CLEVELAND – Palmer Holland announced the passing of Matt Walker, 37, on Tuesday, July 21, 2020.

In a press release, the company announced, “We are deeply saddened by the sudden loss of a wonderful colleague, an incredible friend, and a beloved member of the Palmer Holland family.”

A 10-year veteran of the chemical industry, Walker joined Palmer Holland as an Account Manager in September 2015. With his high-energy approach to the industry, he found a unique way to create a bond with everyone with whom he came in contact. He had an intense passion for sales, which earned him respect as he quickly became a sought-after teacher. Before joining Palmer Holland, Walker worked for both ICM Products and KCC Silicone in the chemical sector and UniFirst Corp. and SMC Design Dynamics.

Walker is survived by his wife, Jamie, and two sons, Kai and Cullen. He will be greatly missed by everyone at Palmer Holland and by all of his friends throughout the entire chemical industry.

A GoFundMe has been set up in Walker’s name to help support his family during this difficult time.