Hybrid Plastics Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Joe Lichtenhan is Co-founder of Hybrid Plastics™ and serves as President, and
Chief Executive Officer. Hybrid Plastics operates a chemistry and sales support
facility in Fountain Valley, CA while polymer support and development, bulk
production, and corporate headquarters are located in Hattiesburg, MS.
Dr. Lichtenhan is a pioneer and world authority in the field of
Nanostructured® Chemicals. His insights into their applications launched
the company and its four lines of POSS® nanobuilding block products. Prior
to starting Hybrid Plastics, he served for seven years as a Technical and
Business Area Director for the Polymeric Component Applications Program at the
Air Force Research Laboratory.
He received his BS from Kansas State University and a Ph.D. from the University
of California at Irvine. His entrepreneurial activities started at the age
twelve and he has actively participated in a number of sole-proprietorships.
He currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Advanced Technology Program at
the Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology.
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