• Michael Munsch Joins Englert As Tolling Sales Manager

    || Michael Munsch has joined Englert, Inc., a leading supplier of coated coil products to the building products industry, as Tolling Sales Manager. Munsch has nearly 30 years of sales experience in the coil coating industry with coil coaters including…

  • PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

    PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

    || PPG Industries has named Deron Patterson international sales manager, flat glass international. A 14-year sales veteran in the U.S. glass industry, Patterson has been handling architectural accounts in Texas, Louisiana and Mexico for the past seven y…

  • Resinate Materials Group Adds Executive Vice President of R&D

    || Resinate Materials Group, Inc. has appointed Rick Tabor executive Vice President of R&D and technical development. He will report directly to  Brian Phillips, CEO.  In his new position Tabor will be responsible for driving strategic ini…

  • Hockmeyer Adds to Sales Team

    || Hockmeyer Equipment has hired Robert C. Brungard as senior vice president of sales and marketing.  He has more than 30 years of broad experience in general management, sales, financial and operations management.  In addition to this, he has…

  • Benjamin Moore Appoints Michael Searles as New CEO

    || Benjamin Moore & Co., a unit of Berkshire Hathaway, announced the appointment of Michael Searles as Chief Executive Officer. Searles brings forty years of retail leadership experience to Benjamin Moore. In his career, he has served as a leader at…

  • KODA Distribution Group Names New Chief Commercial Officer

    || KODA Distribution Group (KDG) has named Joel W. Jones as its new chief commercial officer. Jone's position will cover many critical duties at KODA Distribution Group, including managing and enhancing KDG’s key supplier relationships and wor…

  • Fortune International Technology Introduces Sales Executive

    || Ben Hoffman has joined Fortune International Technology as sales executive for the agency and distribution company. He will be responsible for sales activity in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Indiana as well as key accounts. A seasoned salesman with a…

  • APV Engineered Coatings Hires International Sales Director

    || APV Engineered Coatings has hired Lars Larsen as its new international sales director. Larsen most recently worked as an industry consultant and advisor in his role as president and owner of Know Polymers Inc. Prior to his consulting work he spent 31…

  • JNS Smithchem Appoints Regional Sales Manager

    || JNS Smithchem LLC,  has appointed Audrey Gigliotti   to the position of regional sales manager. She will be responsible for growing the company’s customer and supplier base in Connecticut, Western Massachusetts, Vermont and porti…

  • Superior Adds to Sales Team

    || Superior Materials, Inc. with headquarters in Garden City, NY, an established specialty chemical distributor/agent has added Michele Knox to its sales and marketing team.  Knox  has recently joined Superior Materials  in the role of Ne…

  • KH Neochem Americas Appoints Executive Vice President

    || KH Neochem Americas, Inc. has appointed Takeshi Matsui, executive vice president, responsible for the company’s North and South Americas’ sales and marketing efforts. Matsui replaces Toshi Fujima who will assume an international marketing…

  • SK Capital Announces New Archroma Leadership Team

    || SK Capital, a private investment firm with a disciplined focus on the specialty materials, chemicals and healthcare sectors, is expected to close the acquisition of the Textile Chemicals, Paper Specialties and Emulsions businesses from Clariant at th…

  • Freeman Technology Appoints Product Manager

    || Powder characterization specialist Freeman Technology has expanded its global team with the appointment of Patrick van Barneveld to the new role of product manager for Central Europe.  Operating from Almelo, The Netherlands, van Barneveld will e…

  • Concha Appointed to Board of Directors of Applied Minerals, Inc.

    || Applied Minerals, Inc., a leading global producer of halloysite clay and high-grade iron oxide, has appointed Mario Concha, former president of the Chemical Division of Georgia Pacific, Inc., to its Board of Directors. The appointment of Concha expan…

  • Thomas Hartmann appointed as Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH

    Thomas Hartmann appointed as Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH

    || The Supervisory Board of BASF Coatings GmbH has appointed Thomas Hartmann as Managing Director and Industrial Relations Director of BASF Coatings GmbH, effective September 1, 2013. He succeeds Eva Müller who will assume a new position within the…