• PPG MAKES CHANGES: Garry A. Goudy

    PPG MAKES CHANGES IN AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET UNIT Garry A. Goudy has been appointed vice president of PPG Industries’ automotive aftermarket comprising automotive refinish coatings, automotive replacement glass and insurance and services.…

  • APPOINTS THREE MANAGERS: Kevin Docherty

    APPOINTS THREE MANAGERS FOR EUROPEAN REGION DuPont Refinish has appointed Kevin Docherty brand manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Docherty replaces Carl Festré, who will become business manager for Benelux. Docherty will concen…

  • DEGUSSA APPOINTS: George Rightmeyer

    DEGUSSA APPOINTS VP SALES FOR BUILDING BLOCKS UNIT Degussa Corp. has appointed George Rightmeyer vice president of sales for its building blocks business unit. In this position, Rightmeyer is responsible for U.S. sales, customer service, c…

  • ROHM AND HAAS NAMES: Stephen J. Robinson

    ROHM AND HAAS NAMES ROBINSON DIRECTOR ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS Stephen J. Robinson, a vice president at Rohm and Haas Company, has been named business unit director for the company’s architectural and functional coatings group. Robinson su…

  • ANDRE TAKES NEW ROLE AT: Sher Andre

    ANDRE TAKES NEW ROLE AT ECKART AMERICA L.P. Sher Andre has moved into an expanded role as supply chain manger at Eckart America L.P. In her new role, Andre will be responsible for directing the customer service department, import coordinati…

  • BENJAMIN MOORE NAMES NEW: Doty Horn

    BENJAMIN MOORE NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF COLOR DESIGN Benjamin Moore has appointed Doty Horn as its new director of color and design. Horn joins the company from J. Josephson Inc., a New Jersey-based manufacturer and distributor of contact wall co…

  • PLASTICOLORS HIRES BUYER: William Hanselman

    PLASTICOLORS HIRES BUYER AND TECHNICAL SERVICE REPS Plasticolors has hired William Hanselman as a new buyer. With more than a decade of purchasing experience, Hanselman will be responsible for planning, organizing and controlling the procurem…

  • LIENERT NAMED PRESIDENT: James M. Lienert

    LIENERT NAMED PRESIDENT OF OCCIDENTAL OF CHEMICAL Occidental Petroleum Corp., has appointed James M. Lienert president of the company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Occidental Chemical Corp. Lienert has also been elected vice president of Oc…

  • MCSWAIN NAMED: Tom McSwain

    MCSWAIN NAMED PRESIDENT OF ATSSA Tom McSwain, president of Innovative Performance Systems, has been named president of the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA), an international roadway safety association headquartered in Fred…

  • CALIFORNIA PAINTS APPOINTS: Paul Hopco

    CALIFORNIA PAINTS APPOINTS DISTRICT SALES MANAGER California Paints has appointed Paul Hopco district sales manager. Hopco will cover the Connecticut and New York territory, managing independent dealer business activity in this area.…

  • E.T. HORN NAMES TAUBLE: Brian Tauble

    E.T. HORN NAMES TAUBLE SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER Brian Tauble has joined E.T. Horn as a senior account manager within the company’s advanced materials group. In this position, he will contribute to the group’s sales activities through…

  • LABSPHERE APPOINTS MILLER: Rick Miller

    LABSPHERE APPOINTS MILLER EASTERN SALES MANAGER Labsphere has appointed Rick Miller sales manager for the eastern U.S. Working in Labsphere’s New Hampshire office, Miller will manage the company’s complete line of light measurement…

  • Eastman Rodger's Joins Board of Directors At Lord Corp.: James P. Rodgers

    EASTMAN’S RODGERS JOINS BOARD OF DIRECTORS AT LORD CORP. James P. Rodgers, executive vice president of Eastman Chemical Co. and president of Eastman Division, has joined the board of directors for Lord Corporation. CW…

  • Rust-Oleum promotes Horan, Vorhees, Reed: Tom Reed

    Rust-Oleum Corp. has promoted several senior level staffers to new posts. Tom Reed has been named executive vice president, R u s t - O l e u m Group. Over the last several years, Reed’s leadership in Rust-Oleum’s total U.S.…

  • PRESIDENT OF DYNEON LLC

    PRESIDENT OF DYNEON LLC 3M has appointed William Myers president of Dyneon LLC. Myers comes to Dyneon from his most recent assignment as business director of 3M’s Performance Materials European business unit. He has more than 23 years of…