December 5, 2016

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) APPOINTS DENNIS GAGAN, BUSINESS MANAGER, TORAYFAN® DIVISION

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (December 5, 2016)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), is pleased to announce that Dennis Gagan has joined the company as a Business Manager in the Torayfan® Division. Gagan brings twenty-four years of diversified film industry experience to the position. Prior to joining Toray he held the position of Business Development Manager. Gagan has also worked in sales, account management, and product management. He earned a B.S. in finance and marketing from Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York. Toray Plastics (America) is the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films that conducts all of its manufacturing and metallizing at one location.

“We’re very excited to welcome Dennis to the Toray team,” says Chris Voght, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing, Torayfan Division. “He’s a packaging film industry professional with extensive experience and excellent credentials. We look forward to benefiting from his expertise.”

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. It is also a leader in the manufacture of 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., headquarters 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