Columbia Chemical, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of zinc and zinc alloy plating additives, announces the promotion of Lynn Milicevic to Purchasing Manager, effective immediately. Milicevic will continue sourcing Columbia Chemical's high-quality materials at the least total cost from approved suppliers. In addition, she will have an expanded role on Columbia Chemical’s management team to support company growth and will continue reporting directly to Kevin Reilley, Vice President of Operations.

“I believe developing strong supplier relationships is key to successfully procuring the highest quality materials for our customers," Milicevic stated. 

Milicevic has been with Columbia Chemical for 11 years, has an Associate’s degree in Purchasing Management, and is a Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) through the Institute of Supply Management (ISM). She is currently working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Kaplan University, is actively involved with the Purchasing Management Association of Cleveland (PMAC), serving on the New Membership Committee, and is a member of Columbia Chemical’s Environmental Committee.

For more information, contact Columbia Chemical Corporation, 1000 Western Drive, Brunswick, OH 44212, 330/225-3200,