● Lord Corporation: The company named
Richard L. McNeel, president and CEO.
Mr. McNeel started his 33-year career in
the chemical industry with Amoco
Chemical and Amoco Corp., where he
held a variety of positions. Most recently,
he was group vice president, for BP
Chemicals in London, UK. Prior to that
he was group vice president, chemical
intermediates, Amoco Chemicals, group
vice president, polymers, Amoco
Chemicals and president, Amoco
Performance Products, Inc
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