Michelman announced it has promoted Mr. Chris Coyne to
the position of Business Manager, Paper & Flexible Packaging in Europe.
Coyne previously held the position of Senior Account Manager, Europe,
and previous to that was with Proman Coatings, Ltd., a company Michelman
acquired in 2004.
'Chris has been a stalwart in the European Community
for many years, has earned the respect of our customers, and is very deserving
of this promotion. His integrity and extensive background in the packaging
and paper industry have been instrumental in helping us grow our thriving
European business,' said Mr. Peter Roggeman, Managing Director of Europe
Coyne will be responsible for maintaining and improving
the development of innovative coating solutions, and meeting the growing
demands of European customers in the paper and flexible packaging markets.
He will report directly to Peter Roggeman.
In support of Mr. Coyne, Ms. Marie-Annette Mahy has been
promoted to Account Manager, Paper Coatings and will report directly to
Coyne. Mahy will be responsible for interfacing with customers in Germany,
Switzerland, Austria, Benelux, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and
Michelman is a global manufacturer of performance-enhancing
barrier, functional, and decorative coatings for flexible film packaging,
paperboard, and corrugated boxes; and additives and modifiers for many
industries including coatings, inks, composites, and construction products.