Carris Reels has hired Michael Roussel as Sales Manager. He will oversee sales functions for Carris Plant locations in VT, CT, VA, NC, MI, CA and Mexico. Mike holds a BS in Plastics Engineering from U Mass – Lowell and has held sales and product development positions with Ineos, Alpha Gary, Dow Chemical and more recently Omya where he was Technical Service and Innovation Manager for the Americas.

Michael Roussel - Carris ReelsMichael serves as technical industry liaison to the Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers, Sustainable Packaging Coalition, Foodservice Packaging Institute and ASTM.

His background in resin performance and prior experience in wire and cable will complement the Carris Plastics Teams in VT, VA and Mexico. He will be based in the corporate office in Proctor, VT.

Carris manufactures nailed wood, plywood, wood/metal, hardboard and stamped metal reels. The company is 100% employee-owned.