International Paint LLC, Houston, a division of Akzo Nobel, has hired Bob Bernard to serve as its new engineering account executive for the high-value infrastructure markets throughout Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and Kentucky.

Bernard was recruited by International Paint to help direct the company's long-term efforts for developing brand awareness and growth of International's high performance coatings sales in high-value infrastructure markets throughout the North Central portion of the United States.

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