Coatings and Building Materials serves the paint and coatings, building materials, non-structural adhesives, inks & graphic arts and ceramics markets. With a dedicated outside technical sales force, support from an extensive list of best in class suppliers, inside technical sales support, and an unsurpassed customer service department, the group services its customers by providing experienced formulation guidance, problem solving capabilities and superior logistics and customer service.




Back Row, L-R

Chris Pierson, Jeff Davis, Vince Anderson, Bob Blackford, Michael Turner, Bob Ahn


Front Row, L-R

Eric Kostyszyn, Jay Umphrey, Juliette Lim, Debbie Callen, Eva O'Keefe , Michelle Newcomb, Lou Mategrano


HORN Receives a Second Achievement Award from Air Products

Presented to HORN at the American Coatings Show in Atlanta, Air Products and Chemicals' Specialty Additives Group awarded HORN with the “New Product Achievement Award." This is the second award received from Air Products this year.

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BASF Kaolin Awards HORN with Top Distributor Honor

BASF Kaolin named HORN its 2013 "Distributor of the Year." HORN's sales growth was up by 36.9 percent over the previous year, contributing to its overall achievement. This announcement marks the third accolade from a principal supplier recognizing HORN with top honors for outstanding performance in 2013.

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Coatings Industry Veteran Jeff Wear Joins HORN

Jeff Wear has been named senior account manager, supporting HORN Coatings and Building Materials. Wear brings to HORN nearly 20 years of industry experience and will be managing the Arizona territory for the business unit.

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Cabot Names HORN Distributor of the Year

HORN has been awarded with Cabot's 2013 “North American Distributor Performance Award,” recognizing Cabot’s top distributor throughout the U.S. and Canada. HORN represents Cabot in the Western U.S. across all seven of its business units since 2002.

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Sherwin-Williams Recognizes HORN and Unimin at ACS

Sherwin-Williams presented the elite “Certified Supplier Award” to HORN and Unimin for their combined efforts in servicing the organization. HORN and Unimin received this award from Sherwin-Williams for three consecutive years.

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