McHenry, IL: Chroma Color Corporation is pleased to announce that Jerry O’Grady has joined the Chroma Sales Team as Market Development Specialist – Packaging & Healthcare.
“As our company moves forward with aggressive growth plans in the consumer packaging and healthcare markets, we are thrilled to have talented individuals like Jerry O’Grady join our organization,” stated Bishop Beall, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, Chroma Color Corporation.
Bishop stated that O’Grady’s extensive experience with Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) brand owners, and his technical knowledge in plastics, colorants and additives brings immense value to Chroma Color’s strategic customers.
“For more than 30 years, O’Grady has held regional, national, and international sales and marketing roles in the colorants and additives space. Our executive team is confident that his previous accomplishments and experience will translate into significant new business growth for our company in the coming years,” stated Bishop Beall.
O’Grady brings to Chroma Color more than 30 years of significant experience in cultivating relationships with large corporations in the packaging, medical, and consumer goods markets. For the past 11 years, O’Grady was employed at Clariant, where he gained skills in managing multimillion-dollar global accounts, supporting color development, providing technical training and global relationship support. He was also involved with pricing mechanisms and contract negotiations. Prior to joining Clariant, O’Grady spent more than 18 years in sales at PolyOne.
About Chroma Color Corporation
Chroma Color Corporation is a leading specialty color and additive concentrate supplier of the highest quality and the shortest lead times in the plastics marketplace. The business exceeds $160 million in sales due to solid organic growth and targeted acquisitions. Chroma’s extensive technical leadership and manufacturing expertise coupled with its game-changing colorant technologies have surprised and delighted customers for over 50 years in markets such as: packaging, wire and cable, building & construction, consumer products, medical, healthcare, lawn & garden, durables, sanitation, recreation & leisure, transportation and more.