Margy Prochaska joined the Plastics News/Plastics Encounter staff Nov. 17. Prochaska serves as marketing coordinator in PN's Akron office.
In that role, Prochaska is responsible for the design, development and project management of advertising, sales support materials, direct mail, media kit content and trade show promotions. She reports to Linda Whelan, PN's director of trade shows and marketing.
Prior to joining Plastics News, Prochaska spent four years at marketing posts for Austin Co., an architecture/engineering, design-build and construction management firm in Cleveland.
``Her well-rounded marketing background is a great addition to Plastics News,'' Whelan said. ``We have a lot on our plate, with two Plastics Encounter shows in 2004, and our Executive Forum, and she'll be a welcome addition.''
She holds a bachelor of arts degree in advertising/public relations with a minor in marketing from Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio.
Prochaska can be reached at (330) 865-6210, or [email protected]