Four new members have been inducted into the Plastics Pioneers Association: Stan Glover, Alexander (Sandy) Guthrie, Charles Pratt and Charles Sears.
McHenry, Ill.-based PPA inducted the four during its biannual meeting, held Feb. 19-23 in San Antonio.
PPA also announced that its new president is Gail Bristol, who retired last year after a 32-year career at the Society of Plastics Engineers. Veteran machinery executives Al Hodge and Wolfgang Meyer were named vice president and secretary, respectively. Ashley Rice was appointed treasurer.
PPA is a non-profit organization with more than 200 members, who have at least 25 years of experience in the plastics industry.
New PPA members are: