PCC Chemax, Inc. would like to welcome Dr. Jim DiBattista to our technical department as Technical Director. Dr. DiBattista earned his B.S. in Chemistry and Ph.D. in organic chemistry from SUNY Syracuse and did his post-doctoral research in polymer chemistry for Dr. H.K. Hall at the University of Arizona. Dr. DiBattista has a history of directing research and development during his career. He has extensive experience in synthetic polymer chemistry at the basic research, development and production levels. He has experience directing scientists and engineers in new product development, commercialization and manufacturing. He has published several patents, journal and conference publications. He has also been responsible for product development and commercialization in the polymer chemistry industry with specific focus on films, coatings, biomedical applications, and material science.
Dr. DiBattista will be responsible for supporting new marketing strategies while optimizing the business models for the Group’s various business units.