Eastman appoints two
Eastman Chemical Company has made two new appointments in its performance chemicals and intermediates (PCI) and coatings, adhesives, specialty polymers and inks (CASPI) business segments. Damon Warmack has been named vice president and general manager, PCI. Brad Lich will assume Warmack’s position of vice president and general manager, CASPI.
Warmack joined Eastman in 1980 and worked in a series of sales and product management positions of increasing responsibility. During his career with Eastman, Warmack has held several international positions, including vice president and managing director of Asia Pacific. In 2005 he was named to his current position.
Lich joined Eastman as director, global product management and marketing for coatings. Since then he has held various positions of increasing responsibility in the company’s CASPI organization before moving to the marketing organization in 2003. Prior to joining Eastman, Lich was co-founder and president of coatingsMart, Inc. and also held various management positions at Valspar and Dow Chemical.