PHILADELPHIA — Paint and coating manufacturer Axalta announced that Heather Marter, Axalta Industrial Global Marketing Specialist, was selected as a member of Products Finishing "40 Under 40" class of 2018.

The 40 Under 40 list recognizes the next generation of leaders and innovators. These exceptional young professionals not only benefit their company but help to advance the finishing industry. Winners are selected by a panel of judges comprised of the Products Finishing editorial staff.

"Heather's forward-thinking nature and expertise in strategic design offers our team a unique perspective of the coatings industry," said Mike Cash, Senior Vice President and President, Industrial Coatings. "She has shown great leadership collaborating with our global team to develop our product strategy through seven acquisitions to build a sustainable vision for our future."