Local Company President to Address Major Industry Meeting & Exposition

Local Company President to Address Major Industry Meeting & Exposition


The Ronald T. Dodge Company announced today that Founder and President, Ronald J. Versic will attend and speak at the upcoming Introduction to Controlled Release Society’s 45th Annual meeting and Exposition to be held in New York City, NY, July 22-24, 2018

The science and technology of controlled release have developed and grown since the society’s founding in 1978. The mission of the Controlled Release Society (CRS) covers all aspects of delivery science and technology including increasing the biological, physiological, preclinical, clinical and developmental aspects in addition to maintaining a core focus in the physical science-based aspects such as formulation, processing, synthetic chemistry and characterization. The CRS field draws on the expertise of many disciplines including chemistry, chemical engineering, pharmaceuticals, physics, material science and the biological sciences-biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology, physiology, cell biology and medicine. Today delivery science and technology is developing into a key multi-disciplinary field with diverse applications and practitioners around the world.

The Ronald T. Dodge Company is a leader in the design and manufacturing of microcapsules. They are committed to customer service, innovation, quality and teamwork in order to be the trusted partner to the markets they serve. They deliver microencapsulated products for multiple industry applications. With the specialty of controlled release, scented marketing, scented inks and fragrances for consumer package goods and the printing industry, they also have a long history in other industrial applications in encapsulating for the home care, laundry, automotive and adhesives markets is very strong.

Ronald J. Versic, Ph.D. is Founder and President of the Ronald T. Dodge Company in Dayton, Ohio. Ron is recognized as a leading worldwide authority in the area of controlled release including macroencapsulation, microencapsulation and small particle formation. The principal applications are in consumer products, packaging and other industrial uses. His contributions in the field of controlled release have garnered many awards for innovation and commitment to giving back to the community.

He holds numerous patents in the areas of pharmaceuticals and microencapsulation. He received his Masters Degree in Physics from The Johns Hopkins University and his Doctorate in Materials Engineering from The Ohio State University. Dr. Versic is a member of the American Chemical Society and the American Institute of Physics. He has received the Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement from The Affiliate Societies Council of the Engineering Science Foundation. He has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Division of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery Systems at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He has taught encapsulation and controlled release as part of the continuing education program for the Society of Cosmetic Chemists.  Ron continues to serve as a keynote speaker worldwide at many conventions and expos such as the Microencapsulation Industrial Convention and the Controlled Release Society.

For more information please contact The R T Dodge Company at 937-439-4497