Former President & COO Gulf Bayport Providing Continuity and
Efficiency at Recently Acquired Pasadena, TX Plant
DALTON, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical
manufacturing, is announcing the addition of Dana Gibbs, former
President and Chief Operating Officer Gulf Bayport Chemicals LP to the
newly created position of Corporate Planning & Supply Chain Manager.
In March of 2018, MFG Chemical acquired Gulf Bayport Chemicals, and its
25 acre chemical manufacturing plant in Pasadena, Texas. Dana Gibbs had
been serving for 14 years as President & Chief Operating Officer of Gulf
Bayport Chemicals, and was invited to join the MFG team, initially
handling the integration of the newly acquired company and plant into
its new parent organization MFG Chemical.
Prior to Gulf Bayport, Dana served in senior executive management
positions within the energy industry, and before that as Audit Manager
at Arthur Andersen.
Dana graduated from Ohio State with a Bachelor of Science in Business
Keith Arnold, CEO of MFG Chemical and Member of the SOCMA Board of
Governors, declared, “We are very happy to have such a seasoned
executive as Dana Gibbs on the MFG Chemical team. He will ensure
continuity and efficiency with the supply chain from the Pasadena,
Texas, plant, which he knows so well having run it for years… and given
his executive experience, Dana will also make great contributions in
Dana Gibbs also commented, “I’m look forward to working with this
world-class team at MFG Chemical, increasing our supply chain
efficiency, and helping in the planning of MFG Chemical’s future growth.”
About MFG Chemical
MFG Chemical, LLC is a leading specialty and custom chemical
manufacturer for a variety of global markets, including agriculture,
asphalt, graphic arts, lubricants, mining, oilfield, paints & coatings,
personal care, pulp & paper and water treatment. The company is
headquartered in Dalton, GA, and operates four manufacturing facilities
with world-class product development capabilities in Northwest Georgia
and Pasadena, Texas.
Key chemistries include Amides, Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinates (DOSS),
Esters, Imidazolines, Rheology Modifiers, Surfactants, Specialty
Anhydrides and Water Soluble Polymers. In addition, the company recently
received three SOCMA Awards for plant safety and process efficiency and
has achieved ISO 9001: 2015 Certification. For more information, visit www.mfgchemical.com.
Phone (201) 394-2476