Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics personnel changes

US-based Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics has made personnel changes in the marketing and sales areas of the company“s composites business this month.
Ed Kilby has been promoted to director of marketi…

US-based Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics has made personnel changes in the marketing and sales areas of the company“s composites business this month. Ed Kilby has been promoted to director of marketing for Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics“ composites business. Kilby joined Saint-Gobain in 1978 as industrial engineer for the company“s Vetrotex business. He has also held positions of operations manager, senior sales representative, district sales manager, regional sales manager and senior marketing manager. In his new position at Saint-Gobain, Kilby will have overall responsibility for the marketing, technical support and quality assurance for woven roving and combination products produced by Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics in Wichita Falls, Texas, as well as marketing of Saint-Gobain BTI knitted products, the company“s Bay Mills products used in composites applications, and Syncoglas Multimat products. In sales, Mario Ouellet has rejoined Saint-Gobain as director of sales, both for distribution and direct-purchase customers of Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics“ composites. In this position, Ouellet will be responsible for overseeing the North American sales of woven roving and combination products produced by Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics in Wichita Falls, Saint-Gobain BTI knitted products, the company“s Bay Mills products used in composites applications, and Syncoglas Multimat products. He will be based at the Saint-Gobain facility in Midland, Ontario. Prior to his recent appointment, Ouellet was vice president of sales and development for FRE Composites, St. Andre-Est, Quebec. Before that, he was senior sales representative, Saint-Gobain Vetrotex America in New England and eastern Canada. Saint-Gobain, of which Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics is a part, is one of the top 100 industrial corporations in the world, and is a leading producer of abrasives, building materials, containers, flat glass, industrial ceramics, high-performance plastics, insulation, reinforcements and piping.