• Dunleary: Linda Collins

    || Dunleary: The company announced the addition of Linda Collins to its sales team. Ms. Collins will serve as area manager for Georgia, eastern Tennessee and southern South Carolina.…

  • Clariant International: Rolf W. Schweizer

    || Clariant International Ltd: The company announced that Rolf W. Schweizer is to step down as chairman of the board of directors at the company’s annual general meeting in 2002. On his recommendation, the board of directors elected Robert R…

  • EASTMAN CHEMICAL

    ||  Eastman Chemical Company: The company announced the election by its board of directors of J. Brian Ferguson as chairman and CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2002. Mr. Ferguson, 47, is currently president of Eastman’s chemicals group. He began hi…

  • Altex Coatings Limited

    || Altex Coatings Limited: The company has appointed financial controller Steve Joseph to the newly created position of general manager. Mr. Joseph, who has headed the company’s financial management team since he joined Altex nearly 14 years…

  • Silberline Manufacturing Co., Inc

    || Silberline Manufacturing Co., Inc: This supplier of effect pigments has announced that Phillip Schweitzer has joined the firm as a technical service representative for coatings…

  • Eckart America L.P.

    || Eckart America L.P.: The company has hired Norbert John Hobrath as director, marketing communications and services, a newly created position. Mr. Hobrath will be responsible for developing Eckart America’s marketing communications program…

  • FRANK C. SULLIVAN: RPM

    ||  RPM, Inc.: The company announced that president Frank C. Sullivan has been elected to the additional post of chief operating officer. Mr. Sullivan joined RPM in 1987, and has been president of the specialty coatings manufacturer since 1999.…

  • Chemcentral:LaBahn

    || Chemcentral: The company has announced the appointment of John G. LaBahn to the firm’s newly created position of vice president, chief financial officer. Mr. LaBahn’s background includes experience in information technology, finance…

  • Cytec Industries: James R. Stanley

    || Cytec Industries, Inc.: James R. Stanley was elected to Cytec’s board of directors. Mr. Stanley is president and chief executive officer of Howmet International, a leader in the marketing and manufacturing of titanium and superalloy turbi…

  • Rohm and Haas

    ||  Rohm and Haas: The company named Mike Hamilton general manager of its coatings business in Europe. Mr. Hamilton has more than 10 years in the coatings industry, having previously served as European sales manager for coatings at Rohm and Haas.…

  • Atlas Electric Devices Company: Larry W. Masters

    ||  Atlas Electric Devices Company: This producer of electronic testing equipment, announced the appointment of Larry W. Masters to the position of president and chief executive officer. In his new position, Mr. Masters will oversee Chicago-based…

  • FEICA Names Picker, Degussa Picks Pfeiffer

    || Henkel Group: Arnd Picker, head of corporate development, adhesives, with the Henkel Group, Dusseldorf, Germany, has taken over the presidency of the Association of European Adhesives Manufacturers (FEICA). In addition, Mr. Picker has been president…

  • Degussa Corporation: Bernd Pfeiffer

    || Degussa Corporation: The company announced that Bernd Pfeiffer has been named vice president and general manager of the advanced fillers and pigments business unit. Mr. Pfeiffer is responsible for production and sales of carbon black, precipitated si…

  • ChemConnect: Eric T. Paulsen

    || ChemConnect: The company has announced the appointment of Eric T. Paulsen to the new position of vice president of trading services. Mr. Paulsen will work closely with industry leaders to develop the tools and services that will spur the growth of fo…

  • S.P. Morell and Company: Dennis Erickson

    || S.P. Morell and Company: The company announced the addition of Dennis Erickson as marketing/technical support representative. Mr. Erickson’s responsibilities include assisting in the area of new business development.…