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William R. Carteaux


William R. Carteaux

SPI President William Carteaux began his tenure at the association in March 2005. He came to SPI from Demag Plastics Group, where he was named president and chief executive officer of the Americas and co-executive managing director of Global Business in 2002. He has an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University and a BS from Purdue University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Council of Manufacturing Associations at the National Association of Manufacturers.

Article | October 31, 2009
The Plastic Industry's 21st Century Business Model   

By: William R. Carteaux

As President and CEO of SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association, I know all too well how hard the current economy has hit this country’s...more >>

Article | October 31, 2008
NPE2009 to Bring Many Opportunities for Making 'the Plastics Connection'   

By: William R. Carteaux

When an industry as central to the U.S. economy as plastics stages a once-every-three-years trade show, manufacturing and trade development...more >>

Article | October 31, 2007
B2B Purchasing in the Plastics Industry:   

By: William R. Carteaux

When it comes to business-to-business buying decisions, one trend in particular has come into focus: the Internet is the clear choice among decision...more >>

Article | October 31, 2006
SPI: The Voice of the Plastics Industry   

By: William R. Carteaux

The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc. (SPI) is the trade association representing the 4th largest manufacturing industry in the United States....more >>

Article | June 30, 2005
Plastics Play an Indispensable Role   

By: William R. Carteaux

The U.S. plastics industry employs 1.4 million workers and provides more than $310 billion in annual shipments, and the plastics processing sector...more >>



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