PlastiComp CEO Steve Bowen announced today that Eric Lee will join PlastiComp, LLC, as the Global PushtrusionSM Product Manager, located in Winona.
In making the announcement, Bowen said, "Eric joining the PlastiComp team as the product manager of PushtrusionSM enables our company to increase our speed to market with this new technology. We will soon announce OEM machine building partners who will offer new injection molding machines with PushtrusionSM capability. Eric will manage our PushtrusionSM product line, including our OEM partnership activities."
A veteran of the Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics (LFRT) industry, Lee had previously worked with Bowen within the Celstran long fiber business of Ticona in technical, business development, and global leadership roles beginning in 1991.
Lee earned his Bachelor of Science in Composite Materials Engineering from Winona State University. Since then, he has dedicated the majority of his professional career toward the advancement of LFT's in first generation applications in diverse market areas with market leading companies around the world.