Leadership



Michael K. Gorey

President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Gorey joined Propex in April 2011 as President and Chief Executive Officer. He is a proven leader, most recently serving as President of Bridgestone, North American Consumer Tire Business. With more than 25 years experience in the automotive and building products industries, Gorey has the know-how to drive innovations and strategies that produce growth, profit and market leadership, even in volatile markets. Coupled with his executive leadership experience is a strong background in finance, accounting and marketing.

Credentials
University of Iowa
Masters of Business Administration

University of Miami (Ohio)
B.S., Business Administration, Accounting and Finance



Randy D. Powell

Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Powell brings 25 years manufacturing experience to Propex in a variety of assignments that have allowed him to utilize his Engineering, Leadership and Strategic Planning background. His areas of expertise include operational management with large facility and multi-site responsibilities, complimented by a strong engineering, manufacturing and quality leadership background, dynamic and customer-oriented environments utilizing a focused, results-oriented leadership style and the ability to instill corporate and business vision into manufacturing operations.

Credentials
Iowa State University
B.S., Chemical Engineering

University of Tennessee - Chattanooga
Masters of Industrial Organizational Psychology