Luzenac America, Inc.: This developer
of talc products announced the addition
of three executives. Kent Cutler
has been appointed vice president of
sales and marketing. He comes to
Luzenac after 15 years of service with
Monsanto and Laporte.
John Godla has been named vice
president of technical development.
He has 20 years of engineering and
operations management experience.
Jerry Gauntt has joined the company
as director of marketing and business
development following a 20-
year-career in sales, marketing, marketing
research and management.
This is his second stint with Luzenac.
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