June 24, 2011. Granville, NY – (Kazor.com) – Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPPL) today announced the appointment of Steven R. Jette to the position of Marketing Manager, Composites, SGPPL, where he will head up the company’s innovative Green Glue Noiseproofing technologies.
Jette will be responsible for developing and coordinating strategies to create and fulfill global demand for the Green Glue Noiseproofing System. In this position, he will identify and secure opportunities for collaboration with global Saint-Gobain companies that are active in the construction and home-improvement markets to ensure that more people have expanded opportunities to easily access and experience the benefits of Green Glue.
“I am excited to be joining the Green Glue team in bringing our superior noiseproofing technologies to new and existing customers around the world,” said Jette. “As demand for the Green Glue Noiseproofing System continues to grow, we are committed to ensuring that the portfolio of products is easily available to everyone – from architects to builders, and from DIYers to building managers.”
Jette has more than 15 years experience in business development, marketing, and product development at Saint-Gobain. Prior to joining the Green Glue team, he worked as Business Development Manager at Saint-Gobain’s Plastics division, where he was responsible for business strategy and for marketing and promoting the company’s portfolio of silicone and thermally conductive products.
Jette received his Masters of Business Administration from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and also holds a Bachelors of Science, Accounting and Finance from Worcester State College.
The Green Glue Noiseproofing System offers four easy-to-use, environmentally responsible and cost-effective noiseproofing technologies that substantially reduce noise transmission between rooms. Residential and commercial buildings can be soundproofed easily with the Green Glue Noiseproofing Compound, Noiseproofing Sealant, Clips, and Joist Tape to significantly improve quality of life and increase property value.
To learn more about the Green Glue Noiseproofing System, visit www.greengluecompany.com
About Green Glue
Founded in 2003 in Fargo, North Dakota, and relocated in 2009 to Granville, NY the Green Glue Company is an R&D and manufacturing firm specializing in viscoelastic materials and is a leading producer of sound isolation products used in residential and commercial noiseproofing. Green Glue Noiseproofing Compound, the company’s first product, is now the best selling product of its kind worldwide. Green Glue is marketed and sold for new construction and remodeling of residential, home theater, recording studio, hospitality, and multi-family construction. The Green Glue Company is wholly owned by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corporation.
A Global Leader
Saint-Gobain is a global manufacturer and distributor of flat glass, building products, glass containers and high-performance materials. Based in Paris, France, Saint-Gobain has operations in 64 countries and employs over 190,000 people. Founded in 1665 to manufacture glass for the Hall of Mirrors at the Palace of Versailles in Paris, Saint-Gobain remains headquartered in France and had worldwide sales of $53.2 billion in 2010. Saint-Gobain is a world leader in the construction markets, developing a new generation of building products to help meet the global challenges of energy efficiency and environmental protection. Our vision is to offer a wide range of solutions and services to make buildings more energy efficient, while enhancing comfort and quality of life. http://www.saint-gobain.com
Saint-Gobain in North America
Saint-Gobain Corporation, based in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, is the holding company for Saint-Gobain’s U.S. and Canadian operations. The company has over 330 locations in North America, and approximately 19,000 employees. Saint-Gobain businesses in North America include CertainTeed (Valley Forge, Pennsylvania), Norandex Building Materials Distribution (Hudson, Ohio); Saint-Gobain Crystals (Hiram, Ohio); Verallia North America (Muncie, Indiana); Saint-Gobain NorPro (Stow, Ohio); Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (Aurora, Ohio); Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics (Grand Island, New York); and Saint-Gobain Abrasives (Worcester, Massachusetts). In the United States and Canada, Saint-Gobain reported sales of approximately $6.8 billion in 2009. http://www.saint-gobain-northamerica.com/