Walter “Bud” Schutz Jr is president of ICT MOLDING SOLUTIONS INC a company he founded in 2014 which specializes in Injection / Compression and Transfer molding of Thermoset molding compounds consisting of both polyester & phenolic along with many other well-known materials including most engineered and commodity Thermoplastic resins.

Over his 27 year career, Walter has been involved in many aspects of the manufacturing & business sector of molding and all its related facets. He served as a tool and die apprentice and over the years evolved up to Production Engineer of molding and secondary sub-assemblies. To go along with the manufacturing side Walter also possesses strong leadership skills serving many years as Director of Operations and Director of New Business Development.

Moving forward Walter is eagerly pursuing many cutting edge technologies to help the Thermoset industry stay strong and prosperous, some of which include high speed molding techniques along with environmentally friendly low impact mold building design practices. He currently resides in Northwest Pennsylvania with his daughter, Emily.