Emerald Specialties Group, a business group of Emerald Performance Materials, recently announced it has appointed Thomas Chandler to the position of senior sales representative for FOAM BLAST® defoamers, Masil® silicones and Hilton Davis® pigment dispersions. He will be responsible for supporting existing business and business development objectives in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, California, Oregon, and Washington. 

Chandler reportedly has more than 15 years of experience in specialty materials and additives. He most recently worked at Evonik Industries, where he represented chemical additives and paint additives as southeast sales manager.

For more information, visit www.specialties.emeraldmaterials.com.