• Archway sales hires : Bob Stearns

    Archway sales hires new sales representative Archway Sales has hired Bob Stearns as sales representative for the Ohio Valley region. Stearns has nine years experience in the chemical industry, most of which was spent with BASF Corp…

  • SMC Appoints new : Matt Van Tiem

    SMC Appoints new Product manager Special Materials Company (SMC) has appointed Matt Van Tiem as product manager, paint and coatings/specialty products. In his new position, Van Tiem will be responsible for all SMC’s commercial activiti…

  • Cray Valley Names : Tom Poltz

    Cray Valley Names poltz plant manager Cray Valley named Tom Poltz plant manager of the company’s Beaumont, TX manufacturing facility. In his new position, Poltz will be responsible for all facility operations and safety. He will report…

  • Heucotech names : Robert Poemer

    Heucotech names 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 the NAFTA re…

  • Silberline makes : James E. Mason

    Silberline makes organizational changes Silberline Manufacturing Company has appointed James E. Mason vice president of operations. Prior to joining Silberline, Mason was employed at BASF. Hai-Hue Lin has been appointed global manager, special…

  • H.B. Fuller names Snyder: Barry S. Snyder

    H.B. Fuller names Snyder Chief technology officer H.B. Fuller Company has appointed Barry S. Snyder chief technology officer. Snyder comes to H.B. Fuller from Celanese Corp. where he served as global technology director for the emulsions/PVOH busi…

  • Ecology Coatings appoints: Robert G. Crockett

    Ecology Coatings appoints CEo, makes board changes Ecology Coatings Inc., a manufacturer of nanotechnology-enabled UV curable coatings, has appointed Robert G. Crockett chief technology officer. Crockett replaces Richard D. Stromback, who wi…

  • Stoppert named : James Stoppert

    Stoppert named president and CEO Segetis Segetis, Inc., a manufacturer of a variety of bio-based chemicals and plastics, has appointed James Stoppert president and CEO. Stoppert comes from Cargill where he led the industrial BioProducts business…

  • Arizona Chemical names: Cornelis Verhaar

    Arizona Chemical names new president and CEO Cornelis Verhaar has joined Arizona Chemical as president and CEO. He replaces, Gerald C. Marterer, who announced his retirement at the end of the year. Marterer will remain on the company’s board…

  • PPG Refinish makes two appoint: Randy Cremeans

    PPG Automotive Refinish has appointed two key marketing managers. Randy Cremeans has been appointed director of marketing, collision USCA and Mary Kimbro has been appointed director, global color. Cremeans will be responsible for leading the marketi…

  • International Paint hires: David Hood

    International Paint hires marketing analyst International Paint has hired David Hood to serve as marketing analyst for the company’s Houston, TX-based Protective Coatings division, North America. Before joining International Paint, Hood serv…

  • Tnemec Makes : Mark Thomas

    Tnemec Makes two appointments Tnemec Company has named Mark Thomas vice president of marketing. In his new position, Thomas will continue to manage Tnemec’s marketing department and remain actively engaged in its future success. Thomas has…

  • Empils appoints Nikitin

    Empils appoints Nikitin general manager Russian paint manufacturer, Empils has appointed Sergey Nitikin general manager. Nitikin has held a number of positions within the company. From January 2000 until April 2001 Nitikin served as chief of the p…

  • CraY Valley Promotes Dekiouk : Mohammed Dekiouk

    CraY Valley Promotes Dekiouk to manufacturing manager Cray Valley has promoted Mohammed Dekiouk to global manufacturing manager, hydrocarbon resins. In his new role Dekiouk is responsible for industrial projects, budgeting and monitoring productiv…

  • UGL Appoints: William Jenkins

    UGL appoints jenkins to lab team United Gilsonite Laboratories (UGL) has appointed William Jenkins to its laboratory team as research and development chemist/formulator. Jenkins will be responsible for developing new generation products. H…