International Paint names
regional sales manager
International Paint LLC, Houston, has hired Kevin Coleman as protective coatings regional sales manager for the Southeast. In his new position, Coleman will direct the company’s long-term efforts for expanding its protective coatings customer base in that region. Coleman previously was employed as director of sales in the North American Industrial Equipment Division of Graco Inc.
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