• Evonik makes management change: Martin Welp

    Evonik makes management change Martin Welp has been named head of Evonik’s polyesters and adhesive resins product line. Welp joined Evonik in 1999. After working in various areas of the group, he became managing director with operational respo…

  • NETZSCH Promotes John Hill to Advisory Role: John Hill

    NETZSCH Promotes John Hill to Advisory Role NETZSCH Fine Particle Technology LLC has appointed John Hill as application and process advisor. In his new position, Hill will work closely with customers in a variety of industries to solve their most di…

  • Reynolds Industries names hopcus sales manager: Nelson Hopcus

    Reynolds Industries names hopcus sales manager Reynolds Industries, a manufacturer of industrial mixing and processing equipment, has appointed Nelson Hopcus…

  • Eliokem appoints Carabin CEO: Philippe Carabin

    Philippe Carabin has been named chief executive officer of Eliokem Inter-national. He replaces Jacques Collonge, who has been CEO of Eliokem since the creation of the company in December 2001. Collonge will retire after 35 years of service to the com…

  • International Paint hires : Chad Milbrandt

    International Paint hires canada Account executive International Paint has hired Chad Milbrandt to serve as the company’s protective coatings account executive throughout the Saskatchewan Province of Canada. Prior to joining Inter-national P…

  • PPG appoints kahle chief: Charles F. Kahle

    PPG appoints kahle chief technology officer PPG Industries has announced that Charles F. Kahle vice president, coatings research and development, is taking on additional responsibility as chief technology officer for PPG. Kahle will report to…

  • Eastman Chemical: James P. Rogers

    Eastman Chemical appoints rogers CEO Eastman Chemical Company’s board of directors has appointed James P. Rogers president and chief executive officer, effective May 2009. The board also appointed Rogers director, effective immediately. Roger…

  • Huntsman appoints new : Simon Turner

    Huntsman appoints new president for pigments Huntsman Corp. has appointed Simon Turner president of its pigments division. Turner most recently served as senior vice president of the pigments division and, previously, as vice president of global…

  • Basf names heinz to head : Michael Heinz

    Basf names heinz to head global team to Integrate Ciba Michael Heinz, the current head of BASF’s crop protection division, has been appointed head of the global Ciba integration team as of February 1, 2009. Heinz will be succeeded by Markus…

  • Management change at Relius: Martin Wulle

    Martin Wulle became the new managing director of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG, with headquarters in Oldenburg, Germany and head of BASF’s architectural coatings for Europe. Prior to this, Wulle was head of BASF Coatings Services GmbH Germa…

  • Jarvinen appointed : Erkki Jarvinen

    Järvinen appointed president and CEO Tikkurila oy Erkki Järvinen has been appointed president and CEO of Tikkurila Oy. He previously worked as president and CEO of Rautakirja Corp. Simo Laitala has been appointed regional director for Tikk…

  • Heucotech promotes : Robert Poemer

    Heucotech promotes poemer to business manager Heucotech Ltd., a Heubach company, has promoted Robert Poemer to business manager. In his new role Poemer will be responsible for the marketing strategy of Heubach’s pigments and preparations in…

  • evonik inorganic materials: John Luppino

    evonik inorganic materials names luppino vice president Evonik Industries has appointed John Luppino, vice president, key account management–specialty inorganics, for the company’s North American inorganic materials business unit…

  • ISP appoints le Pagne : David Le Pagne

    ISP appoints le Pagne senior sales engineer David Le Pagne has joined International Specialty Products’ (ISP) North America performance chemicals and biocides sales team as senior sales engineer for the West Coast region of the…

  • Eliokem appoints director: John Malloy

    Eliokem appoints director for north American operations Eliokem has appointed John Malloy director, Eliokem, Inc. Malloy was previously the director of finance and administration for Eliokem and will retain those duties along with the new d…