Terry Hill will succeed Mark E. Reichard as Maroon Group LLC
CEO effective May 1, 2019, the company announced.
Reichard will continue to serve as executive vice chairman of Maroon Group, managing key customer and principal relationships. Concurrent with Terry Hill’s appointment, Mike McKenna will add the role of president to his existing responsibilities as COO of Maroon.
Under Reichard’s leadership, Maroon Group became the third largest distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients in the US.
“The last 37 years with Maroon Group have been an amazing ride,” Reichard said. “I am humbled by the caliber of the team that I have been honored to work alongside, who focus every day on creating value for our customers and principal partners. Each employee of our company should be proud of the organization that we’ve built together. I am excited to remain as an active contributor to Maroon’s growth and look forward to our continued development and success under Terry’s leadership.”
In addition to his role as executive vice chairman, Reichard will continue to serve as president and CEO of Polyram USA.
Hill has served on Maroon’s Board of Directors since March 2017.
He spent 30 years with Univar, where he served as EVP and chief commercial officer, president of Univar US, and also managed ChemPoint, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America during his tenure.
“I am delighted to join Maroon Group as CEO at such an exciting and dynamic time for our company and industry," Hill said. "It has been tremendous fun to participate in Maroon’s expansion over the past several years, and I am enthusiastic about the opportunity to build on the exceptional momentum at Maroon. Mark has assembled a first-class team, who together have built a culture of excellence that contributes to our goal of Creating Customer Success. I am excited to work alongside Mark, Mike, and the entire Maroon Group organization in advancing that legacy and delivering value for our customers and principal partners.”