Friday, June 06, 2008 - Troy Corporation is pleased to announce that Ms. Susan C. Ostrowski has joined Troy Corporation as Director of Biocide Products Marketing USA, reporting to Mark Gwillim, President/Chief Operating Officer.
In her role, Ms. Ostrowski will lead all marketing efforts of the Troy USA biocide business. "We are pleased to have Susan on board", said Mark Gwillim, “Her experience and industry knowledge will be key in meeting the ever-changing demands of Troy’s industrial protection markets." According to Mr. Gwillim, Susan’s appointment is focused on advancing Troy’s commitment to providing customers with new-generation TROY products that meet industry needs for high quality and exceptional performance, while meeting company goals for sustainability and reduced environmental impact. "Susan's extensive industry background, make her ideally suited to manage the flow of information between our customers and our technical and manufacturing resources," said Gwillim. "As TROY brings new technology on-line to meet industry requirements, Susan will be working closely with our markets to ensure optimum utilization of our products," he added.
Susan began her professional career as a Research Associate and subsequently held positions as Plant Engineer, Production Supervisor and Technical Sales Rep at EI Dupont De Nemours & Co., Inc., Wilmington, DE. She then accepted the position of Product Manager at BASF Corporation in Mount Olive, NJ where she also was Product Marketing Manager, Business Director and Vice President Sales and Marketing. She then consulted at Diamond Star Energy, LLC, Stroudsburg, PA, and went on to Nepera, LLC, Harriman, NY as Vice President Sales & Marketing. Her most recent position was as Associate Director, Commercial Manufacturing Management at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company in Plainsboro, NJ. Susan received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Akron in Ohio.
TROY Corporation manufactures and markets performance additives and preservatives for industry. Founded in 1950, TROY Corporation is headquartered in Florham Park, NJ, with principal subsidiaries located in Canada, Europe and Asia, and sales offices located throughout the world.