Teknor Apex Company
Vice President and Business Manager for the Vinyl Division
John was promoted to Vice President and Business Manager for the Vinyl Division in August of 2021. John had been leading Teknor’s new business development for the past 2 years.
John is an accomplished business leader and growth executive with over 25 years’ experience. Prior to joining Teknor, John was the VP & Chief Commercial Officer for Nanocomp Technologies where he drove commercialization of a novel new nano material technology and facilitated the sale of the start up to Huntsman Chemical.
He started his career at GE Plastics where he held positions in Sales, Op Excellence Marketing and General & Product Management. John successfully led New Market expansion as the Global Market Director – New Markets and Technologies at GE. John transitioned to Raytheon where he led cross company programs and International Business Development.
John has a BS in Biology and Marketing from Siena College and Management of Technology MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. John holds domestic and global patents in optimizing plastics product design and enhancing process control and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.