● McIntyre Group: McIntyre Group has appointed two key executives in North and South America to meet the increasing technical needs of its customers in these important territories. In Sao Paulo, Brazil, McIntyre Group Ltda. added Wiron Viana as technical sales manager responsible for sales and service. Mr. Viana was previously a technical sales specialist with D’Altomare Quimica Ltda. after earlier stints in cosmetic formulation with Natura and P&G Brasil.
On the East Coast of the U.S., Michael Prendergast has joined McIntyre as a sales manager. According to McIntyre, Mr. Prendergast is uniquely qualified to join an already talented selling team on the East Coast, including colleagues John Bozza and Mike Scarlatelli. Mr. Prendergast is a chemist who hasmost recently worked for Rhodia in a technical capacity.