Announcing Drew Ursic As Midwest Region Sales Manager

 

Cleveland, OH – Effective Immediately – Palmer Holland, a national specialty chemical and ingredient distributor, is proud to announce that it has named Drew Ursic as Midwest Region Sales Manager.

Ursic joined the Palmer Holland team in 2011 as an Account Manager-In-Training and moved to the Midwest Region as an Account Manager in 2012. He will relocate to the Chicago area sometime in the next several months in order to be more centrally accessible to his team.

A few of his main responsibilities include communicating with senior executives to establish and execute sales goals for the region, collaborating with principals to implement growth strategies, assisting in the professional growth of his team, and ensuring the Palmer Holland team provides customers with the technical knowledge needed for success.

For more information, please email info@palmerholland.com or visit the Palmer Holland website at www.palmerholland.com.

 

About Palmer Holland
Established in 1925 as Palmer Supplies Company, today Palmer Holland is a national specialty chemical and ingredient distributor of raw materials with its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio and 40+ account managers stationed across the United States. We are a private, employee-owned company which allows us greater flexibility in the marketplace and a dedicated platform for long-term success. This flexibility allows us to provide our customers and principals with the most effective and efficient solutions. Our partners are rooted in the areas of CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers), lubricants, personal care, agriculture, health & nutrition, and plastics market. For more information about Palmer Holland, please visit the company's website at www.palmerholland.com.

Palmer Holland Names Wades Hutchins As West Coast Account Manager

 

Cleveland, OH – Effective January 1, 2018– Palmer Holland is pleased to announce that it has named Wade Hutchins as a South Region Account Manager based out of Sonoma, California.


Wade brings decades of experience with him to Palmer Holland. He has been in the industry for over 38 years holding a variety of positions for California-based specialty distributor PT Hutchins Company where he was an owner and National Sales Manager. He helped it to enhance its capabilities to include lab support and expand its distribution to become a national entity.


Wade has also made a point to play an active role in local paint societies and committees in the three states he’s called home over the years—California, Oregon and Colorado.


For more information, please email info@palmerholland.com or visit the Palmer Holland website at www.palmerholland.com.

Welcoming Eric Kielts To The Palmer Holland Team

We are pleased to announce the hiring of Eric Kielts as Business Manager for the lubricant and metalworking markets.


Eric's key responsibilities will include developing and executing on Palmer Holland’s principal partners’ strategies. In his role, he will interface with the Palmer Holland sales team and its principals to implement sales and business action plans. He will work closely with Focus Chemical, a wholly owned subsidiary of Palmer Holland, to develop specialty products tailored to solving unmet customer needs in the marketplace.


Eric's extensive technical experience in the lubricant and metalworking markets includes 27 years at Wallover Oil Company in Strongsville, Ohio. His experience comes from holding positions in technical product development, sales management, laboratory management and, most recently, as Wallover’s president.


Eric is also a former board member and Metalworking Lubricants Committee Chair of the Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA). His industry knowledge, energy, and proven leadership skills will undoubtedly be valuable assets as Palmer Holland continues to solidify its presence in the lubricant and metalworking distribution markets.


We are extremely happy to welcome Eric aboard!

Palmer Holland Is Hiring!

Palmer Holland is looking for an Information Technology Services Manager. 

 

Job Description

Essential tasks of the position include:

  • Managing an IT team of 3-4 individuals
  • Developing policies and approaches for computing and information technology
  • Advising management on strategic systems conversions and integrations
  • Ensuring security of sensitive information
  • Establishing company infrastructure
  • Supporting your team in all IT efforts

 

Requirements

  • Four-year degree in technology/computer science is required; Master’s Degree preferred  
  • A minimum of five years related work experience is required and familiarity with any of the following systems would be helpful:
    • Sage CRM and Sage ERP X3, Microsoft Outlook & Exchange, Mobile Platforms, Lotus Notes, and MangoApps
  • Experience in team or project management is preferred, but not required



If you think you are a fit for this position and want to work with the great people at Palmer Holland, please submit your resume through the Palmer Holland website at PalmerHolland.com/about/work-with-us/apply.