Columbia Chemical has named Chad Murphy Technical Sales Representative, focusing on business development in the Michigan and Northern Indiana region. Murphy joins Columbia Chemical with more than 17 years of experience in the automotive plating industry.
Prior to joining Columbia, Murphy worked at a global tier one supplier, with extensive experience as a plating chemist along with chemical and environmental management. A graduate of Grand Valley State University, he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. His professional affiliations include the National Association for Surface Finishing and the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals.
Tom Alderson, Sales Manager Americas, stated: “I have had the opportunity to get to know Chad through the metal finishing industry over the past several years. His knowledge and understanding of our business will make him a valued addition to the Columbia Chemical technical sales team."
For more information, contact Columbia Chemical Corporation, 1000 Western Drive, Brunswick, OH 44212, 330/225-3200, www.columbiachemical.com. Columbia Chemical is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of zinc and zinc-alloy plating additives.