FINDLAY, Ohio—Dallas Vaughn has joined the manufacturing division of Hercules Rubber Co. as plant chemist.
Vaughn has a broad background in the manufacturing of rubber and industrial rubber products, including stints with General Tire & Rubber Co., Biltrite Corp. and Rubatex Corp. He also spent several years in the sporting goods industry as a chemist and technical manager.
The new Hercules Rubber chemist has extensive experience with closed cell foam, primarily from his days at General Tire and Rubatex, the company said. Vaughn also has a strong background in all types of molding and extrusion processes.