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Electroplating

Upcoming NASF Course Sharpens Chromium Plating Skills

NASF is hosting a web-based course on chromium plating skills the first four Tuesdays and Wednesdays in November for operators, supervisors and sales personnel. Registration ends October 20th.

Asterion Appoints New Technical Sales Representative

Asterion recently hired industry-veteran Brian Peterson as a new Technical Sales Representative. He will provide customer support in Wisconsin, northern Illinois and eastern Minnesota.

Superior Abrasives Announces Southwestern Representatives

Superior Abrasives has appointed Industrial Sales Group as its sales and application development representatives in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana.

Haviland Products Company Expands Surface Finishing Staff

Haviland Products Company recently hired Alex Beck as a technical sales account manager. The company hopes to continue expanding its surface finishing market.

Liquid Coating

Patriot Metal Finishing Systems Hires VP of Sales

Jerry Burchett began his career in the paint and powder industry in 1982.

Powder Coating

Gema Adds, Promotes Sales and Service Employees

The hires and appointments include a ServiceNet technician and three regional salespeople. 

Acme Manufacturing Appoints COO, Promotes Five Others

Changes include promotions to various sales, marketing and quality positions.

Electroplating

Joe Saad Retires from Acme Manufacturing Company

Highly recognized globally as an industry expert in metal finishing, Acme VP of Sales & Maketing Joe Saad has been instrumental in the development polishing automation solutions for automotive trim, truck bumpers, aluminum wheels, plumbing components, hand tools and builders' hardware during his career.

Powder Coating

Col-Met Offers Finishing Training Academy

Col-Met’s webinar-based training program provides training to expand finishing product knowledge and best practices for sales and service technicians.

Liquid Coating

Vince Hankins Joins Organic Dyes and Pigments

Organic Dyes and Pigments (ORCO) has hired Vince Hankins as vice president of sales, responsible for all of ORCO’s sales and marketing management. 

Electroplating

Uyemura Expands Sales, Distribution In Pacific Region

Ronatec, a supplier of of metal finishing chemicals and equipment to the automotive, aerospace, hardware, and porcelain enameling sectors, has joined the Uyemura distribution network.  

Electrocoating

Rich Ruff Joins Cleaning Technologies Group

Ruff appointed Ransohoff regional sales manager.

Electroplating

Uyemura Appoints Troy McNulty Midwest Sales Manager

McNulty will focus on Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Michigan region.

Anodizing

Columbia Chemical Expands Pretreatment Chemistry Line with Purchase of Khemex Technical Sales

The company says the move will also allow it to provide additional service to an expanding customer base.

Electroplating

Coleman Joins Bowman as Sales Manager

Robert Coleman will be responsible for XRF instrument sales and service in the U.S. and Canada.

Liquid Coating

Downing Promoted to Col-Met Regional Sales Manager

Luke Downing has experience working with distributors as part of inside sales team.

Electroplating

Atotech Announces Staff Updates

Specialty chemicals and equipment company has management changes in sales and marketing.

Liquid Coating

Van Buren joins Col-Met as Regional Sales Manager

Bill Van Buren has more than 40 years experience in finishing applications and processes.

Electroplating

Coventya Acquires Midwest Distributor

Mibus President Sean Bustard joins Coventya as regional sales manager.

Gardner Intelligence’s Industrial Buying Influence (IBI) Survey Now Open

Survey Identifies Trends and Best Practices in Industrial Sales and Marketing.

Powder Coating

Famis Celebrates 50 Years in Industrial Finishing

Family owned and operated, Miami-based industrial chemicals and finishes distributor provides sales, service and consulting to the industrial paint and finishing markets in Florida.

Parts Cleaning

Graymills Appoints Outside Sales Manager

Bernie Santerre named manager of outside sales and business development.

EPSI Names Sales Rep for Kansas, Nebraska

EPSI has appointed Michael Manning as outside sales representative for Kansas and Nebraska.

Liquid Coating

Chemcoaters Hires Connor McMenamin as President

McMenamin previously worked at Tata Steel, where he held positions in sales, account management and country head in Mexico.