Michelman Names Mr. Jason Wise Company’s New CFO

Cincinnati, OH (October 8, 2019) – Michelman is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jason Wise as the company's new Chief Financial Officer. The company's Vice President of Finance since 2016, Michelman's Board of Directors approved his appointment to CFO at its August 2019 board meeting.

Mr. Steve Shifman, Michelman's President & CEO commented, "Since his hiring in 2012, Jason has worked tirelessly with executive leadership and key organization personnel to improve our financial controls, broaden our reporting capabilities, and modernize our treasury, tax, and risk management programs. He has built a strong corporate finance team and has enhanced our global financial capabilities. We're excited about our future with Jason as CFO."

Previous to joining Michelman in 2012 as its Corporate Controller, Jason held senior level managerial and auditing positions at global, mid-to-large-sized market companies including Baker Concrete Construction, Sun Chemical, Deloitte, and Arthur Anderson.

About Michelman

Michelman is a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry, offering solutions for the coatings, printing & packaging and industrial manufacturing markets. The company’s surface additives and polymeric binders are used by leading manufacturers around the world to enhance performance attributes and add value in applications including wood and floor care products, metal and industrial coatings, paints, varnishes, inks, fibers and composites. Michelman is also well-known as an innovator in the development of barrier and functional coatings, as well as digital printing-press primers that are used in the production of consumer and industrial packaging, paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials. Michelman serves its customers with production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, product development and technical service centers in several major global markets, and a worldwide team of highly trained business development personnel.

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