PPG appoints MetoKote’s chief executive as new VP coatings segment

PPG appoints MetoKote’s chief executive as new VP for coatings segment

6:31 AM, 13th July 2016
PPG appoints MetoKote’s chief executive as new VP for coatings segment
Jeff Oravitz, previously CEO of MetoKote, is appointed vice president of PPG coatings services and president of PPG-MetoKote.

PITTSBURGH, US: PPG Industries Inc has appointed Jeff Oravitz, previously chief executive officer (CEO) of MetoKote as vice president of PPG coatings service segment and president of PPG-MetoKote, reporting directly to Viktor Sekmakas, PPG executive vice president. PPG previously announced its acquisition of MetoKote. 

Oravitz joined MetoKote in 2005 as vice president, and he was elected president and CEO in 2011. Prior to his tenure at MetoKote, he worked at PPG for 20 years in a variety of roles in several coatings businesses.

Oravitz will manage the PPG coatings services group, with more than 1,500 employees globally, from the PPG-MetoKote headquarters in Lima, Ohio. PPG-MetoKote applies coatings to customers’ manufactured parts and assembled products, providing coatings services on site within customer manufacturing locations as well as at regional service centers throughout North America and Europe.

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