Shelton, CT, August 8, 2022
Mica Corporation (Mica) is pleased to introduce Kristin “Kris” Becknell as its newest Technical Sales Representative. In this role, Kris will be responsible for managing current customer accounts and growing sales in the Mid-West region of the U.S., as well as Latin America. Kris will also leverage her expertise in flexible packaging, printing, adhesives, and coatings to develop technical solutions with converters, brands, and industry leaders.
Kris has fifteen years of sales experience, and a proven track record of building and maintaining meaningful relationships with customers. Prior to joining Mica, Kris worked as a Packaging Territory Manager at Michelman, where she provided water-based primers and technical solutions for customers in the flexible packaging and digital printing verticals. She also helped to streamline distribution networks and increase sales for other companies such as Midwest Container Corp.
Mica’s VP of Sales, DJ Wroble said, “Kris’s experience fits perfectly with Mica’s business and her solutions-oriented mindset will be an asset to our customers. Her contributions will reinforce our dedication to providing superior technical service to our diverse customer base. We are thrilled to have her on board.”
Kris is an active member of the Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI) and will make her debut as a Mica team member at the TAPPI Extrusion Short Course August 16-18 in Neenah, WI.
For more than 50 years, Mica has been a pioneer and leading supplier of water-based primers and coatings that offer adhesion and other properties to the global converting industry. Mica’s innovative products are used in the manufacture of thin-film, lightweight, biodegradable, compostable, reusable, and recyclable structures. All MICA products are backed by customized support provided by an award-winning technical team.