Parsippany, NJ – February 16, 2016 - Sonneborn LLC, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of high quality white oils and specialty hydrocarbons, announces the promotion of Tyler McIntyre as Sonneborn’s first Commercial Technology Manager - North America, effective January 1, 2016. Tyler will be responsible for heading up the new Commercial Technology Organization, focused on research and development toward new and updated products to meet the needs of our customers, and to help position Sonneborn for exciting growth opportunities.
“I look forward to expanding our efforts in making Sonneborn a go-to supplier for customers who are seeking partners for growth”, said Tyler of his new role. “Our people and products are what set us apart, and I am extremely motivated to represent Sonneborn with new and innovative products and solutions.”
Tyler graduated with a BS Chemistry from Penn State University in 2010 and has since been at Sonneborn working in both R&D and QC functions, while traveling extensively in the US, Europe and Asia to understand the various geographical market dynamics and customer needs.
“Tyler offers the right balance of technical and commercial knowledge to create the solutions our customers need to be successful.” said Jon Giberson, Commercial VP, North America.
Tyler’s primary focus has been in developing natural emollients and unique specialty hydrocarbons for specific personal care and pharmaceutical applications. Tyler has contributed greatly to sensory analysis, raw material optimization, and the study of petrolatum and microcrystalline wax systems resulting in intricate formulation strategies. He lives in the Greater Pittsburgh area and works in the Sonneborn Petrolia facility.
About Sonneborn LLC
For more than 100 years, Sonneborn has been setting industry standards the world over for the finest possible high purity specialty hydrocarbons in Personal Care, Pharmaceutical, Baking & Food, Agriculture, HI&I, Polymers and many other applications. With manufacturing facilities in North America and Europe, Sonneborn is the world’s only high purity specialty hydrocarbon producer that offers this global reach of expertise and depth of experience. Sonneborn LLC is managed by OEP Capital Advisors, LP.
For more information about Sonneborn LLC, visit us at www.sonneborn.com