Nordson BKG, LLC, Westlake, Ohio, a manufacturer of precision dispensing products and systems, has announced that Curtis Hatchitt has joined as market development manager for pelletizing. He will focus on expanding the market in the Americas for BKG® pelletizing systems.
Kevin Tuttle, general manager, Americas stated that Hatchitt brings more than 25 years of experience with manufacturers of resins and compounds, giving him a deep familiarity with companies that use pelletizing systems such as Nordson BKG. His background includes serving customers in Mexico and Central America, which are key markets for BKG products.
Hatchitt’s most recent positions were those of general manager at Vortex Liquid Color and vice president of sales at ANCOS. For ANCOS, he developed markets for polymer finishing systems used by resin manufacturers. Previously, he held positions of increasing responsibility for DuPont, DSM Engineering Plastics, Washington Penn Plastics and Sabic.
Hatchitt holds a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Missouri at Columbia. He is based in Austin, Texas and is proficient in Spanish.
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