“I am excited to step into this leadership role,” noted Mr. Yeazell. “W. M. Putnam has a long and distinguished history that we will build upon. We have a tremendously talented staff, with myriad skills. I look forward to telling the W.M. Putnam story and fully leveraging those talents to help our customers and grow this company.”
Prior to joining W.M. Putnam in March, Mr. Yeazell held multiple executive positions throughout his more than 30-year career. Most recently, he served as the vice president and general manager of two Sun Chemical divisions, Kohl Madden and Rycoline.
Prior to that he was president of Handschy Industries, as well as vice president, sales and marketing, for INX International Ink Co., Offset Division. Additionally, he worked for nine years at Flint Ink as national account vice president, and then vice president of sales, North America Offset Division. He began his career with Diconix, a Kodak company that manufactures ink jet printing systems, and also worked for National Business Systems and ChemeEquity, a subsidiary of H. B. Fuller.