Gelest, Inc. is pleased to announce a number of new appointments and promotions it has recently made to drive and support its successful growth as a manufacturer and supplier of silane, silicone and metal-organic compounds to the global marketplace.
Greg Hertenberger has joined Gelest as Product Manager Silanes and Metal-Organics. His responsibilities include development of new business for Gelest’s wide range of functional and non-functional alkyl silane compounds and for the company’s greatly expanded range of metal-organic compounds for materials, polymers and synthesis. Hertenberger brings more than 30 years of experience in additives for coatings and construction products, including silanes and biocides, which he gained from serving in key technical, commercial and management positions with Petrarch Systems, Huls America, Degussa, International Specialty Products, and Ashland Specialty Ingredients. In addition, Hertenberger earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from Ursinus College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Rider University.