Naples, Fla. — Petoskey Plastics Inc. has won the Processor of the Year Award for 2017.
Petoskey, a blown film manufacturer and converter that specializes in using recycled plastic, received the award at a dinner March 7 at the Plastics News Executive Forum at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club.
The company is led by President and CEO Paul Keiswetter and his son, Executive Vice President Jason Keiswetter.
Plastics News will profile Petoskey Plastics in the March 12 print issue.
Petoskey Plastics, based in Petoskey, Mich., prevailed over the other finalists: MTD Micro Molding, a medical parts micromolder in Charlton, Mass.; Plastek Industries Inc., a custom molder of packaging based in Erie, Pa.; and Trilogy Plastics Inc., a rotational molder in Alliance, Ohio.
Also at the awards banquet, Plastics News named three winners of the PN Excellence Award. Plastek won the award for Customer Relations. MTD won for Employee Relations. Trilogy won for Industry and Public Service.
This year no companies tried for the Sustained Excellence Award, which goes to a past Processor of the Year winner.