December 22, 2016

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) NAMES J.J. BOUVARD, SENIOR DIRECTOR OF SALES, LUMIRROR® POLYESTER FILM DIVISION

 

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (December 22, 2016)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), has promoted J.J. Bouvard to the position of Senior Director of Sales for the Lumirror® Division. He will be responsible for growing business and managing the Division’s Business Development and Sales Groups. Bouvard joined Toray in 2014 as a Corporate Marketing Manager and most recently served the company as its Senior Corporate Marketing Manager. Prior to working at Toray Bouvard was the Vice President and General Manager of Nelipak Corporation. He also worked at Sealed Air for 26 years. Bouvard has a B.S. in chemistry from Lafayette College. 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.

 “J.J. has been extremely effective at Toray as a marketing manager and in cultivating important industry partnerships,” says Matt Brown, General Manager, Lumirror® Division. “He also has excellent leadership and sales management experience. We’re excited to have him join the Lumirror team and 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.