AVON, OH — Cambrian Solutions, a Maroon Group company and distributor of specialty ingredients and chemicals based in Oakville, Ontario, announced that it has named Mike Emrich to succeed Peter Jobling as President. As part of a long-term succession plan, Jobling retired effective Dec. 31, 2019.
Under Jobling’s leadership, Cambrian Solutions achieved exceptional growth, becoming a preeminent distributor of specialty ingredients and chemicals in Canada. Emrich has been part of Cambrian Solutions’ leadership team since 1997, most recently serving as Vice President. In this role, he spearheaded Cambrian's efforts to deliver on the company's goal of creating value for customers with innovative formulation capabilities and a differentiated portfolio of specialty ingredients and chemical solutions across its diverse end markets.
“This succession plan has been in place for quite some time. We’ve worked closely with Peter, as an orderly transition of leadership was important for our employees, customers and suppliers. We remain forever indebted to the Joblings for allowing us to partner with Cambrian Solutions and welcome their incredibly talented team to Maroon Group,” saidd Mike McKenna, Maroon Group’s President and COO. “This is a dynamic time for our organization, and we’re excited about the future of the business. Mike Emrich embodies our culture and will play a pivotal role leading our Canadian business, as well as being a member of Maroon Group’s Executive Leadership Team. We’re confident that under his guidance, we will continue to see the business sustain its level of outstanding performance and market leadership,” McKenna added.