Premier Industrial Supply Inc. has named Gary Krysiak the new senior technical director of its Research and Development group. He will establish unique formulations and chemistry, establish a larger presence in the industry affiliations, and work with customers to market Premier’s newer low-VOC products.

“Gary comes to Premier with a strong technical and formulation background-25 years’ total experience, with the past four years in silicone technologies at ShinCor, a division of Shin-Etsu Silicones of America,” said Derek Miller, president. “Prior technical positions were held at Gibson Homans, Koch Protective Treatments Inc. and Tremco. He’s an expert in the area of sealant formulations technology and plant process techniques, and will help create Premier highly efficient green solutions sealants. With Gary’s enthusiasm and strong experience, he will be a valuable asset to our team at Premier.”

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