DuPont Coatings and Color Technologies:
David J. Lazzeri has been named
president, DuPont Powder Coatings,
Americas, and will report to Jon
Killingstad, global director, DuPont
Powder Coatings. Mr. Lazzeri succeeds
Steve Cox, who is now headingup
the DuPont automotive OEM
coatings unit from Troy, MI. Mr.
Lazzeri had been manager, DuPont
automotive supplier finishes, North
America. He began his career with
DuPont in 1976.
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