Mr. David Fortune has been the Director of Business Development for Tolling & Contract Manufacturing at Athlon Solutions since February 2016.
Prior to Athlon Solutions, Mr. Fortune was Vice President of Sales & Business Development at KMCO for 15 years, supporting two Gulf Coast chemical processing facilities. Mr. Fortune has more than 40 years of professional experience that spans a variety of positions with industry leading companies, including Sanyo, Sunbeam Appliance Co., and Thomas & Betts. David served on SOCMA’s (Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates) Board of Governors from 2012 to 2015, where he sat on two committees; the Government Relation’s Committee and the Membership Committee. He has served as an officer and director of the Houston Chemical Association since 2009. Additionally, he has also served as a member and officer to other industry organizations such as the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, the Institute of Industrial Engineers, the Society of Plastics Engineers and the Southwest Chemical Association.
Mr. Fortune earned a Bachelor of Business & Finance from the University of Memphis in 1984.