WOODBURN, OR — Specialty Polymers Inc. has hired Kelly Kane to be the company’s new Director of Operations. In his new role, Kane will be responsible for overseeing the company’s production sites in Woodburn, OR, and Chester, SC. His responsibilities cover all facets of the company’s operations, including product quality. 

Prior to working for Specialty, Kane was Vice President of Manufacturing at Munzing. He has more than 18 years of experience in manufacturing and operations. 

Specialty Polymers Inc., a privately held company with headquarters in Woodburn, OR, manufactures more than 250 different water-based polymers. With production facilities located on both coasts, Specialty has the capacity to manufacture 250 million pounds of products for customers throughout the world.