July 10, 2017

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) ANNOUNCES TWO PROMOTIONS IN THE TORAYFAN® POLYPROPYLENE FILM DIVISION

 

             

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (July 10, 2017)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films that conducts all its manufacturing and metallizing at one location, announces two promotions in its Torayfan® Division: Amanda Whaley has been promoted to the position of Key Accounts Manager, and Tammy Williamson is now an Associate Product Manager. Whaley most recently served Toray as a Product Manager in that division, a position she had held since June 2015. She will be responsible for managing strategic accounts. Whaley joined Toray in 2012 and holds a B.A. in marketing from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts. Williamson most recently served the company as a Sales and Marketing Analyst, a position she had held since August 2015. As an Associate Product Manager she is now responsible for overseeing marketing activities for strategic products. Williamson joined Toray in 2010 and has a B.S. in business from Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island.

“Amanda has been a terrific asset to the Torayfan team, meeting customers’ OPP needs, identifying new business opportunities, and contributing to marketing strategy,” says Christopher Voght, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing, Torayfan Division, Toray Plastics (America). We’re excited to grow with Amanda as she assumes her new responsibilities.

Tammy’s experience as an analyst has provided her with a solid understanding of customer and industry activity. We look forward to having Tammy serve in this new capacity.”

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 conducts all its manufacturing and metallizing at one location. Toray 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 Osso at mary.osso@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.  

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Left: Amanda Whaley, Key Accounts Manager, Torayfan® Division, Toray Plastics (America), Inc.

Right: Tammy Williamson, Associate Product Manager, Torayfan® Division, Toray Plastics (America), Inc.