KINGWOOD, TX – Orion Engineered Carbons has appointed Kane Henneke Marketing Manager, Polymers & Inks, Americas Region. He is responsible for developing and implementing business and marketing strategies, identifying business opportunities, and ensuring a substantial, sustainable, and profitable growth strategy.

Henneke brings 20 years of experience to his new position. He has held sales and marketing positions in the ink, coatings, and plastics industries and has a technical chemical background in resins, pigments and colorants. Prior to joining Orion Engineered Carbons, Henneke served as Director of Americas – Architectural and Industrial Colorants Division of Chromaflo Technologies, and Global Business Manager, Inks and Coatings Division of Keystone Aniline Dyes.

Henneke is President of the Chicago Printing Ink & Production Club and a member of NPE and the Chicago Paint & Coatings Society. He can be contacted at