Amongst other things, PPG develops protective coatings for the inside and outside of metal packaging.
Anthony Locicero, Associate editor08.04.20
Ink World Associate Editor Anthony Locicero spoke with Amy Ericson, PPG senior VP, packaging coatings, specialty coatings and materials about sustainability, business during COVID-19, diversity in the workplace and more.
CW: Let's start with your background.
Ericson: My professional background has always been in the engineering and manufacturing field, and was largely inspired by my now 91-year old father who spent 45 years as a chemical engineer, and my hard-working mother who was raised on a farm in Maryland.
I earned my Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering at Penn State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School.
I started my career at DuPont as product development and sales engineer, then worked for Exxon Company International, and Alstom, with my most recent Alstom role being president and CEO of U.S. operations.
Following a 16-year care
Continue reading this story and get 24/7 access to Covering the Printing Inks, Coatings and Allied Industries - Ink World for FREE
Ink World magazine has tracked the growth of the ink industry and its allied industries through years of changes, technology, evolution, consolidation and market development. No other magazine has been around for as long or covered as much of the global printing ink business. This website is dedicated to providing in-depth industry coverage and late-breaking news.
Already a subscriber? Login