SPE Akron & Cleveland Sections Technical Meeting

February 10, 2020 at 5:30 PM


Hilton Garden Inn
8971 Wilcox Drive
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087


Member and/or guest $30
Non-member $35
Retired $25
Student $10
New Member - first meeting Free


Check In 5:30 p.m.
Dinner 6:00 p.m.
Presentation 6:45 p.m.


Reservations must be in by noon on Wednesday, February 5 to Dan Crist at +1 440.227.5424 or mail@cmd-tip.com.

Please be sure to include the company affiliation of each attendee including dietary restrictions.

About of the Speaker

W. John Collins, Product Manager
Eriez Magnetics PolyMag Product line

John Collins joined Eriez Magnetics in 2005 as Manager of the PolyMag® business and he was the Plastics & Rubber Industry Market Manger. John is now focused solely on PolyMag Additives which impart Metal Detectability, Magnetic Susceptibility and X-Ray contrast into polymers, used by food processors worldwide, to prevent plastic contaminated foods from entering the marketplace.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and History from Denison University, with additional education in Statistical Process Control, QS9000, ISO 9001, Project Management and Value Analysis.

Collins has spent over 40 years in the plastics industry, most notably with Premix in North Kingsville, Ohio where he served in various capacities including Sales Management, VP Product Engineering, VP Corporate Purchasing, and VP Manufacturing & Operations. Since 1976, he has been an active member of SPE.