PPG Industries has named Patrick J. Kenny to the newly created position of general manager, corporate marketing and construction markets. Kenny has been manager of PPG’s construction market team since 2003, and now assumes the additional responsibility of leading PPG’s corporate marketing initiatives. He will continue to report to Dick Beuke, vice president, growth initiatives.
Kenny joined the company in 1980 in marketing and progressed through various project management, sales and sales management positions in PPG’s performance glazings business.
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