Adhesives & Sealants Headlines


December 10, 2008
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+

The Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA), Washington, DC, has announced Michael Kennedy as its new senior manager of Government Relations and staff lead for its Safety and Security Committee. Prior to joining SOCMA, Kennedy supported the Committee on Education and Labor in the U.S. House of Representatives and provided policy support to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

SOCMA President Joe Acker said, “We are excited to welcome Mike to SOCMA. His safety and security experience is a great asset to our time, and we expect Mike’s wealth of knowledge on the issues will continue to increase value for our members. We look forward to his contributions.”

Kennedy earned a B.A. from the University of Delaware and a J.D. from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law.

For more information, visit

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

ASI April 2014 Photo Gallery

Our April 2014 issue is now available!


ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

More Podcasts

Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

ASI December 2014 cover

2014 December

The annual Buyers' Guide is here! You won't want to miss this.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Bonding Plastics

Are you involved in bonding plastics or other difficult-to-bond substrates?
View Results Poll Archive


Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

More Products

ASI 2014 Buyers GuideASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 


facebook_40px twitter_40  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40 google+ icon ASI 30px

Clear Seas Research

With access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.