SEKISUI SPI, Manufacturer of KYDEX® Thermoplastics, Announces New VP of Sales & Marketing

Thursday, February 07, 2019

SEKISUI Polymer Innovations, LLC Announces New Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Nik Taritas

Nik Taritas has been promoted as SEKISUI SPI’s new Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Taritas will help develop SEKISUI SPI’s growth strategy and lead new business expansion while focusing on market development and customer experience.

“My focus is to look for new ways to support sales efforts to deliver new business to our customers’ doorstep. We want to be a true collaboration partner and an extension of our customers’ companies in terms of driving new business,” said Nik Taritas, SEKISUI SPI’s new Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Taritas has developed from a high-performing customer-focused sales professional to a strategic leader with a true understanding of SEKISUI SPI’s business, culture, and long-term plans. He is a perfect example of why personal development is such an important part of the culture at SEKISUI SPI.

Beginning in 2002 as an Independent Manufacturer Representative, joining SEKISUI SPI as a Regional Business Manager in 2015, and serving as North American Business Manager from 2017 until 2019, Taritas understands the business from the inside out.

SEKISUI SPI is innovating specialized polymers used in global industries focused on the growing middle class, and manufacturing them with incredibly short lead times in ridiculously small quantities through their Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM) model. With the global middle class increasing significantly by 2030, making sure customers have more than they can imagine from SEKISUI SPI is crucial. And with the skills and vision of Nik Taritas, SEKISUI SPI’s[RC1]  Vice President of Sales and Marketing, that vision is coming to life. 


SEKISUI SPI is a global thermoplastics leader that is changing manufacturing for the 21st century by challenging how to think, design, and create as a master supplier. Fueled by a team of over 300 dedicated professionals, SEKISUI SPI serves customers in 34 countries across a diverse spectrum of major industries including aviation, transportation, medical, agriculture and heavy equipment, and industrial equipment housings. With the collective power of KYDEX® and ALLEN® Thermoplastics product brands, we provide a unique understanding that is built on deeper perspectives resulting in better solutions for all. SEKISUI SPI is part of SEKISUI Chemical Company, an $11 billion global leader in plastics and chemicals. Visit for more information.