Dur-A-Flex has announced the appointment of Peter Ferris as President and Chief Operating Officer, effective January 1, 2011.
Bob Smith, Dur-A-Flex’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are delighted to have Peter join the Dur-A-Flex family. Peter has consistently demonstrated throughout his career the ability to build teams that achieve strong performance and growth. We welcome his business experience and leadership.”
Mr. Ferris said, “I am truly excited about the opportunity to work with Bob and the Dur-A-Flex team. Dur-A-Flex has an incredible portfolio of polymer coatings technologies and strong contractor partners that will drive future growth. I look forward to guiding this dynamic organization to the next level of business success.”
Ferris was formerly President 2006-2010 of Charter Medical, Ltd. in Winston-Salem, N.C., a business unit of Lydall, Inc. He also served seven years with Princeton, N.J.-based Tyco International, Ltd., where he was Vice President of Strategic Marketing.
Dur-A-Flex is a manufacturer of epoxy, urethane, methyl methacrylate, and colored aggregates, offering a complete line of high performance polymer flooring and wall systems.