Northeast Harbor, Maine-based PolySearch Recruiting, a search firm specializing in the polyurethanes, chemicals and plastics industries, has hired Ken Mitchell. He is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Mitchell has 25 years of experience in the polyurethanes industry. His background includes manufacturing and sales experience. Most recently, he was chief technology officer for BioBased Technologies. Prior to that, he served as vice president of operations for Tempur-Pedic, where he worked for 13 years.
According to a PolySearch news release, “Mitchell’s work with major chemical suppliers, as well as end–use customers and consumers means that PolySearch will have all of the boxes checked for across-the-board client and candidate support and placement.”
PolySearch President Meg Harris added: “His strong polyurethane experience, exceptional connections and chemistry background will help to further develop our growing portfolio of global clients. Ken’s strength in cultivating strong relationships is vital in a successful recruiting business. I look forward to working with him and making great connections for our candidates and clients.”