RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 18, 2012--
Tredegar Corporation (NYSE:TG) announced today the appointment of Mary
Jane Hellyar to the position of president of Tredegar Film Products
Corporation, effective September 24, 2012. The company has also named
Ms. Hellyar a corporate vice president, effective September 24, 2012.
Prior to joining Tredegar, Ms. Hellyar served as chief executive officer
of Technocorp Energy OLED in Rochester, NY and previously held various
positions with Eastman Kodak Company, including corporate executive vice
president and president of the Film, Photofinishing and Entertainment
Group and the display and components business unit. Ms. Hellyar has an
extensive background in research and development, product
commercialization, and operational excellence.
Nancy Taylor, Tredegar’s president and chief executive officer, said,
“We are very pleased to add a talented individual like Mary Jane to
Tredegar. Mary Jane brings tremendous leadership experience as well as
strong operational expertise to her new position. She has demonstrated
an ability to drive bottom line results in a variety of challenging
Ms. Hellyar received a B.A. in Chemistry and Mathematics from the
College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN, an M.S. and Ph.D. in chemical
engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in
Cambridge, MA, and a Master’s degree in Management of Technology from
the Sloan School at MIT.
About Tredegar Corporation:
Tredegar Corporation is primarily a manufacturer of plastic films and
aluminum extrusions. A global company headquartered in Richmond,
Virginia, Tredegar had 2011 sales of $798 million. With approximately
2,000 employees, the company operates manufacturing facilities in North
America, South America, Europe, and Asia. Additional information
regarding Tredegar Corporation is available at www.tredegar.com.
Source: Tredegar Corporation
Neill Bellamy, 804-330-1211