The Management Team at Premier Technical Plastics consists mostly of former managers with Fortune 500 companies who have the first-hand experience and diversity required to meet the demands and expectations of our customers in the increasingly competitive business of manufacturing. Professional and experienced, we clearly understand your needs and most importantly, have the desire and ability to deliver.
Brian B./ Director of Quality Assurance
Brian is responsible for Corporate Quality functions at both Searcy and Del Rio facilities. He has over 25 years of manufacturing experience with primary focus on product design, tool and die, manufacturing engineering, and Quality Assurance. Brian has an extensive background in automotive as well as consumer goods with companies such as Lennox International, Walters Group, and Purolator Products.
Deronda G./ Materials Manager
Deronda is responsible for the purchasing of all raw materials for both PTP locations. She also handles our customer service and logistics. She has over 20 years of various purchasing experience in the manufacturing environment, which includes inventory management and customer service management.
Nicole H./ Financial Compliance Officer
Nicole is responsible for all of the accounting functions at PTP and has almost 20 years of manufacturing accounting experience. Prior to joining PTP in 2012, she worked in the food manufacturing industry. She holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Texas at Arlington
John J. / Director of Business Development / Team Leader of Technical Service Group
John leads our business development team and has more than sixteen years of various manufacturing experiences: beginning in the shipping department, he worked his way up to Materials Control Manager, and eventually into business development with over eight years experience directly involved in sales and customer service at Premier Technical Plastics. He was also selected to participate in the pretigious and demanding corporate leadership program (MISE) at A.P. Moller-Maersk in which he excelled. Additionally, John is a U.S. Army veteran proudly serving during the Desert Shield/Storm conflicts.
Jim M. / President
Jim is President of Premier Technical Plastics with responsibilities for sales and operational aspects of the business. He is a U.S. Navy veteran (Submariner) and has thirty years of manufacturing experience. Jim worked in engineering and management positions with Sunbeam Appliance Co., Black and Decker Corp., and Windsor Industries. He holds a B.S., Mechanical Engineering and Masters of Business Administration degree.
T. Grant. M. / Director of Operations Texas Division
Grant is responsible for manufacturing operations in Texas. He is in control of the day to day operations at the Del Rio, TX facility. Making sure all parts meet the highest quality standards set by our customers. He has been with the company for 8 years serving in our engineering department before moving to management. He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Louisiana Tech University, as well as a J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law.
Zach M. / Engineering Manager / Team Leader of Technical Service Group
Zach is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of manufacturing processes to maintain proper product functionality as well as cost efficiency. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University, as well as a M.S. in Engineering Management from Southern Methodist University.
Rick T. / VP of Operations
Rick is responsible for all manufacturing functions at PTP and has been with the company for 19 years. He has over 37 years experience in manufacturing logistics, and materials and operations management, and holds both an A.A. and B.S., Business Administration degree.