Polymer Group Names CEO
April 9, 2007,
Engineered materials supplier Polymer Group has appointed Veronica Hagen ceo and a member of the board of directors, effective April 23.
Previously at Alcoa, she became the first woman to serve as a business unit president at that leading aluminum producer, and won numerous global business awards for her performance.
William Hewitt, Polymer Group chairman and interim ceo, said, "Ronee Hagen has demonstrated the ability to grow profitability in some very tough businesses, and has done so with a customer-centric focus. We are confident these characteristics make her the perfect person to lead PGI into its next phase of growth, profitability and success."