U.S. Chemicals Adds Key Account Manager

July 13, 2018

Maroon Group LLC, a national distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, is proud to announce the addition of Douglas H. Haff, as a Key Account Manager covering major accounts in our specialty intermediates business.

Douglas brings more than 25 years of demonstrated success in professional sales and management for bulk and performance monomers as a business segment manager with Evonik Cyro and as a technical sales representative for Sun Chemical Corp.’s printing inks and pigments markets.

His track record of building strong relationships and developing mutually profitable partnerships with regional and multinational corporations in the coatings, plastics, composites, medical, and distribution markets will help grow Maroon Group’s presence. Doug holds a BA in Economics and an MBA in Marketing.

"I am very pleased and honored to welcome Doug to the Specialty Intermediates team,” John Wilson, President of Maroon Group LLC – Specialty Intermediates, said. “Having spent the majority of his career in specialty products, Doug brings invaluable sales experience and expertise. His deep understanding of key end markets will enhance our growth strategy and we look forward to benefitting from having him join Maroon."

"Doug has a very rich professional background having spent a significant period of his time with the Cyro division of Evonik,” Howard Hubert, Chief Commercial Officer of Maroon Group, said. “His sales leadership and knowledge of our markets will be an asset to our customers, our suppliers, and our company."

About U.S. Chemicals
Maroon Group has brought together two industry leading suppliers of specialty intermediates, Cadence Chemical and U.S. Chemicals, to create value for our customers. Offering a broad range of products and value-add services, support via global sourcing and logistics expertise, we strive to resolve supply chain risk for our customers and become a valued supply partner. For more information go to www.uschemicals.com

About Maroon Group LLC
Maroon Group, www.maroongroupllc.com, is one of the fastest growing specialty chemical and ingredients distributors in North America. Maroon Group is comprised of several regional operating companies focused on specific markets and geographies, which include Addipel, Cadence Chemical, CNX Distribution, D.B. Becker, J.Tech Sales, Lincoln Fine Ingredients, Maroon, Polyram USA, Seidler Chemical, and U.S. Chemicals. Each operating company leverages a common infrastructure of industry leading technology, value-add services, global sourcing & logistics network, and a commitment to Creating Customer Success®.