News from H.B. Fuller regarding the appointment of a new leadership team member drew the most reader interest last week (Mastin Named H.B. Fuller Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer as Clark Moves to Advisory Role): “H.B. Fuller Co. recently announced that Celeste Mastin will join the company as executive vice president and chief operating officer (COO) on March 7, 2022. She will assume the executive leadership role most recently held by Ted Clark, who is moving into a strategic advisory role. H.B. Fuller reports that this transition allows a smooth succession of the COO role and continuity of the company’s strategic plan.

“Mastin joins H.B. Fuller with more than 30 years’ experience in manufacturing and distribution, with a successful track record of guiding companies’ growth through innovation, service improvement, global expansion, and acquisition. Most recently, she served as CEO of PetroChoice Lubrication Solutions, a distributor of petroleum lubrication solutions in the U.S. Prior to that, she held CEO roles at Distribution International, Inc. and MMI Products, Inc. (a division of Oldcastle), and she served in executive leadership roles at Ferro Corp. and Bostik Adhesives. Mastin began her career at Shell Chemical Co.”

Many people are making career changes these days. Are you up to date on all of the latest personnel updates?

Top 5 News that Sticks for February 27 - March 5

  1. Mastin Named H.B. Fuller Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer as Clark Moves to Advisory Role
  2. Avery Dennison Releases Bonding Study with Rogers Griswold Rubber Products
  3. DuPont to Divest Majority of Mobility & Materials Segment to Celanese
  4. Sika Shares Optimistic Outlook Following Record Results in 2021
  5. Bostik to Strengthen Engineering Adhesives Portfolio with Acquisition of PMP in China

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 channels.