The death of Matt Walker, account manager for Palmer Holland, drew the most reader interest for the second consecutive week (Palmer Holland Mourns Loss of Matt Walker): “Palmer Holland recently announced the passing of Matt Walker, account manager. Walker was a 10-year veteran of the chemical industry, joining Palmer Holland in September 2015. Before joining Palmer Holland, he worked for both ICM Products and KCC Silicone in the chemical sector, as well as UniFirst Corp. and SMC Design Dynamics.

“Palmer Holland reports that Walker’s high-energy approach to the industry was driven by the determination to impact his customers’ success. He found a way to create a bond with everyone he came in contact with. He had an intense passion for the art of sales, which earned him widespread respect as he quickly became a sought-after teacher.”

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Top 5 News that Sticks for August 9-15

This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants, and coatings-related news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week on our website, as well as our eNewsletters and social media platforms.