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PPG names Millikin global business director, aerospace sealants and packaging

SYLMAR, Calif., July 25, 2017 – PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it has named Sam Millikin global platform business director for aerospace sealants and packaging and a member of PPG’s aerospace business leadership team. Millikin succeeds John Sands, who retired after a 32-year career.
Sam Millikin John Sands

Millikin began his PPG career in 1989 at the former La Porte, Texas, chemicals plant. He moved to the company’s specialty coatings and materials business, holding assignments in optical products and silica products before becoming global sales and marketing development director for TESLIN® substrate. Since joining PPG’s aerospace business in 2013, he was global business manager for packaging.
Millikin received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri-Rolla (now Missouri University of Science and Technology) and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Carnegie Mellon University.
PPG’s global aerospace business offers coatings, sealants, transparencies, packaging and application systems, and transparent armor, as well as chemical management and other services. For more information, visit www.ppgaerospace.com.
At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $14.3 billion in 2016. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com.

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