Boyd Technologies announced the election of the Company's President, B. Stephen Boyd, to the Board of Directors of INDA, the leading Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry. Mr. Boyd was elected along with five other industry executives during the Annual Meeting of INDA this March in Durham, North Carolina.
Top executives and leaders in the industry gathered for the Annual Meeting held from March 19-21. Attendees of the meeting heard the annual State of the Association presentation from INDA President Rory Holms, as well as several presentations from industry leaders. "My father served on the INDA Board for many years and I am thrilled to again represent Boyd Technologies on INDA's Board of Directors," said Stephen Boyd. Mr. Boyd will serve as a member of the Board's Finance Committee.
Boyd Technologies is an industry leading converter distributor of nonwoven fabrics and a long standing member of the INDA Association. "It is an exciting time for our business," said Stephen Boyd, "We are investing aggressively in our capabilities for sourcing, converting, and distributing nonwovens, as well as other flexible materials, and those investments are now being realized with exciting new growth," he added.
Stephen Boyd's executive experience includes positions throughout the Boyd Technologies organization where he held management roles in sales, marketing, and operations prior to becoming the Company's President in 2007. Along with Mr. Boyd, Allan Bodford, VP Business Development, First Quality Enterprises; Karen Castle, VP Sales & Marketing, Suominen Nonwovens; David Cook, Director Contract Manufacturing Service Sales, Rockline Industries; Fred Lybrand, President, Elmarco; and John Michaud, VP Sales & Marketing, Tufco Technologies were elected to the Board of Directors. Biographies of the entire Board of Directors can be viewed on http://www.inda.org/about/indalead.html.
Boyd Technologies operates in the advanced materials market as a supplier of flexible substrates used in a variety of applications. The Company is concentrated on growth opportunities through technical developments of materials used in power storage and delivery devices, such as batteries, as well as medical applications, such as liquid filtration and wound care.
Boyd Technologies is an advanced materials company that provides product realization, commercial manufacturing, and value added business services to medical, electrical, and consumer packaged goods markets.