The Lubrizol Corporation announced that Rick Tolin has been named global business director, personal care and home care for Noveon Consumer Specialties. Mr. Tolin will lead the sales, product marketing and technical services organizations globally, with primary responsibility for the continued growth of the personal care segment and for the implementation of global strategic plans.
Mr. Tolin joins the team from the Lubrizol Performance Coatings group, where he served as sales director for the Americas and Europe. He brings a wealth of commercial and leadership experience with him to the Noveon Consumer Specialties team.
“We are excited to have Rick join our team,” Tom Malafronte, senior vice president and general manager of Noveon Consumer Specialties, said. “His knowledge and years of experience in the specialty chemicals business will make him a key customer advocate and well-positioned to continue our work as a leading solutions provider.”
Commenting on his new assignment, Mr. Tolin said, “I am excited to be joining such an outstanding team. Together we will continue the tradition of delivering exceptional solutions and services to our valued customers.”