• ChemQuest Group: Michael L. Gregus

    ChemQuest Group: Michael L. Gregus has joined this management consulting firm as director. Mr. Gregus has 18 years experience in adhesives, packaging, paint and coatings serving at companies such as McWhorter Technologies, Ciba Specialty Chemicals, U…

  • NCCA: Gerard M. Dombeck

    l NCCA: The National Coil Coaters Association (NCCA) has announced the election of four new members to its board of directors for unspecified terms. Gerard M. Dombeck of Precoat Metals, St. Louis, MO, has been named president. Al Dunlop of The Valspa…

  • Deeks & Company: Richard L.Dolan

    l Deeks & Company: Richard L. Dolan has been promoted to director of sales and marketing. Prior to joining the company in December 2000, Mr. Dolan spent 18 years with Akzo Nobel’s coatings refinish division.…

  • Dock Resins: Flona N. Thai

    l Dock Resins: Fiona N. Thai has been appointed technical sales representative to the company’s sales and marketing department. In her new position, Ms. Thai will be responsible for coordinating sales and marketing campaigns, tracking key pro…

  • Chemocentral: David MCMillin

    l Chemcentral: David McMillin has been appointed general manager of the company’s San Antonio, TX branch. Mr. McMillin joined the company in 1988 and served most recently as sales manager of the company’s Greensboro, NC branch. His new re…

  • ETAD: Robert Walsh

    ETAD: Robert Walsh, vice president and general manager of pigments international within Sun’s Colors Group, has been named president of the Ecological and Toxicological Association of Dyers and Organic Pigment Manufacturers (ETAD). He is the fi…

  • Adwest Technologies: The Anaheim

    l Adwest Technologies: The Anaheim, CA-based provider of oxidizer systems for hydrocarbon, VOC and odor control has added Richard G. Whitford to its technical management team. Mr. Whitford has 33 years of experience in the design, engineering, sale…

  • Ashland Distribution Company

    l Ashland Distribution Company: The Industrial Chemicals and Solvents (IC&S) division has named Randy Jones business manager of its southwest U.S. region. Mr. Jones will be based in Houston, TX and will be responsible for the division’s cor…

  • Solutia: Frank Jakse

    Solutia: The resin and additives Americas business unit has named Frank Jakse market development specialist for the additives and specialty products line. Most recently, he was responsible for Solutia’s new product and process development…

  • Ashland’s Dale MacDonald nominated to the
American Coatings Association board of directors

  • Trust Chem names Falko Orlowski executive VP of marketing and sales in the U.S.

    Trust Chem names Falko Orlowski executive VP of marketing and sales in the U.S.

    Trust Chem Co. Ltd. (P.R. China) announced the hiring of Falko Orlowski as executive vice president marketing and sales U.S., starting October 1, 2012. Mr. Orlowski has 20 years of experience in the organic pigment and dispersion industry. He has wor…

  • Dhanja and Trembly join Canadian Paint and Coating Association’s board of directors

    The Canadian Paint and Coatings Association approved its board of directors for 2012-2013 at its recent Conference and Annual General Meeting in Vancouver. “The Board continues to move forward with a strong and fully engaged Board of Directors…

  • Arkema Coating Resins Names Business Director

    Arkema Coating Resins Names Business Director

    Eric J. Kaiser has been named Americas Business Director for Arkema Coating Resins, a business unit of Arkema Inc. The announcement was made by Richard D. Jenkins, Global Group President for Arkema Coating Resins, and is effective immediately. As Bu…