Jim Milk has been named Americhem’s director of global manufacturing. Mr. Milk has three decades of manufacturing experience including senior roles at Goodyear Tire and Rubber. Most recently, he served as vice president of global manufacturing for Veyance Technologies Inc., a Goodyear spin-off. He has served as director of global manufacturing for Goodyear’s engineered products division and as managing director for that division's Europe, Middle East and Africa operations.
Mr. Milk has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Akron. He will serve as a member of Americhem’s executive committee and will lead the company’s global manufacturing, engineering and supply chain teams. He will be based at Americhem’s Cuyahoga Falls, OH world headquarters.