Fort Lauderdale, FL – January 19, 2012 – Periodic Products is pleased to announce that Dr. William L. Rhey has joined to Company’s Advisory Board.
Dr. Rhey is the dean of the School of Business and Economics at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, FL. Previously, he served as dean of graduate studies at the University of Tampa, director of business graduate programs, professor of marketing and associate dean at the Sykes College of Business at the University of Tampa, director of the Center for Ethics at the University of Tampa, and dean of the Davis College of Business and professor of marketing at Jacksonville University.
A native of Latrobe, PA, Dr. Rhey holds a bachelor of science in business administration from Bucknell University, an MBA with a concentration in marketing from Baylor University, and a Ph.D. with a major in marketing and minors in quantitative methods, economics and management from the University of Mississippi at Oxford. Earlier in his career, he worked for Ford Motor Company, served as director of Marketing Management Associates, and consulted for organizations including Image Engineering (which handles projects for Marriott, Kraft, Clorox, and others), Guaranty Deposit Bank, Ferman Automotive Group, Bill Currie Ford, and the Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates.
“Dr. Rhey is a respected leader in marketing, business development and education,” said Periodic Products’ president and CEO, Dr. Joseph Laurino. “He brings to the advisory board a breadth of knowledge and experience that will be invaluable to the Company as we continue to expand and grow into existing and new markets.”
About Periodic Products
Periodic Products is committed to advancing a cleaner and safer global environment through the application of responsible science and breakthrough chemical technologies. Chelok™ is Periodic Products’ patented chelating technology. The result of more than two decades of biochemical research and development, Chelok gives Periodic Products' polymers the power to rapidly and permanently remove metals from water. For more information, visit www.periodicproducts.com
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