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PolyOne names marketing communications manager for Europe

News International-French

5 Dec 2011

PolyOne Corporation, a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, announced on the 1st of December that Matthew Defosse has joined the Company as marketing communications manager, Europe.

Defosse will coordinate communications activity across Europe, India, and the Middle East in support of the Company's commitment to specialization, customer-focused innovation, and providing exceptional services and solutions.



“We are truly fortunate to add Matt to our marketing team,” says David C. Honeycutt, director, global marketing communications for PolyOne. “Matt’s extensive journalism and industry experience will be invaluable as we continue to share new and exciting developments with our customers.”



In his previous role as content leader / chief editor for UBM Canon’s and Modern Plastics Worldwide, Defosse developed a deep understanding of issues facing plastics processors and OEMs in plastics-intensive end-use markets such as healthcare, packaging, and automotive.



Defosse holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Management & Economics from James Madison University, and formerly served as an officer in the U.S. Army. He is based in Staufenberg, Germany.



About PolyOne

PolyOne Corporation, with 2010 annual revenues of $2.6 billion, is a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. Headquartered outside of Cleveland, Ohio USA, PolyOne has operations around the world.



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