Shaun Mihalick has joined as technical service representative, reporting to Darren Bianchi, president. Mihalick brings more than seven years of experience in coatings research and manufacturing, previously with AkzoNobel Coatings. In this newly created position, Mihalick adds to the breadth and depth of Brilliant’s technical team. He has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Willamette University.
“He will support our customers and distributors to facilitate successful product selection and use,” Bianchi said.
In addition, Elizabeth Li has joined as a chemist, reporting to Ray Peria, technical manager. In this role, she will support the overall R&D efforts of the company. Li has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of California, San Diego.
Dennis Vaught has joined as a plastics technician, also reporting to Peria. Vaught will support the research, development and quality control of Brilliant’s products for the plastics market.
“We are confident that these valuable additions to our team will allow Brilliant to increase our ability to provide customer support and to speed product development, providing greater value to the marketplace,” Bianchi said.