Paints & Solvents: Two former Valspar
employees, Brian Gagne and Marty
Stinson, have joined the company. Mr.
Gagne will be working on quality control,
new product testing and product
reviews. Mr. Stinson will serve as a
customer service representative.
In addition, Fred Rogers, formerly
with Egyptian Lacquer Manufacturing
Co., has been hired as controller and
Joe Todd will manage dealer/distributor
The introduction of Point-of-Sale Tinting systems in the 1950s changed forever the way that decorative paints are sold. Prior to World War II and during the immediate post-war period, paints were supplied in a limited range of colors and retailers ha…