Chuck Dana named executive VP at MFG

Chuck Dana, most recently president of Owens Corning's Building Materials Group, will join Molded Fiber Glass Cos. (MFG) as executive VP in April 2015, and become CEO in 2016.

Composites specialist Molded Fiber Glass Cos. (MFG, Ashtabula, OH, US) on Jan. 28 announced that Charles E. (Chuck) Dana, most recently president of Owens Corning’s Building Materials Group in Toledo, OH, US, will be joining MFG as an executive vice president and member of the senior leadership team, reporting directly to president and CEO Richard S. Morrison, effective April 1, 2015.

Dana is expected to serve in the role of executive vice president until he succeeds Morrison as CEO in 2016, after which time Morrison will continue as executive chairman of the board.

Dana will join MFG from Owens Corning (OC) where he held leadership positions in the Corporate, Composites, and Building Materials groups, developing extensive experience and relationships within these industries. Prior to joining OC in 1995, Dana spent 17 years in a variety of managerial and executive roles with General Electric Co.

“We are very pleased that Chuck will be joining MFG,” says Morrison. “Chuck shares our values and will bring additional strength to our focus on customer satisfaction and pioneering new applications. Chuck is an extraordinary leader with a proven track record throughout his career.”

“I am honored to be joining MFG, and look forward to working with Richard’s senior leadership team, the talented teammates and MFG’s valued customers,” says Dana.