MADISON HEIGHTS, MI – Sika Corp.’s Industry Products and Automotive divisions announced appointments of new personnel in the Transportation A&C and Automotive business units.

For Sika Industry, Tony Martin has been promoted to the position of Vice President Sales, Transportation A&C Business Unit. Martin replaces Scott Henry who has assumed duties as Senior Vice President, Industry Business Unit. Martin was formerly Regional Manager, Western Territory, and brings to the position extensive experience including past positions as BU Manager Industry at Sika Thailand and Denmark.

Jerry Clayton joins Sika as the new Sales Manager, Transportation A&C Western Region, reporting to Martin. Clayton is well versed in sealant and adhesives markets and applications, having most recently run his own adhesives business. His background also includes positions at Reichold Swift Adhesives in the National Accounts team and at Western Adhesives as Sales Manager.

Lori Lee joins Sika as Western Area Sales Manager, Transportation A&C, reporting to Clayton. Lee will cover the states of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona. Prior to joining Sika, Lee ran her own distribution business.

Sika Automotive Division announced that Jason Whitman has joined as Director of Sales, New Domestics. Whitman reports to Dave Jones, Senior Vice President, Automotive. The New Domestics Sales team will report to Whitman. Prior to joining Sika, Whitman was Sales Director with Kotobukiya-Treves North America.