Toray Plastics (America), Inc., Hires Jim Nunn for the Position of Business Manager, Torayfan® Division


North Kingstown, Rhode Island (October 25, 2021)—Toray Plastics (America), Inc., announces that Jim Nunn has joined the company as a Business Manager in its Torayfan® Division. Nunn arrives at Toray following roles at ExxonMobil and Jindal Films America. He has held leadership positons in production management, sales, and demand planning. Nunn earned his M.B.A. in finance from Cornell University.

“It is a pleasure to welcome Jim to the Torayfan team,” says Franco Chicarella, Director of Sales, Torayfan Division. “Jim brings to Toray solid, diverse industry experience, and we anticipate that he will be an important contributor to the division’s ongoing success.”

Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a leading manufacturer of polyester, polypropylene, and metallized films and polypropylene and polyethylene foams. The company is committed to environmental, social, and corporate governance and aims to contribute to society through the creation of new value with innovative ideas, technologies, and products that help address global issues. R&D is focused on the development of materials that are fossil fuel-free, compostable, biodegradable, and/or recyclable. The company’s sustainability initiative, launched in 2004, includes the operating of one of Rhode Island’s larger solar farms and two cogeneration systems, energy and water conservation, recycling, and zero landfill.

Toray Plastics (America) is a subsidiary of the Toray Group, which believes that materials can change lives and provide real solutions to the challenges the world faces. The Toray Group is the world leader in synthetic fibers and textiles, carbon fibers, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and high-performance films and has annual sales exceeding US$21 billion. For more information about Toray Plastics (America)’s products, contact Mary Osso at or 401-667-2281. Toray Plastics (America), Inc., headquarters is located at 50 Belver Avenue, North Kingstown, RI 02852-7500; telephone 401-294-4511, fax 401-294-3410. Visit the Toray Plastics (America), Inc., website at


Caption: Toray Plastics (America), Inc., announces that Jim Nunn has joined the Torayfan® Division’s team as a Business Manager.

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