CHANDLER, Ariz., March 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Isola Group S.à r.l., a market leader in engineered dielectric materials used to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs), announced the promotion of Mr. Michael "Mike" Gastonguay to President-Americas. In this role, Mr. Gastonguay will be responsible for Isola's sales, customer service and manufacturing operations in the Americas region.
Mr. Gastonguay joined Isola as Corporate Vice President, Quality – Operational Excellence in March 2011. He previously worked at Avaya, Inc. where he was the senior executive responsible for implementing companywide Lean Six Sigma activities and processes. Prior to Avaya, he spent many years with the General Electric Company, including executive positions in its Capital, Healthcare, and Energy businesses units.
Mr. Raymond Sharpe, Isola's President and CEO, commented, "Throughout his career, Mike has worked closely to help drive customer intimacy by leveraging his knowledge of operations and quality. His proven skills for collaboratively developing solutions will help the Americas region and Isola to expand in the years to come."
Mr. Gastonguay has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Northeastern University and an M.B.A. degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Mr. Gastonguay's photo is available for download at http://bit.ly/1kP6nSY.
Isola Group S.à r.l., headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, is a global material sciences company focused on designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepregs used to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards. The company's high-performance materials are used in sophisticated electronic applications in the communications infrastructure, computing/networking, military, medical, aerospace and automotive industries. For more information, visit our website at http://www.isola-group.com.
CONTACT: Tiffany C. Zinn Global Marketing Communications Manager Isola Group 480-282-6368 Tiffany.Zinn@isola-group.com