Cadence Chemical Expands Principal Management Specialty Intermediates Department

February 21, 2017

Cadence Chemical, a Maroon Group LLC company, is pleased to announce that Alexander “Sandy” Wilson has joined the organization as Vice President, Principal Management Specialty Intermediates. In this newly created role, Sandy will be integrally involved with the management of existing Cadence principal supplier relationships and will work to expand product offerings, creating value for customers.


“Sandy’s expertise with global sourcing and logistics, coupled with his ability to identify and foster new principal relationships, will be a great asset to our organization in its drive for profitable growth,” commented John Wilson, Cadence Chemical President.


Sandy’s career has spanned specialty and commodity chemicals, having most recently served as Director of Global Sourcing & Exports, Asia Pacific for Univar. In this role, Sandy was based in Shanghai, China and later in Redmond, Washington in which he managed sourcing operations from the Asia Pacific region into consuming locations around the world. Prior to his most recent role, Sandy held various senior management, sourcing, product management, and sales roles with Univar, Solvay Chemicals, and Stauffer Chemicals, spanning three decades.


Cadence Chemical, which recently became part of Maroon Group, is a national supplier of specialty chemicals for the CASE, chemical processing, water treatment, and associated industries.


Maroon Group ( is one of the fastest growing specialty chemical distributors in North America. Based in Avon, Ohio, Maroon has thrived on creating success for customers by forming partnerships with world-class manufacturers and supplying consistent products on time. Customers have come to rely on Maroon’s technical sales team, exceptional customer service, and global sourcing capabilities. Maroon Group’s portfolio of companies include Maroon, Cadence Chemical, U.S. Chemicals, CNX Distribution, D.B. Becker, Addipel, and Polyram USA.