Steven Cortazzo was named vice-president of sales for Keim Mineral Coatings of America, Inc. His responsibilities include corporate branding and business development in the New York metro region including New York City and New Jersey.
Cortazzo is a veteran of the building industry with more than 35 years of experience in building restoration in New York on some of the most high profile structures in the city, including two decades with Kemper System America as managing director.
Keim’s low-to-no VOC coatings use waterglass (potassium silicate) as a binder, and inorganic mineral pigments give the coating its desirable mineral matte appearance and long life cycle.
The architectural coatings industry has undergone great change over the last ten years. Today’s coatings have a much different raw material base, a different environmental profile and different properties. These changes have been br…