Appointment of Jennifer Altstadt to Chief Operating Officer

August 24, 2017

Westlake, OH, August 22, 2017– Sea-Land Chemical Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Altstadt to Chief Operating Officer. In her new leadership role, Altstadt will be responsible for overseeing all departments and the daily operations of the company and will report to the President.

Altstadt joined Sea-Land in 2015 as the Director of Marketing and was promoted in 2016 to Senior Vice President of Operations and Strategy.

“Over the past two years, Jennifer has improved our operations and developed the strategic planning initiatives of the company,” says Joe Clayton, President. “We look forward to Jennifer leading the organization as the next step of our succession plan.”

Prior to joining Sea-Land, Altstadt served as the President of Libra Industries and Weatherchem Corporation and has over 25 years of experience developing profitable and sustainable growth. She currently holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in industrial engineering and a Masters of Business Administration from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University.

About Sea-Land Chemical Company

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1964, Sea-Land Chemical Co. is a 100% employee-owned distributor of specialty chemicals. The company provides a variety of products to the lubricants; household, industrial & institutional cleaner; coatings and adhesives; and rubber and plastics industries. The company employs technically adept sales professionals and serves markets across the United States and through its two subsidiaries, Canada and Europe. Currently, there are eight strategically located warehouses in North America and two warehouses in Europe.


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