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Susan Wade

VP, Marketing & Communications

Susan Wade leads all of the Vinyl Institute’s marketing and communications efforts, and designs and implements strategies and tactics that enhance the public reputation of the vinyl resins industry. She as more than 20 years’ experience the corporate, agency and non-profit sectors developing and implementing award winning marketing and public relations campaigns for Fortune 500 companies and trade and member associations.


Contact Information:

Susan Wade VP, Marketing & Communications

(202) 765-2296

GA VDOT Official Confirming PVC was not the material
Susan Wade Mar 2017

PVCPA and VI Statement Regarding the I-85 Bridge Collapse in Atlanta

The PVC Pipe Association (PVCPA) and Vinyl Institute (VI) are committed to making sure the facts surrounding the cause of the I-85 bridge collapse in Atlanta, GA prevail. Fortunately, there were no injuries and we are thankful that the responders to the scene kept themselves and the citizens of Atlanta safe. There are many questions that have yet to be answered. But here is what we do know:

Susan Wade Feb 2017

State of Manufacturing Tour May Be Coming to a City Near You

The National Association of Manufacturers kicked off its 2017 State of Manufacturing Tour, showcasing what modern manufacturing is all about.

From left to right, Rich Krock, Susan Wade, David Dunston and Dick Doyle
Susan Wade Jan 2017

David Dunston Graduates from the Leadership Center for Excellence’s Young Professionals Program

We’d like to congratulate our VI colleague, David Dunston, on successfully completing the Leaders

VI Executive Committee and Dr. and Mrs. Starns
Susan Wade Sep 2016

World's Leading Academic Expert in Vinyl Chemistry Recognized for Outstanding Service to the Industry

The Vinyl Institute honored Dr. William H. Starnes, first academic to receive this award, with the Roy T. Gottesman Leadership Award at the vinyl industry annual meeting last week in Washington DC.

Susan Wade Sep 2016

Top Companies Recognized for Safety and Environmental Excellence Awards

The Vinyl Institute announced the award recipients of its annual safety and environmental awards, which are given to companies in the vinyl industry for improving worker safety and protecting the environment at plant sites throughout the United States and Canada.