Valspar Corp. has appointed Kate
Bass, Bern Ouimette and Steve
Person corporate vice presidents.
Bass has been named vice president
information technology and furniture
solutions group. She joined the
company in 2000 as vice president of
Ouimette has been named vice
president Americas, packaging group.
He joined Valspar in 2004 as division
vice president, sales and marketing
Person, who is now vice president
sales and marketing, architectural
group, joined Valspar in 1985 and has
held increasingly responsible positions
in sales, sales management and
marketing in the architectural business
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