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Rogers Corporation has appointed Brian Culley for its High Performance Foams Division. Culley will represent the PORONÂ® Cushioning Consumer product lines in the eastern United States and Canada.
Culley brings over 20 years of sales along with product and business development expertise in the industrial, sporting goods, and orthopedic markets to Rogers.
Previously, Culley was the principal of OEM Advantage, LLC, an independent sales firm that offers product developers a range of base materials, in addition to innovative manufacturing techniques and sourcing services. At OEM Advantage, Culley represented Remington Products Company, to bring their unique PORON Cushioning design capabilities to various sporting goods, military and medical applications.
Culley’s in-depth knowledge of design, manufacturing and high performance open cell polyurethanes is a great fit with Rogers PORON Cushioning and PORONÂ® XRDâ„¢ Extreme Impact Materials, where performance, quality and advanced design concepts are at the heart of Rogers product development.
â€œBrian is highly knowledgeable about foam-based materials and how they can best be used in specific applications,â€ said Marc Cotnoir, Sales Manager, Rogers Corporation. â€œAdditionally he has deep experience in the core markets that the Rogers High Performance Foams Division services. We are happy to have Brian on board at time when PORON Cushioning is positioned for significant growth.â€
â€œRogers is without question the market leader when it comes to shock absorbing foams,â€ said Culley. â€œI look forward to working with product developers to bring innovative products using PORON Cushioning to life.â€
Culley holds a BA in Communication from Cleveland State University and is based in Cleveland, OH.
About PORONÂ® Performance Cushioning
For over 40 years PORONÂ® Cushioning has provided footwear, apparel, and protective equipment brands with a material that supports, protects, comforts, and most importantly, helps athletes stay in the race. PORON Cushioning products are durable yet flexible, so they will not wear or break down like other cushioning products. So, whether you need an insole that will last your next 50K or searching for a new helmet for the start of little league, look for the PORON Cushioning brand to insure you’re buying the best in quality and advanced technology. For more information, visit www.poroncushioning.com.
About Rogers Corporation
Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global technology leader in specialty materials and components that enable high performance and reliability of consumer electronics, power electronics, mass transit, clean technology, and telecommunications infrastructure. With more than 178 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, Rogers provides product designers with solutions to their most demanding challenges. Rogers’ products include advanced circuit materials for wireless infrastructure, power amplifiers, radar systems, high speed digital; power electronics for high-voltage rail traction, hybrid-electric vehicles, wind and solar power conversion; and high performance foams for sealing and energy management in smart phones, aircraft and rail interiors, automobiles and apparel; and other advanced materials for diverse markets including defense and consumer products. Headquartered in Connecticut (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Belgium, China, Germany, and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.
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