RPM International Inc. recently announced that it has promoted Lonny DiRusso to vice president and chief information officer, Matthew Franklin to vice president of information technology, and Gordon Hyde to vice president of operations.

“These promotions are being made as part of an organizational realignment that will support our operating improvement initiatives,” said Frank C. Sullivan, chairman and CEO. “As seasoned veterans of RPM, Lonny, Matt and Gordy have all been instrumental to the success of our company over the years, and I’m confident their leadership in these new roles will yield outstanding results for RPM and its shareholders.

In his new role, DiRusso will be responsible for ensuring that RPM’s corporate-wide IT program aligns with its overall strategic vision. As vice president of information technology, Franklin will be responsible for day-to-day IT support at RPM’s corporate headquarters. And in his new role, Hyde will be joining colleague Timothy Kinser, also recently appointed as vice president of operations, to lead RPM’s manufacturing, supply chain and procurement improvement initiatives.

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