Dr. Bailey brings 26 years of experience in technology and market development, R&D, Engineering, Intellectual Property Management, and M&A for Reilly Industries, an Indiana-based chemical manufacturing firm. His years at Reilly represented a continuing path of advancement, which began in 1974 when he started as a chemist, and continued through a progression of promotions. Dr. Bailey’s roles at Reilly included organizing its Department of Commercial Development, serving as VP of Corporate and Market Development, and finally heading up the Technology and Corporate Development groups. As a Ph.D. chemist, Dr. Bailey also brought to Trexco considerable experience with PCMs and has been involved in Founder Robert Longardner’s Proof of Concept work at Reilly Industries. Dr. Bailey received a BSc in Chemistry at the University of Montevallo and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry at the University of Alabama.