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Industrial Dielectrics Holdings Creates New Executive Management Position Adding Calvin Li As Asia Region President

Industrial Dielectrics Holdings, Inc. (IDH) announced they have hired Calvin Li for the newly established position of Asia Region President.

Mr. Li brings worldwide composites industry experience to his position at IDH having worked for 21 years for CTG, a leading international glass manufacturer. Mr. Li was most recently North American President of CTG and was based in the United States. As a Chinese national Mr. Li will be returning to his home country for IDH and will be based in Shanghai where he will be responsible for the IDI Composites International and Norplex-Micarta manufacturing operations in China.

“This position was created to secure and advance the long term commitment IDH has made in the region in both the Changzhou Micarta Composite Material Company, Ltd. (CMC) and IDI Composites International businesses. Calvin gives us a high level presence in China and the leadership we’ll need to continue to build on the relationships we’ve established with OEM’s, suppliers, and government agencies that will help assure our long term success.” states Tom Merrell, Industrial Dielectrics Holdings’ President.

About Norplex-Micarta
Norplex-Micarta is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoset composites. Norplex-Micarta’s vast product line and variety of product forms serves power generation, alternate energy, ballistic protection, construction, electrical devices, electronics, heavy industrial, military/aerospace, oil & gas, and transportation markets throughout Europe, Asia/Pacific, and The Americas. Norplex-Micarta is headquartered in Postville, IA, USA. For more information visit norplex-micarta.com.

About IDI Composites International
IDI Composites International (IDI) is the premier global custom formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds for channel partners and OEMs. The company provides customized polyester/vinylester-based bulk molding compounds (BMC), sheet molding compounds (SMC), and a new line of Structural Thermoset Composites (STC®) that are manufactured in both sheet and bulk formats for the most demanding applications in markets such as Military & Aerospace, Transportation, Safety, Medical, Electrical, Oil & Gas, Alternative Energy, and Marine. Click to learn more about Structural Thermoset Composites.

Headquartered in a 120,000 square foot manufacturing facility and research center in Noblesville, IN (USA), IDI has a strong presence in the international thermoset composites market. With more than 50 years of leadership experience, IDI works closely with customers to identify the optimal thermoset molding compound for each application. The company has substantial R&D resources, plus excellent chemical engineering, ISO-certified manufacturing, and comprehensive quality control.

Calvin Li IDI Asia Region President