The Senior Vice President of Strategic Sourcing has been promoted and will take on additional duties as Senior Vice President – Research & Development Director.
In his new position, Mr. Westrom takes over one of the foremost R & D facilities in the industry in West Chicago, Illinois. He began working for INX International in January of 1988 and has served in many capacities while earning several promotions throughout the years. Mr. Westrom also has earned recognition from his peers in the industry. In 2011, he was honored by the Chicago Printing Ink Production Club as its Ink Person of the Year.
“Rick has done a fantastic job for INX International throughout his career,” remarked Rick Clendenning, President and CEO, when announcing Westrom’s promotion. “These two roles are very important and by having Rick handle the responsibilities of these positions, it creates a great deal of synergy in two important areas within our company. He is looking forward to his new position and working with the best R & D staff in the industry.”
INX International Ink Co. is the third largest producer of inks in North America with over 15 facilities in the U.S. and Canada, and is a global supplier as part of Sakata INX worldwide operations. We offer a complete line of ink and coating solutions technology for commercial, packaging and digital applications. As a leading global manufacturer of inkjet inks, we offer a full palette of digital ink systems, advanced technologies and integrated services. For more information, visit our web sites at www.inxinternational.com and www.inxdigital.com.