Thursday, 12 April 2007

JER Strengthens Sales Team

JER has hired Mr. William (Bill) S. Hunnicutt Jr. as VP of Global Sales and Marketing, effective immediately.

Mr. Hunnicutt brings +13 years of experience in sales with specialization with thermoplastic compounds. He will play a key role in driving JER's sales strategy, is charged with continuing to build the sales and marketing team and is responsibile for meeting JER's sales targets.

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The new appointment falls in line with the strategy recently discussed during the Annual General Meeting web cast. Of note is the fact that Mr. Hunnicutt and JER's relatively new President and CEO (Ed Trueman) go back many years with mutually shared business interests. Most recently, they both held senior positions at U.S. based AphaGary Corporation, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of thermoplastic compounds and engineering alloys for the auto, medical, and wire and cable industries.