Wendy Hoenig was appointed president of the Plastics Pioneers Association on May 4. Hoenig has been a member of PPA for 10 years and she previously had served as secretary and vice president.
Lexington Peterson, 24, started her plastics career as an intern at the Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites with Iowa State University and Washington State University, a program funded through the National Science Foundation for students interested in research.
plasticspioneersMay 23, 2023
The Milwaukee Section of the Society of Plastics Engineers devotes time, effort, and money to plastics education. On April 18, 2023, the Section held their annual education meeting. PPA’s own Mark Wolverton was named the Section’s Educator of the Year. Milwaukee education committee chairman Elena Moore presented Mark with a framed certificate proclaiming his new status. Mark was chosen for…
plasticspioneersMay 15, 2023
Today is "Giving Tuesday," touted as an opportunity for shoppers to donate to charity after they've finished their Cyber Monday shopping. (Does every shopping day around Thanksgiving need a name? #Yesitdoes. It's all about social media.)
Ed Laird, PPA Member and Founder of Laird Coatings, is being honored for over 50 years of leadership and service to the Orange, CA scouting community. The Irvine Ranch park system dedicated Ed Laird Scout Camp on Nov 22, 2022. The article indicates one way that Ed has made his impact on scouting over the years.
The Chicago section of the Society of Plastics Engineers and the Chicago SPE Educational Foundation have created an endowment entitles the Patsy and Glenn L. Beall Chicago SPE Scholarship for plastics students at the Pennsylvania College of Technology.
Wendy Hoenig is Chief Marketing & Sales Officer at Peak and the article is written by Jim Callari, both members of PPA.