Shrewsbury, MA (PRWEB) July 27, 2009
TriStar Plastics, a leader in engineered plastics solutions, today announced the expansion of its southeast sales team with the hiring of Christopher Olson, who has joined TriStar's Charlotte, NC office. Olson will handle inside sales for the company's southern territory including Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.
"I want to welcome Chris to the TriStar team," said Richard Cedrone, CEO of TriStar Plastics. "Chris brings a broad background in sales and project management experience which will be valuable as we broaden our reach in these markets."
"TriStar has a wide range of solutions and capabilities and I look forward to building and expanding our customer relationships in my territory," said Olson.
Before joining TriStar, Olson was with JR International of Houston, TX, an exporter of building supplies, household goods, sporting supplies, lumber, and other commodities to South America, Central America and the Caribbean. Olson managed the company's branch in Charlotte, NC. Prior to that, Olson was a project estimator with Fahmer Asphalt where he managed the bidding of state projects between $2-$4 million. Previously, Olson was a sales representative for Case Corporation, a supplier of light construction equipment. Olson has completed extensive training and coursework in electronics, mechanical, hydraulic and sales support.
About TriStar Plastics
Founded in 1982, TriStar Plastics Corp. (http://www.tstar.com) is a forerunner in engineering, fabrication and manufacturing of high-performance polymers, composites and self-lubricating bearings materials. Offering more than 300 different types of plastics materials, a complete line of bearings and surface modification capabilities, TriStar provides the optimum materials for a wide range of applications including manufacturing, marine, medical devices and construction. TriStar is headquartered in Shrewsbury, MA with offices in North Carolina, Illinois and Southern California.