SEARSPORT, Maine — GAC Chemical Corp., celebrating its 20th year as “Maine’s Chemical Company™”, is pleased to announce that it has hired Darryl Coombs as its Regional Sales Manager.
Darryl is originally from Livermore Falls, and graduated from the University of Southern Maine with a BS degree in Industrial Engineering and has more than 20 years of technical sales experience. During his sales career, he has worked for Buckman, Nalco, the University of Maine Process Development Center and Archroma. Darryl and his family currently reside in Turner.
According to GAC Vice President of Sales and Marketing John Wolanski; “We are excited to have Darryl join the GAC Chemical team. With his strong customer relationships and years of successful sales experience, he will help support the GAC strategy to collaborate with our customers and suppliers to provide high quality products and value-added services. In addition, his knowledge and expertise in the pulp and paper industry will help to strengthen new and existing customer partnerships.”
GAC Chemical Corp. was formed in 1979 as General Alum & Chemical Corporation and has operated the Searsport, Maine facility since 1994 when it acquired Delta Chemical Corporation. GAC Chemical manufactures and distributes industrial, specialty and fine organic and inorganic chemicals. They are the leading worldwide producer of high purity ammonium sulfate and other manufactured chemicals including alum, sodium aluminate, aqua ammonia and specialty chemicals. GAC Chemical also offers chemical toll processing and contract manufacturing services as well as supply chain logistics solutions at their 150-acre Searsport facility and rail terminal.