January 2018 - Joint Societies Meeting

(posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017)

An ACESS joint societies meeting, hosted by the Akron Section of SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers) will be held on Monday, January 8, 2018, at the Hilton Inn (3180 W Market Street, Akron, OH 44333). Ed Hall, President, and CEO at Baerlocher USA will be the featured speaker.

Edward Hall

Meeting Information:

5:30 pm - Social/Networking
6:00 pm - Dinner
Program Following Dinner- "Expanding Capacity in a Challenging Environment"

Dinner reservations are due by noon on Friday, January 5 - please contact Gary Taylor (, 330-419-4380). Please be sure to include the company affiliation of each attendee and any dietary restrictions.

Visit the SPE Akron Section Events page more information about the meeting

Bio –Ed Hall

In 1995, Ed Hall graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Kentucky. He started his career with Hitachi as an automotive design engineer. Ed then spent time with Toyota-Denso as the North American Warranty Quality Manager before being offered an opportunity to serve in various commercial roles at GE Plastics.

In 2007, Ed came on board with Baerlocher as the Sales and Customer Service Manager and since has held different roles within the company. Beginning January 2016, Ed took over as President and CEO for Baerlocher North America.

Ed is continuing his education as a student at the Universidad de Navarra, Barcelona Business College graduate school and will graduate in 2018.

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