News | December 24, 2008

Ross Appoints New Vice President

Executive Vice President has announced the promotion of John Paterson to the position of Vice President – Ross Mixing Inc. located in Pt. St. Lucie, Florida.

Mr. Paterson joined Ross as Product Manager – Coatings Equipment in 1995. He was promoted in 1996 to General Manager of Ross Mixing Inc. Mr. Paterson holds a Bachelors degree from Rutgers University. Prior to joining Ross, Mr. Paterson was employed by Hockmeyer Equipment. He holds two design patents covering a Basket mill and the PreMax high-speed mixer.

Mr. Paterson's time will be spent handling varied general management duties at he companies Pt. St. Lucie plant, as well as overseeing the company's continuing development of specialty mixing and dispersion equipment for the coatings industry.

Ross Mixing, Blending, Drying and Dispersion equipment is manufactured on five continents and is marketed worldwide. In the USA Ross operates five plants.

SOURCE: Charles Ross and Son Company