Sam Beasley has spent the last 25 years in the plastics industry. He began his career in the color and additives business with PMS Consolidated, at the time the largest custom color company in North America. During early years he worked and trained in production, lab and customer management.
Fresh out of college Beasley began the second phase of his career in sales management for Cleveland-based M.A. Hanna Color. Over the years and after several acquisitions he ended his color and additive sales career with PolyOne Corp., where his primary focus was on large-volume products in the extrusion market.
In November 2003, Fort Worth, Texas-based Resin Technology Inc. (www.resinpros.com) brought Beasley on board as a managing partner. He has spent the last five years consulting and training RTi clients in the market dynamics and strategies designed to help them improve profitiability by reducing resin costs. His group manages over 3 billion pounds of polyethylene for more than 30 RTi clients in North America.
Beasley holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Stephen F. Austin State University.