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Plastics Group of America Adds Nicholas Fortunato to Its Staff
Will Provide Technical Expertise to TPG Clients

(Woonsocket, RI – May 18, 2015) – The Plastics Group of America (TPG) is pleased to officially announce the addition of Nicholas Fortunato to its professional staff. Nick will serve in the capacity of a Director of Technical Services for the company. His duties will focus on solving application problems for TPG’s customers. If they have a question about product appropriateness or are seeking a recommendation for a particular application, Nicholas can offer them the applied expertise needed to help them make the best possible decision.

Nick has worked with a variety of industries, having been instrumental in the building of specialty resin products in the consumer, electronics, and automotive market spaces. Nicholas has over 30 years of plastic industry experience in sales and marketing, manufacturing, product development, technical support, and planning.

Nick holds both a Bachelors and Masters Degree of Science in Chemistry as well as holding several patents pertaining to novel polymer compounds and alloys. Prior to joining the staff at TPG, Nicholas provided technical support to customers at LNP Engineering Plastics and DSM Engineering Plastics, both premier extrusion/compounding companies.

Mike Rosenthal, TPG’s Executive Vice President, proudly stated “we are thrilled to be able to offer our customers access to an individual like Nick’s – his breadth of industry knowledge will make him an invaluable resource when it comes to resolving customer issues.” If you have a problem that needs solving, contact Nick at nickf@plasticsgroup.com.

About TPG

The Plastics Group of America is a leading supplier and manufacturer of thermoplastic resins.  Headquartered in Woonsocket, RI, TPG’s services include custom compounding, toll processing, recycling, and distribution.  For more information about any of the products or services that the Plastics Group of America has to offer, please call them at 800-984-4874 or visit their website at www.plasticsgroup.com.