RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - Reichhold's Robb Walrath has been named to a sales representative position for the company's composites business covering Northern Indiana and Northern Illinois, the company said in a release today.
Walrath replaces Kevin Downing who now serves as distribution manager for Reichhold's composites business in North America.
In this new role, Walrath will focus on direct, closed molding accounts along with some distribution responsibilities. As part of the Northeast sales region, he will report to Reichhold regional sales manager Lou Tirreno.
Walrath joined Reichhold in 2003 as an application chemist with a focus on the development of new products for tier-one automotive companies. Prior to joining Reichhold, he served with AOC for five years as both a closed molding formulation chemist and synthesis technologist.