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Octavio Diaz Named New ALPOLIC Director of Sales

October 13, 2023

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) Oct. 13 – Mitsubishi Chemical America’s (MCA) ALPOLIC Division, a leader in metal composite material (MCM) manufacturing, is pleased to announce it has named Octavio Diaz as its new director of sales.

Previously the senior manager of corporate identity sales, Tavo, as he is also known, has been a well-respected member of the ALPOLIC sales team since 2002 when he was hired as an inside sales representative. Since then, he’s held several sales positions within the division’s architectural, retail, and commercial market segments across the Americas and is known by many in the industry outside our borders from overseeing international sales.

“ALPOLIC has been my home for many, many years, and I’m honored to be given this opportunity,” said Diaz. “Building relationships has always been a priority to me and that will be even more prevalent in my new role. ALPOLIC is held to high standards, our customers expect only the best of us. I look forward to continuing to be a resource for them.”

MCA ALPOLIC Division General Manager, Paul Olson, reiterates this. “Octavio has been integral in ALPOLIC’s success over the past two decades. He knows our industry, our business, our products, and most importantly, our customers. I am excited for him take the lead in our sales program and look forward to seeing how he transforms our organization.”

Diaz holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Dowling College, NY and is an avid baseball fan, having played at a high level in college and beyond prior to starting his sales career. “Playing sports teaches you a lot about teamwork, especially the concept that when you win, you do so as a team,” said Diaz. “Each person is valuable, and I am part of a fantastic team.”

About Mitsubishi Chemical America – ALPOLIC Division

ALPOLIC® Metal Composite Materials (MCM) have been manufactured since 1991 at Mitsubishi Chemical America’s Chesapeake, VA location. Part of the Mitsubishi Chemical Group’s vast array of products and services, ALPOLIC® MCM is among the most versatile and useful architectural materials available, and our manufacturing, distribution and support capabilities extend worldwide. ALPOLIC® offers the rigidity of heavy-gauge architectural metals in a lightweight composite material, with a standard polyethylene or fire-resistant core available in an unmatched selection of colors and finishes. For more information about ALPOLIC®, visit or call 800-422-7270.