When CALIDA produced a Christmas-focused collection of velour, they used Eastman Naia™ cellulosic yarn because of its environmentally friendly manufacturing process, resource-efficient methods, and inherent attributes.
Whenever you bring together a mass of people who share common attributes — enthusiasm, creativity, sheer intellect, and a desire to apply innovative ideas to solve world problems and meet unmet customer needs — you create an environment where no problem is too complex to solve.
Shelley Porter is director of innovation excellence at Eastman and is at the forefront of innovative initiatives at the corporate level. We sat down with Shelley to get the scoop on what she does and who she is—in and out of Eastman.
In June, more than 800 students representing 70 teams from 18 countries gathered In Kingsport, Tennessee, as the Eastman Foundation, in partnership with STREAMWORKS, hosted the 18th annual Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) International ROV Competition.