Columbia Chemical, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of zinc and zinc-alloy plating additives, continues its commitment to providing its customers and partners with the most knowledgeable and experienced technical support team by adding Matt Schario to the position of technical support representative. Schario’s responsibilities will be divided between routine day-to-day analysis, troubleshooting, visiting shops, collecting samples and installing new baths and processes.

Schario attended Lakeland Community College and Kent State University and holds a degree in chemistry. Schario began his early start in the metal finishing industry while still in high school. He now brings 10-plus years of industry experience with specialization in laboratory analysis.