Senior Vice President - Marketing, Innovation & Business Development
Mr. Kuwatch is senior vice president – marketing, innovation, and business development, for Aurora Plastics LLC, headquartered in Streetsboro, Ohio. He joined the company in September 2014.
Before joining Aurora Plastics, Mr. Kuwatch was employed by The Lubrizol Corporation. He held roles in marketing and business management including over five years as a global business director within the engineered polymers division. His nearly 30 years of experience include management positions in finance, business planning, marketing, business development, and business management for The Sherwin-Williams Company, The B.F. Goodrich Company, Noveon Inc., and Lubrizol. Twenty of his years have involved work with vinyl.
Mr. Kuwatch holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. He also has a Master of Business Administration, with concentrations in marketing and international management, from The Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.
Mr. Kuwatch has authored more than 20 technical articles in vinyl and engineering polymers-related topics. He has also appeared in several U.S. national/regional television and radio shows, educating consumers on advancements in construction materials due to polymer solutions. He has conducted numerous workshops and presentations to organizations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia.