EXTON, PA - Sartomer Americas has named Chris Halvorsen and Bruce Bradley Senior Account Managers with sales responsibility for customers in the Midwest territory.

Halvorsen has more than 15 years of management experience and knowledge of the graphic arts market. He will support customers in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. He most recently worked as Global Marketing Manager at Lawter Inc., where he managed sales, marketing and product portfolios for the coatings, adhesives and ink resins businesses. Prior to that, Halvorsen held key positions in marketing, technical sales and product development at Lubrizol Corp. and at AkzoNobel.

Bradley will support customers in Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee. Bradley comes to Sartomer from Precoat Metals, where he served as Market Development Manager in the United States and Mexico. He previously held key positions with Sherwin-Williams, Becker Specialty Coatings Co. and Resinkem Ltd.