December 9, 2015

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), INC., APPOINTS MARY GERVAIS BRAND MANAGER

 

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (December 9, 2015)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc., (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films for industrial and packaging applications, and polyolefin, polypropylene, and polyethylene foams for the automotive and flooring industries, is pleased to announce that Mary Gervais has been promoted to the post of Brand Manager. She will be responsible for the management of brand marketing, advertising, and public relations functions for all divisions. Gervais served the company most recently as Senior Marketing Analyst of the Lumirror® Polyester Film Division, a position she had held since 2014. Gervais joined Toray Plastics (America) in 2009 as a Sales Analyst and also served as a Sales Representative. She has a B.A. in psychology and an M.B.A. from the University of Rhode Island.

“The Toray Plastics (America) brand is synonymous with high quality, innovation, and collaboration, and Mary’s expertise and performance exemplify those traits,” says Chris Voght, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing, Torayfan® Division. “Her dedication and hard work have been instrumental in helping TPA to develop branding strategy. We look forward to her continuing contributions to the company’s success.”

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, and polyolefin, polypropylene, and polyethylene foams for the automotive and flooring industries. 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 Plastics (America)’s complete line of films and foams, 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. Visit the Toray Plastics (America), Inc., website at www.toraytpa.com.