Pilot Chemical Co. has hired Amy Stein as the North America sales manager. Stein brings to the role 24 years of experience in surfactants and specialty chemicals. In this position, Stein will be responsible for managing all sales activities between Pilot Chemical and customers in North America. This includes responsibility to drive the execution of Pilot’s sales, marketing, and business plans for North America. In the role, she will lead Pilot’s Industry Sales Manager teams, and support all aspects of their interactions and relationships with both customers and distributors to provide an optimal customer experience.

“Amy is a great addition to the Pilot Commercial team,” said Richard Rehg, VP Commercial, Pilot Chemical Co. “She brings excellent commercial leadership and surfactant industry experience to Pilot and will be a real asset to the business as we collaborate and grow with our customers.”

“I am excited to join a tremendously talented team with such a collaborative spirit,” said Stein. “I look forward to partnering with our customers to bring growth and innovation while promoting a culture of success.”

Prior to joining Pilot Chemical, Stein worked for Kensing and its predecessor companies–BASF and Cognis. She most recently served as Kensing’s director of Global Strategic Sourcing. Stein earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Cincinnati.

For more information, visit: pilotchemical.com.