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PPG Protective and Marine Coatings Taps Leaders

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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Global coatings brand PPG Protective and Marine Coatings recently announced several changes to its PMC USCA Leadership team.

According to the emailed press release, the top changes include Christopher Welch, who has been appointed Director of Sales, PMC Canada and Global Business Development, PMC, and Megan Zatezalo, who has been promoted to Marketing Director, PMC USCA.

About the Leadership

Welch’s appointment went into effect July 1. In this role, Welch is responsible for the PMC Canada sales strategy and working closely with the Regional Managers. Additionally, he will maintain his global business strategy development responsibilities for PMC.

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Global coatings brand PPG Protective and Marine Coatings recently announced several changes to its PMC USCA Leadership team.

Welch joined PPG in 2006 as a Senior Internal Auditor and then served the Flat Glass business in various Finance positions. In 2011, he was appointed Manager, Corporate Planning in Corporate Strategic Planning. Welch joined PMC in January 2016, where he held positions of increasing responsibilities for PMC Global Business Development and USCA marketing. Prior to joining PPG, Welch served as a US Army officer. He received both a bachelor’s in accounting and a master’s in finance from the University of Notre Dame.

Zatezalo’s promotion also took effect July 1. In her new role, Zatezalo is responsible for PMC USCA marketing activities including product launches, product management, complexity reduction programs, market research, brand positioning, labeling, pricing, business intelligence and training.

Zatezalo joined PPG in 2007 and has worked in credit, finance and marketing roles, most recently serving as Senior Marketing and Pricing Manager for PMC USCA. She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University.

Both roles report to Juanjo Ardid, Vice President USCA.


Tagged categories: Business matters; Good Technical Practice; NA; North America; Personnel; Personnel changes; PPG

Comment from Edward Malison, (7/7/2020, 7:47 AM)

Mr. Juanjo Ardid indicated on his LinkedIn page that his last day with PPG was June 30th.

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