TCI Powder Coatings (Ellaville, GA) has appointed Mark Franklin to the position of senior field technician in the Southeast region of the United States. Along with this responsibility, Franklin will also act as product development leader on the launch, design and development of select new products.
Steve Jones has also accepted an expanded role, as architectural segment leader. In this capacity, Jones will work hard to grow the very important market segment for TCI.
Steve Brattoli will join TCI as a field technician in the Midwest. Brattoli has a wealth of experience having worked for Nordson Corp. for more than 24 years, and is an expert in application and recovery equipment. He will report Rodger Talbert, field technical director.
In Mexico, the company has retained the services of Jesus Santana, a more than 10-year veteran in managing one of the largest powder coatings operations in Mexico. He will work as a field technician specifically in Mexico and Latin America.
Jennifer Egan has also started with TCI as marketing manager. Egan has a tremendous amount of experience as a marketing leader in the powder industry. She worked as marketing specialist to the global marketing director for a powder coating manufacturing company and, most recently, spent time at The Powder Coating Institute as marketing director. Egan will work with TCI VP of Sales & Marketing, Steve Houston out of the newly formed TCI Marketing and Sales satellite office located in the Houston area.