• Akzo nobel makes changes in

    || After three years managing Akzo Nobel’s media relations, Marc Michelsen has been appointed head of sustainability communications. Tim van der Zanden will become the new head of media relations, reporting to John McLaren, Akzo Nobel’s dire…


  • Fusion Uv hires upper

    || Fusion UV Systems has appointed Bill Tongen key account manager for the upper Midwest region. He will be located in the St. Paul, MN area and will report to Kevin Joesel, director industrial coatings market.…

  • MetalFX Names walker

    || MetalFX Technology, a Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corp. subsidiary, has named Jim Walker business manager. Prior to joining MetalFX, Walker held management positions with Kodak and DuPont.…

  • PPG industrial coatings promotes: Howard Wright

    || PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has promoted Howard Wright to general manager, global coil and extrusion products and John Shaffer to business director, COEX Americas. Wright will manage the company’ global COEX busin…

  • Chemark Consulting group: Garrett Shawhan

    || Chemark Consulting group Expands into Asia/PAcific Region Chemark Consulting Group has expanded its services into the Asia/Pacific region through the addition of Garrett Shawhan as its global strategy development and execution specialist. Sha…

  • Dow Corning Names : Jennifer Kempf

    || Dow Corning Names Kempf Account manager Dow Corning has named Jennifer Kempf construction OEM account manager. In her new position, Kempf will serve as the account representative for all day-to-day selling activities and account manage…

  • Tronox makes : Robert Gibney

    || Tronox makes organizational changes Robert Gibney, who is currently vice president of corporate affairs, Tronox Inc., is assuming responsibility for human resources as he continues to lead the company’s investor relations and communications…

  • Brookfield engineering : Vincent Herbert

    || Brookfield engineering appoints two sales engineers Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has appointed Vincent Herbert senior sales engineer. Herbert has more than 25 years experience in product testing, marketing, technical support and sales. In…

  • Blackmer appoints district : Hiro S. Chandwani

    || Blackmer appoints district manager for South Asia Blackmer has appointed Hiro S. Chandwani district manager, South Asia region including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, the Maldives and Sri Lanka. Chandwani’s responsibilities wi…

  • Kaman Industrial names: Thomas Weihsmann

    || Kaman Industrial names VP, regional manager Kaman Industrial Technologies has promoted Thomas Weihsmann to vice president, regional manager. In his new position, he will assume full management responsibility over Kaman’s Southeast region.…

  • Alberdingk Boley appoints new pres Paul Bleisteiner

    || Alberdingk Boley has appointed Paul Bleisteiner president of Alberdingk Boley Inc. (ABI), the U.S. division of the global resin suppliers. In this position, Blei-steiner will be responsible for further market penetration of ABI into the North A…

  • Shamrock names Baillie: Richard Baillie

    || Shamrock names Baillie Vice president marketing Shamrock Technologies has appointed Richard Baillie to the newly created position of vice president of marketing. In his new role, Baillie will primarily focus on supporting growth initiatives which…

  • Henkel names ritchie : Steve Ritchie

    || Henkel names ritchie marketing director n. america Henkel has appointed Steve Ritchie marketing director of its North American automotive division. In his new roles, Ritchie will lead the marketing team in providing strategic and operationa…

  • Atlas material testing : Rick Weiler

    || Atlas material testing names president and ceo Atlas Material Testing Technology has named Rick Weiler president and chief executive officer. Weiler joins Atlas from PerkinElmer Optoelectronics where he was vice president, general manager of speci…