Please join me in welcoming Rick Bruno to the Microporous team!

Rick Bruno – Vice President, Sales & Marketing


Today, we welcome Rick Bruno to the Microporous team as our Vice President Sales & Marketing. Rick will report to John Reeves, and will begin work on May 1, 2022.

Rick comes to us with over 30 years of diverse experience in general management and business development within global, and multi-plant settings, including publicly traded corporations and private start-ups. He has successfully demonstrated a consistent record of profit improvements by driving top line growth. Rick has managed commercial teams (sales, marketing, and product development) across global regions, focusing efforts on new initiatives that have accelerated growth. For the past 8 years, Rick has served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Tuffaloy Products in Greer, South Carolina. Earlier in his career Rick worked in the non-wovens industry with both Hollingsworth & Vose and Fiberweb.

Rick holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from Babson College and an M.B.A. from Georgetown University, Washington DC.

50 Year Anniversary

Piney Flats, TN. October 18, 2021- Microporous team celebrated our 50th year of operation in Northeast Tennessee. The Piney Flats facility began operation in 1971, and the products manufactured at that time were bowling balls, Ace-Sil separators, and battery cases. Several retirees were able to join us and shared many colorful stories from the past. A wonderful time was had by all!!