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AOC, LLC announces new leadership positions in Mexico and South America, reflecting the company’s commitment to composite growth in these key markets. The company also announces a price increase of US$0.05/lb for all products sold in Mexico. The increase is effective November 13, 2012.
New leadership positions
Jeff Holshevnikoff has been named Managing Director of Mexico. He will be managing all aspects of the AOC Mexicana business in Mexico. After joining AOC in 2006, Holshevnikoff served as Sales Manager of Latin America and Managing Director of South America. During his tenure at AOC, he has expanded its South American market and established composite distribution throughout the continent. Holshevnikoff received his BS in Marketing from Arizona State University.
Juan Camilo Vieira has joined AOC as Sales Manager of South America and will oversee sales for the Caribbean, Central America and South America. Vieira most recently served as Managing Partner of SMC Colombia, an exclusive AOC distributor. He holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the College of Administration, Finance & Technology (EAFIT) in Medellin and a Master's Degree in Technology Management from the University of Queensland.
“Mexico and South America continue to grow for both AOC and the composites industry,” said Brian Parker, Vice President of Global Business. “Both Jeff Holshevnikoff and Juan Camilo Vieira have led proven operations and will help AOC strengthen its position as a global market leader.”
AOC, LLC also announced a price increase of US$0.05/lb for all products sold in Mexico. This action is due to unprecedented price pressure on several raw materials. AOC’s global purchasing resources continue to work with suppliers to manage costs and continue to meet customers’ needs.
AOC is a leading global supplier of resins, gel coats, colorants, additives and synergistic material systems for composites and cast polymers. AOC knows technology, lives quality and delivers service better than any other resin supplier.
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