Michelman Appoints Mr. Jeffrey J. Prosinski to Board of Directors

News Release
For Immediate Release

CINCINNATI, OH (June 15, 2022) – Michelman is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jeffrey J. Prosinski to its Board of Directors. Mr. Prosinski is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at J.M. Huber Corporation.   

According to Mr. Steve Shifman, Executive Chairman of the Board at Michelman, “It is a great honor to announce this appointment. Mr. Prosinski has decades of leadership experience in positions at companies directly related to Michelman’s core businesses. His time spent leading family-owned businesses like ours should prove invaluable. We believe his wisdom and insights will help us immensely as we continue working toward innovating a sustainable future.”

Mr. Prosinski has served as Chief Financial Officer of the J.M. Huber Corporation (Huber) since 2006. Huber operates a diverse portfolio of companies, including CP Kelco, Huber Engineered Materials, Huber Engineered Woods, and Huber Resources Corporation. Like Michelman, those companies operate locations around the world. Before joining Huber, Mr. Prosinski worked at PolyOne Corporation, where he was the Finance Director for the North American Plastics organization from 1994 to 2003. 

Mr. Prosinski commented, “Huber has remained family-owned since its founding in 1883, while Michelman has also been family-owned since its inception in 1949. I look forward to sharing my ideas and observations regarding what it takes to successfully grow a private, family-owned business in a competitive, global economy. I’m excited to work alongside such a talented group.”

Mr. Prosinski started his term on the Michelman Board of Directors in Q1 of 2022.

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.