Polyvision Promotes Van de Broek To VP Of Global Operations
Wout Van de Broek
Polyvision Corporation, a global leader in the innovation and manufacture of CeramicSteel collaborative writing products and architectural panels for interior and exterior cladding, has announced the promotion of Wout Van de Broek to Vice President of
In his new role, Van de Broek will continue to lead Polyvision’s Belgian operations and will also assume responsibility for the company’s U.S. operations in Okmulgee, Oklahoma and New Philadelphia, Ohio.
Van de Broek most recently served as Director of Business Operations for Polyvision, where he was responsible for the company’s business operations and global innovation, including research and development, product management, and global product
strategy and development. Prior to that, he held multiple roles at Polyvision in project management and supply chain management.
A holder of several active national and international patents, Van de Broek is highly experienced in product development and implementation in a production environment, including product and process optimization.
“Wout brings a wealth of expertise to his expanded role,” said Kevin McCoy, CEO of Polyvision Corporation. “His extensive experience, including more than 15 years at Polyvision leading Operations, Global Innovation, Quality and Global
Supply Chain, will help to drive efficiencies across our entire organization. His deep technical knowledge of porcelain enameling and ceramic coatings brings a unique and highly valuable perspective to our operations team.”
Polyvision’s organization-wide initiative to broaden the reach of CeramicSteel products across multiple verticals and audiences throughout the Americas, APAC and EMEA – launched by McCoy earlier in 2022 – is supported by Van de Broek’s
new global focus on innovation and operations.
“I am eager to start this next step of my journey with Polyvision,” said Van de Broek. “The direction we are taking the organization is an exciting one, and I am pleased to take on a global role in this important mission.”
Van de Broek earned a Bachelor of Applied Science degree along with a Master of Science degree with a specialization in Biochemistry from the University of Hasselt in Belgium. He has participated in numerous research projects with global companies and
research institutions, and is a presenter on innovation at global and regional industry conferences.
About Polyvision Corporation
Polyvision is a maker of durable and sustainable CeramicSteel surfaces used for everything from chalkboards and whiteboards to architectural claddings in public transit stations, tunnels, hotels and hospitals. To learn more, visit polyvision.com.