Additional management changes made in Coventya’s hierarchy include the elevation of Lon Thrasher to the position of executive vice president. Also, Matthew Sisti, formerly executive vice president, based out of the Oriskany, N.Y., facility, has been appointed to the new position of chief business development officer.

Dr. Klaus Wojczykowski has relocated to the U.S. as technology manager for both R&D sites. In his new position, Wojczykowski will manage the day- to-day technical activities of general metal finishing and electroless nickel R&D, supporting both local and global projects.

Lastly, Coventya, Inc. announces the appointment of Greg Terrell as regional sales manager, effective. Feb. 1. Terrell, who is responsible for covering the Great Lakes Region, has 20-plus years experience in the surface finishing industry.