• kraton names new : Kevin M. Fogarty

    || kraton names new chief executive and coo Kraton Polymers LLC has appointed Kevin M. Fogarty president and chief executive officer. Additionally, David A. Bradley has been appointed chief operating officer. Fogarty has served as Kraton’s ex…

  • two new hires : Bart Lorenzo

    || two new hires from E.W. Kaufmann Bart Lorenzo joins E.W. Kaufmann Company as general manager. He comes to the company with 31 years experience in the paint industry. Lorenzo was previously employed by M.A. Bruder and Sons, Inc. in Philadelp…

  • Michelman appoints : Alan Blake

    || Michelman appoints Blake CFO, VP of finance Michelman has named Alan Blake CFO and vice president, finance. Blake will assume responsibility for all aspects of the finance and IT departments. In his new position, Blake will lead the retoolin…

  • Sun Chemical names : Rudi Lenz

    || Sun Chemical names Lenz CEO and president Sun Chemical has appointed Rudi Lenz chief executive officer and president. Lenz assumes leadership of Sun Chemical after serving as senior vice president and chief financial officer and Sun Chemical Boar…

  • Archway sales names : Cris Watson

    || Archway sales names regional sales manager Cris Watson has been promoted to regional sales manager for the southern region. Watson replaces Bill Gleason, who is retiring after 31 years with the company.…

  • Q-Lab adds U.S./Canada : Justin Kowallek

    || Q-Lab adds U.S./Canada sales representative Justin Kowallek has joined Q-Lab Corporation’s sales and marketing staff as a sales representative serving the U.S. and Canadian markets. He is based at the company’s headquarters in C…

  • PPG names director of market development: Roger Sieja

    || PPG coil and extrusion coatings has named Roger Sieja director of market development for coil coatings. In his new position, Sieja will be responsible for directing PPG’s marketing efforts in the coil coating industry and for providing strategi…

  • aakash chemicals names: Miguel Santamaria

    || aakash chemicals names new business manager Aakash Chemicals and Dye-Stuffs, Inc. has named Miguel Santamaria international business manager. Most recently, Santa-maria served as vice president, Americas, for CPS Color. He has extensive commercial…

  • Sartomer names oppenstein: Adam Oppenstein

    || Sartomer names oppenstein senior technical sales rep Sartomer Company has named Adam Oppenstein senior technical sales representative for the U.S. western region. In this position, he will be responsible for sales and technical support for all Sar…

  • SEI Chemical names

    || SEI Chemical has appointed Maurice A.S. Stephenson chief chemist. In this newly created position Stephenson will be responsible for expanding and enhancing SEI’s anti-graffiti and anti-mold product lines.…

  • Rohm and Haas elects Lovely VP

    || Rohm and Haas Company has appointed Richard R. Lovely vice president, corporate director of human resources. In his new position, Lovely will lead the company’s human resources function and guide the company’s workforce strategies. In add…

  • ISP promotes dal farra to vp

    || International Specialty Products (ISP) has promoted Claude Dal Farra to vice president, research and development. In his new role, Dal Farra is responsible for the global research and development initiatives of the company’s performance…

  • Sun CHemical Appoints

    || Sun Chemical has named Susan Guerin senior vice president and chief financial officer. In this role, Geurin will provide both operational and strategic support to Sun Chemical’s global leadership team. Guerin comes to Sun with more than 2…

  • ISP appoints Edris director of marketing: Scott Edris

    || International Specialty Products (ISP) has appointed Scott Edris, director, global marketing– performance chemicals. In this position, Edris will be responsible for building marketing plans leading to sustainable competitive advantag…

  • OPERA PAINTS NAMES RADON: Phillippa Radon

    || Philippa Radon has been appointed vice president and chief colorist of Opera Paint Company. Radon is an internationally known designer and color consultant who has designed and directed exterior and interior coloring of office building, c…