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PFA Announces 2017 Officers

Polyurethane Foam Association Elects 2017 Officers


LOUDON, TN (November 28, 2016)—The Polyurethane Foam Association announces elected officers for 2017. They include:

  • Chip Holton, NCFI Polyurethane, President
  • Nadia Stern, Innocor, 1st Vice-President
  • Hamdy Kahil, Woodbridge Group, Secretary
  • Lynn Knudtson, Future Foam, Treasurer.
  • Robert Luedeka, Executive Director
  • Bill Gollnitz, Plastomer, Immediate Past President


Gollnitz as he finished his term, noted that the new officer roster “represents some of the best minds in our industry.”


“This is a great team of professionals to lead the flexible foam industry,” Gollnitz said. “Our industry faces many challenges, and this group will be ideal for helping us move forward.”
The Polyurethane Foam Association is a trade association founded in 1980 to educate

customers and other groups about flexible polyurethane foam (FPF). This includes providing facts on environmental, health and safety issues and technical information on the performance of FPF in consumer and industrial products. FPF is used as a key comfort component in most upholstered furniture and mattress products, along with automotive seating, carpet cushion, packaging, and numerous other applications.


To learn more about the association, visit


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