Glen H. Hiner, Jr.
Degrees:B.S. Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1957
Glen H. Hiner is Senior Vice President, GE Plastics, the world leader in engineering plastics. Headquartered in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, GE Plastics includes the worldwide operations of the engineering plastics business with division headquarters for GEP-Americas in Pittsfield for GEP. Europe in Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands, and GEP-Pacific in Tokyo, Japan. Other components include GE silicones, GE Superabrasives, and GE Electromaterials. Three components have headquarters in Parkersburg, West Virginia. They are GE Specialty Chemicals, GE Petrochemicals, and Polymerland, Inc.
Before his current position, Mr. Hiner was Managing Director of GE Plastics-Europe. Prior to joining Plastics, he was General Manager of GE Specialty Motor Department in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He also held product general manager, sales engineering, and marketing manager positions in the GE Industrial Control Department and the GE Large Motor and Generator Department. He joined GE in the technical marketing program in 1957, after graduating in electrical engineering from West Virginia University.
He was inducted as part of the Inaugural Academy on October 20, 1989.