Vice President, Business & Product Development
David McLaren is a co-founder of Periodic Products Inc. and directs the development of the Company’s expanding markets and product families. McLaren established the company’s highly successful CuLator® line, and is currently spearheading Periodic Products’ advances in eco-friendly plastics, synthetic fiber extrusion, and fabric media.
An accomplished product design innovator, McLaren was a co-founder of Circa 1801, where he developed advanced woven material lines. These new materials were adopted by consumer goods manufacturers worldwide for creating residential and commercial furniture, wallpapers, apparel, and luggage. Before joining Periodic Products, McLaren was the president of his own design firm. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Textiles Technology from North Carolina State University.
McLaren is a an advocate for sustainability and corporate environmental responsibility. As Vice President, Business & Product Development, he ensures that the Company’s products address the needs of consumers while supporting responsible manufacturing and user application.