CLEVELAND – Paint and coating manufacturer Cansto Coatings, Mayfield Heights, OH, has appointed Chuck Soeder to be the company’s new President. Cansto Coatings manufactures of a variety of specialty coatings in both solvent-based and water-based formulas to supply commercial, industrial and residential needs.

Soeder joins Cansto Coatings after 32 years of experience in the construction chemicals and automotive refinish coatings business. Prior to joining Cansto Coatings, Soeder was the Vice President for an automotive refinish coatings division. He has extensive experience in the construction chemicals, concrete, and industrial, commercial and refinish coatings industries.