Adhesives Magazine

Materia Inc. Names Vice President of Marketing and Sales (5/15/09)

May 15, 2009

Materia Inc. recently announced the appointment of Timothy McCarthy as Vice President of Marketing and Sales. Tim will be responsible for the commercial development of Materia’s proprietary Poly-DCPD resin business.

McCarthy formerly was the VP of Sales and Marketing for the Zoltek Corporation, where he was instrumental in the company pioneering the use of carbon fiber in industrial applications, especially for the construction of next-generation wind turbine blades. Additionally he secured several development agreements in the areas of automotive, offshore oil & gas, and infrastructure. 

“We believe Tim’s experience, particularly in the area of wind energy, will add tremendous value to Materia’s current commercial efforts,” said Michael A. Giardello, Ph.D., Materia’s CEO. “He has extensive market knowledge and contacts in the industry segments Materia is targeting for commercial development.”

For more information, visit www.material-inc.com.