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Rogers Corporation announced that Jessica Morton has joined the company as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.
Jessica joins Rogers from FMC Corporation, where she provided leadership for complex legal matters within areas including M&A and corporate strategy, securities law and SEC periodic reporting, and corporate governance, among others. Prior to FMC, Jessica provided global commercial counsel to two key businesses at The Dow Chemical Company – Performance Monomers and Plastics Additives.
In her role at Rogers, she will drive strategic and tactical performance across the organization in key areas including legal affairs and governance as well as business ethics and compliance.
“We are pleased to welcome Jessica to Rogers and look forward to benefitting from her legal expertise in a wide breadth of global corporate matters,” said Colin Gouveia, Rogers’ President and Chief Executive Officer. “Her leadership navigating complex legal requirements related to M&A, securities, corporate governance and more will no doubt contribute to Rogers’ success and our culture of achieving results the right way.”
"I'm honored and excited to join Rogers at a pivotal moment in the company's history and to collaborate with Colin and his team in executing the strategic plan for Rogers’ next chapter,” said Jessica. “I’ve been fortunate to have worked for innovative companies with strong compliance cultures and look forward to applying my experience and skills in my role as Rogers’ General Counsel.”
Barry Matties, I-Connect007
During the recent SMTA Houston Expo & Tech Forum, I had the good fortune to meet and interview Joey Sanchez, senior director of ecosystems at The Ion, a 300,000-square-foot space in the renovated historical Sears building in the city’s Midtown section. Opened in 2021, The Ion is part of the 16-acre (12 city blocks) Ion Innovation District, which is currently under development. The facility is owned and managed by Rice University.
Alicia Balonek, IPC
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This is how Norwegian PCB broker Elmatica said “thank you” to IPC for selecting Jan Pedersen for the Dieter Bergman IPC Fellowship Award. And you think you've had a cold winter! The Elmatica team definitely has a great sense of humor. Let's all congratulate Jan for his work with IPC, including updating PCB standards and helping to streamline the design data process.