Long Island City, NY, October 25, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- E&T Plastics (http://www.e-tplastics.com), a nationwide supplier of plastic sheet, rod, tube, and film, is pleased to announce the appointment of Pam Aungst to the newly created position of E-Commerce Manager. Aungst is based at the company’s Teterboro, New Jersey location, where she is responsible for all facets of E&T’s online marketing efforts, including the corporate website, blog, publicity, social media presence, and creation of a new online store
Founded in 1946 in New York City, E&T Plastics has grown to be one of the largest plastics distributors in the United States, with eight locations and a multi-million dollar inventory. The addition of Aungst earlier this year marks the company’s planned expansion into the e-commerce arena. The new online store, which will serve commercial customers as well as consumers, is expected to debut in mid-2012.
“The creation of an e-commerce website is a natural progression for E&T that will allow us to service a broader customer base,” says Aungst. “I am very excited to be leading the development of the new site and want to create an online buying experience that replicates E&T’s commitment to its customers and attention to detail. As always, our emphasis will be on providing quality products, competitive prices, and consistent on-time delivery.”
Prior to joining E&T Plastics, Aungst was E-Commerce Manager for DIYControls.com where she developed and managed the company’s e-commerce website. Aungst has an MBA in marketing and a B.S. in business administration from Regis University and specializes in online marketing, including search engine marketing, social media management, and project management for e-commerce software integrations.
“Pam’s broad knowledge of Internet marketing and hands-on experience building websites from the ground up makes me extremely confident in her ability to lead E&T into the world of electronic commerce,” says Greg Gillen, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for E&T Plastics.
Customers and suppliers of E&T Plastics are encouraged to submit ideas and suggestions for the new online store and revamp of the website to Pam Aungst via email at pam at e-tplastics.com.
About E&T Plastics
E&T Plastics, one of the nation’s leading distributors of plastic sheet, rod, tube, and film, provides manufacturing services for plastic components from concept to production. With eight locations and a multi-million dollar inventory, E&T Plastics is a reliable source for a wide variety of plastic materials and offers custom cutting services, CNC routing, laser cutting, vacuum forming, and traditional plastics fabrication.