As a global leader in advanced coatings, paints and specialty materials, PPG believes that sustainability is a powerful competitive advantage. Birte Hoock, PPG's product and market manager, EMEA Powder Coatings, is a key proponent of this position.
The pandemic and the widespread adoption of remote working have opened up new opportunities for workers around the globe, including PPG's Maria Strid, commercial excellence manager for powder coatings Europe.
Meet Arne Mielke, PPG's technical manager, powder coating labs, Zuffenhausen, Germany. We chatted with Arne about powder coatings technology and how he tackles the daily challenges that come with his role.
The world of cycling is as fast paced as its users are, and when it comes to color, there is no let up there either. Edwin Verweij, our bike segment platform manager, Industrial Coatings, the Netherlands, has been with us for three decades, and knows a thing or two about the bike industry. We caught up with him to learn more about what he and his team does.
David Linford from the UK brings a solid 'One PPG' approach to everything he does. As our global key account manager and strategic segment manager, he believes that only cooperation across our strategic business units (SBUs) and regions can lead to success with our customers. It is time to learn about his varied career that has helped him build a robust knowledge base and thriving network - and get inspired!
Meet Madison Sloan, who joined PPG after graduating from the University of Kentucky with a degree in chemistry in 2017. Today, she is the global strategic account manager for our electronic materials business.
David Linford, EMEA appliance segment manager and global key account manager, joined PPG in 2012 and has held six different roles in two PPG business units in the years since.
Before becoming a part of our EMEA coil coatings team, Martin Lobert had been working for over 25 years in the coatings business and brought experience from all over the world to his role. He also picked up some very interesting skills from his "other job". If we said that he is the perfect person to lead pilot projects, you will probably end up agreeing in more ways than one!