Credentials

POLYMER SERVICES & INNOVATIONS PRINCIPALS

The Principals of PS&I have experience in vinyl plastisols and urethane systems. 

ROB McLELLAN
B.S. Chemistry – University of Wisconsin
B.ChE Chemical Engineering – University of Minnesota
Extensive chemical process plant engineering experience.  Experience in vinyl plastisols and material science.

MARK DURANA
B.S. Biology – Cleveland State University
Over 30 years of selling experience in the Chemical Industry with over 20 of those years in the polymer arena.
Experience in selling and recommending specialty PVC resins manufactured by Borden Chemicals & Plastics, Formosa Plastics and Mexichem (GEON).  This broad knowledge base is key in identifying the variables in performance and application of the different resins.  Previously involved in SPI and Chemical Fabrics and Film Association.

MIKE MALY
B.S. Chemistry and Business – University of Wisconsin
Over 20 years of experience with Plast-O-Meric, PolyOne, Bostik, and Essential Industries
Experience in vinyl plastisols, 2K polyurethane systems, hot melt reactive polyurethanes, PSA polymers, polymer synthesis, and waterbased 1K and 2K coating systems
Polymer synthesis experience in polyurethane prepolymers, polyurethane dispersions, and polyacrylic emulsions
Member of the Society of Plastics Engineers

JOHN A. PHILLIPS
B.S. Chemistry- St. Norbert College
Over 40 years of experience in vinyl and related polymer development and processing
Ten years as President of Plast-O-Meric Inc.
Former General Manager of PolyOne Formulators Group
Member of the Society of Plastics Engineers