Sea-Land Chemical Company, a leading global chemical distributor of specialty additives for the lubricants industry and household, industrial and institutional cleaning markets, today announced the addition of Pete Pendergast as Sr. VP of Marketing and Sales and organizational changes.
Pete Pendergast brings 31 years of sales and leadership experience in the chemical industry to Sea-Land. He was most recently the Sr. Sales Director North American Oil and Gas, Lubricants, Water Treatment and Mining with Dow. Pendergast has expertise in growing and leading high-performance sales teams. He holds a Master of Business Administration from DePaul University and an undergraduate in Marketing from Michigan State University. Bringing the North American sales, marketing and customer services teams together under Pendergast enables Sea-Land to improve commercial excellence for our customers.
“Pete is an outstanding addition to our Sea-Land team, as he brings a wealth of industry connections, market knowledge and sales leadership expertise to our organization.” said Jennifer Altstadt, President, of Sea-Land. “As Sea-Land continues to focus on growth, Pete will be an integral part of the plan.”
Doug Honig was promoted to Director of Customer Experience and will bring the customer service team under the same organization as marketing. He will bring a technology-driven focus to customer service enabling more value-added service for customers. Honig will report to Pendergast, Sr. VP, Sales and Marketing.
“Aligning our sales, marketing and customer service teams strongly positions Sea-Land to provide the best experience for our customers,” said Altstadt.
About Sea-Land Chemical Company
Sea-Land Chemical Company is an industry leader in the global distribution of specialty raw materials and additive chemical technologies. Sea-Land supports customers from its US headquarters and warehouses throughout the US, Canada and Europe. Via the company’s technically trained and market-focused professionals, customers receive high quality, consistent and reliable raw material solutions for finished product compounders and blenders for the industrial lubricants; household, industrial and institutional cleaners; agriculture; construction; CASE and personal care markets. Visit www.sealandchem.com to learn more.