Cope Plastics, Inc. – Alton, IL, has hired John Thiel for the position of Director of Sales – Engineered Plastics. John has a wealth of knowledge and success with performance based plastics and will help Cope continue to diversify their customer base and portfolio of business.
John joins Cope Plastics from All-State Industries where he served as Vice President- Development for the Engineered Plastic Division, a division that he started from scratch and grew into a successful and profitable division for All-State.
Prior to joining All-State, John started his plastics career with Cope Plastics as an outside sales representative for the Little Rock branch. John was a Territory Manager for Quadrant (formerly known as DSM) and has been working as a mechanical product specialist ever since, always having a heavy emphasis on application and new market development.
John’s had a very successful tenure building All-State’s brand and his knowledge and experience with be beneficial in helping grow Cope’s fabrication footprint.
About Cope Plastics, Inc.
Cope Plastics, headquartered in Alton, IL, is a leader in plastics fabrication and distribution serving a wide range of customers. Since its inception in 1946, Cope Plastics has grown to be the supplier of choice to over 8,000 companies involved in heavy equipment, agriculture, food service, oil & gas, aerospace, medical, transportation, and retail industries, among others. Cope Plastics prides itself on its award winning recycling programs and is one of the largest women-owned businesses in the St. Louis area.
Visit us at www.copeplastics.com.