Ron Poff, Manager, Global Marketing and Brands – Mar-Bal, Inc., is responsible for Mar-Bal, Inc.’s Corporate marketing activities including communications, brand development and product management. In addition, Ron leads the global sales and new business development within Mar-Bal’s proprietary product lines. Ron has over 24 years of new product development and global business development experience including strong global marketing skills and achieving professional recognition by The Institute for Supply Management® (ISM) as a Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM). He currently serves as a Professional Vice-President on the National Council for Pi Sigma Epsilon; serves on the Board of Directors for the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoset Division; is a member of the American Composites Manufacturer’s Association (ACMA) Marketing Committee; further, he is a member of the American Marketing Association (AMA), the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and the American Legion. Ron holds a B.S. in Business Management from University of Phoenix; a Graduate Certificate in eMarketing from the University of Virginia (UVA) and is currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Leadership at UVA. Ron is also a veteran of the US Navy and Reserves (1989-1999).