To support continued growth and expansion in the Asia Pacific region, Michelman has hired Mr. Richard Yang as its new Regional Sales Manager, Asia-Pacific, Chemical Specialties, and Country Manager, China. He will work out of Michelman’s Shanghai offices.
Michelman will exhibit at the 2014 Asia Pacific Coatings Show held September 3-5, 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. They will spotlight Michem® Emulsion brand water-based surface additives for use in wood, architectural, construction and decorative coatings.
Michelman has strengthened its expanding global presence with the hiring of Mr. Jeff Rodgers as the company’s new CFO. Effective July 31, 2014, Rodgers has assumed responsibility for Michelman’s global financial management.
Michelman will introduce HydraBan® 430, a water resistant coating for paper and corrugated at ACCCSA 2014. It helps maintain the structural integrity of corrugated shipping boxes while they are in service or in transit, protecting the container’s contents.
Michelman will present a paper at ACCCSA 2014 demonstrating how its extensive line of barrier and functional coatings applied on off-line coaters can produce new coated paper solutions and new sales opportunities for corrugators and paper converters.