MetoKote Corp., Inc., a provider of protective coating applications services, has hired Jinsong Lin as general manager, Asia/Pacific Rim. Lin will be responsible for establishing and growing MetoKote operations within this region. MetoKote will offer its InSite®, Regional Coating Centers, and Paint Shop Management coating models in China as the firm begins to establish services within that area.

Lin holds an MBA from the China Europe International Business School. Prior to joining MetoKote, Lin worked as director, Asia Pacific, for APX Enclosures in eastern Pennsylvania. He also worked for Ingersoll-Rand (Wuxi) Road Machinery in China as manager of its marketing department.

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