HOUSTON, TX (April 18, 2017) Plantgistix, the premier provider of in-plant, contract packaging, and value-added logistics specialty services to the plastic resin industry, has announced the promotion of Sam Diaz to the position of President. Sam will join Marc Levine, Founder and CEO of Plantgistix to help lead the company’s growth in contract packaging, in-plant and specialty services. The company, recently announced expansion plans that include a 330,000 square-foot resin packaging plant scheduled to open in June 2017 to meet increased customer demand.

Diaz joined Plantgistix in 2011 and has been instrumental in the growth the company has experienced over the last several years. Diaz most recently served as COO and an active member of the Leadership Team focused in the areas of operations, customer service, continuous improvement & engineering, purchasing, finance, IT, HR and maintenance

“It’s no secret that exceptional people make for an exceptional company. Sam has been key to our company’s growth as the Houston-area has experienced explosive growth from an industry standpoint. I’m honored both personally and professionally to have Sam at my side serving as President as we continue our growth trajectory,” said Marc Levine, CEO of Plantgistix. Diaz will assume the role of President effective immediately.

“It’s truly an honor to serve as the new President for Plantgistix” said Sam Diaz, President, Plantgistix. “Under Marc’s leadership, we have built the strongest team in the industry that lives by our core values everyday – accountability, courage, caring, problem solving, teamwork and dedication. These values are the foundation of our success now and for the exciting future that lies ahead of us,” said Diaz.

About Plantgistix

Founded in the 1930s as the first plastic resin molding company in the U.S., Plantgistix is the premier provider of in-plant, contract packaging services and specialty services including optical sorting, de-metalizing, drying and screening. Plantgistix has the resources to handle all logistics needs within its facilities, as well as the ability to staff and support client locations. Plantgistix is ISO 9001:2008 certified and has received numerous industry awards for safety and innovation.

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