John has worked as a Design Manager, Senior Tooling Engineer, Senior Mold Designer and is currently the Tooling Manager for a consumer products company purchasing molds in the U.S. and worldwide. He has worked with Custom and Proprietary molders over the years as well as owning DeJohn Innovative Plastics, a design and consulting firm since 1987. This business specializes in program development of injection molds and plastic products. John has worked in the U.S. as well as Canada, Portugal, Mexico, Taiwan, Hong Kong and now China. His extensive travels over the years have given him the vehicle needed to accumulate a vast amount of knowledge and information which he used to construct this curriculum. He holds a Degree in Tool Engineering Technology, is a Senior Member of SPE and since 1995, he’s been very active in developing new educational curriculum to be used in the Plastics Industry.