polyone corporation (POL) Key Developments
Polyone Corporation Announces Opening of New Asia Innovation Center
Jun 23 15
PolyOne Corporation announced that it has celebrated the grand opening of its new Asia Innovation Center in Shanghai, China. The new facility enables collaborative innovation, accelerates application development and increases speed to market for customers in the Asia Pacific region. The facility is strategically located in a hi-tech industrial park in the JinQiao Development Zone in Shanghai. The new Innovation Center houses cutting-edge laboratory facilities, an interactive product display and a modern training facility, where customers can collaborate with PolyOne's technical and marketing experts to accelerate development. Activities will include regional and global R&D projects, focusing on high-growth end markets, such as healthcare, packaging, transportation, electronics, and consumer goods. The facility also now serves as the company's regional headquarters.
PolyOne Corporation Announces Resignation of Julie A. Mcalindon as Senior Vice President, President of Designed Structures and Solutions
Jun 18 15
PolyOne Corporation announced that, from May 15, 2015, Julie A. McAlindon is no longer employed with the company as Senior Vice President, President of Designed Structures and Solutions.
PolyOne Corporation Presents at Credit Suisse 2015 Boston Basic Materials Conference, Jun-25-2015 08:00 AM
May 22 15
PolyOne Corporation Presents at Credit Suisse 2015 Boston Basic Materials Conference, Jun-25-2015 08:00 AM. Venue: Credit Suisse offices, 1 Federal Street, 18th floor, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Bradley C. Richardson, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Eric R. Swanson, Director of Investor Relations.
PolyOne Corporation Announces Hiring of Richard N. Altice as Senior Vice President, President of Designed Structures and Solutions
May 15 15
PolyOne Corporation announced the hiring of Richard N. Altice as senior vice president, president of Designed Structures and Solutions (DSS), the company's specialty sheet, rollstock and packaging solutions business segment. Mr. Altice has nearly 30 years of extensive experience, primarily focused on driving growth through innovative product development and commercial excellence at global specialty chemical companies. He joins PolyOne from Hexion Inc., where he served as vice president, Epoxy Specialties, and delivered significant expansion in sales and profitability. Mr. Altice previously worked at Solutia Inc., advancing through commercial roles, P&L responsibilities and executive positions, ultimately serving as president and general manager of the company's Technical Specialties division. Mr. Altice holds a bachelor's of science degree in chemical engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology.
PolyOne Corporation Announces Retirement of Gordon Harnett as Director
May 14 15
PolyOne Corporation announced that Gordon Harnett, Director was not up for re-election at the AGM held on May 14, 2015, having reached the company's required retirement age.