THE WOODLANDS, Texas
Feb. 21, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Nexeo Solutions, a global leader in
, has been recognized as Sherwin-Williams' Product Finishes Group Partner of The Year during the Sherwin-Williams Product Finishes Group Annual Conference earlier this month.
, Corporate Account Executive at Nexeo Solutions accepted the award on behalf of the company's Paints, Inks, Coatings and Adhesives (PICA) business during the Sherwin-Williams conference in
"We were honored to be recognized by Sherwin-Williams as a partner who has helped them make strides within the industry," East said. "We've built the program from the ground up into one that has helped this division become highly cost-efficient."
The program was designed and implemented three years ago to foster collaboration between corporate pricing and Sherwin-Williams' 78 product finishes plants across North America. East and his team implemented a customized consolidation program, helping streamline Sherwin-Williams' product finishes division into a successful part of the company.
"This award illustrates our commitment to innovation and expertise in the PICA market," said
, Senior Vice President of Chemicals, Nexeo Solutions. "It's exciting to see that this collaborative effort has really taken off and made an impact on the business as a whole."
About Nexeo Solutions
Nexeo Solutions is the largest global chemical distributor with a centralized business model. The company provides broad logistics capabilities, in-depth market knowledge and dedicated technical expertise. As a private company employing more than 2300 employees with operations across
, Nexeo Solutions is a leading
distributor of chemicals
, plastics, composites and environmental services. Learn more at
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