The D.B. Becker Co., Inc. has hired, who will resume a role for business development with the company focusing on the Lawter Chemical product lines, along with having account responsibility throughout the D.B. Becker Co., Inc.’s Eastern Seaboard territory.
Trerotola was formerly the Hexion IAR commercial manager, and later, senior account manager for the newly acquired Lawter Chemical, subsidiary of Harima Corp. In his new role, he brings in-depth knowledge and understanding of the inks and coatings marketplaces, along with manufacturing, site management and raw material supply-chain from his time owning and running Walsh Manufacturing Co.
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