The Coatings Research Group, Inc., (CGRI) the international association of 32 paint manufacturers located across 12 countries, has announced that Richard Scott will succeed Jackie Savoca as the organization’s sixth executive director effective.
Scott has more than 25 years of experience in the paint industry. He has held multiple positions in R&D, quality and sales for Sherwin-Williams, Cook Paint and BYK. Most recently Scott was the North American business line manager – paint and coatings for the Instruments Division of BYK Additives & Instruments. Prior to that he was the global director of key accounts.