, polypropylene, bio-based, and metallized films for flexible and rigid packaging, lidding, graphic, industrial, optical, and electronic applications. The company is a subsidiary of Toray Industries, Inc., the world leader in synthetic fibers and textiles, carbon fibers, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and high-performance films, which has annual sales exceeding US$19 billion. For more information about Toray’s value-added films, contact Mary Gervais at mary.gervais@toraytpa.com or 401-667-2281. Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is located at 50 Belver Avenue, North Kingstown, RI 02852-7500; telephone 401-294-4511, fax 401-294-3410, www.toraytpa.com