“I am honored to take on this new role, and look forward to expanding Troy’s Science & Technology group worldwide,” says Colon. “Troy’s commitment to R&D and new product development will continue to be a central focus and main driver of Troy’s growth efforts in new and existing marketplaces alike. Troy has a long history of innovation, and this will continue.” Colon also stressed that Troy’s dedication to providing world-class technical service will persist. “Advanced R&D, Microbiology, Analytical, Field Testing, and the TMMA microbial control consultative program will be instrumental as Troy expands and furthers its leadership position.”
Colon has over 40 years’ experience in the specialty chemicals industry, including over 20 years at Troy. In addition to leading Troy’s Technology group in the USA and globally, his responsibilities have included overseeing manufacturing expansion efforts in Europe and Southeast Asia, and serving as Managing Director, Europe. Colon was also instrumental in the launching of the company’s Technical Service Centers in Thailand, China, Germany, and the US, including the company’s new state-of-the-art Science & Technology Center in Troy’s Florham Park, NJ Global Headquarters.