July 1st, 2014 — Warwick, RI —DeWolf Chemical proudly announces the promotion of Christopher Nork to Vice President of Sales, effective July 1st 2014.

Most recently, Nork served as Business Manager for the HI&I division, where his industry expertise and solid business leadership resulted in strong acceleration in revenue and profit growth. Prior to that, he worked as Account Manager for DeWolf Chemical in the Mid-Atlantic territory with direct sales responsibility for Homecare, Industrial & Institutional and Personal Care markets.

DeWolf Chemical continues to receive industry recognition for its business model, philosophy and differentiated expertise as a market focused organization, whose foundation is built upon integrity and honesty. In his new role, Nork will continue this legacy, while advancing the business by directing the sales and pipeline development consistent with strategic goals.

“Chris’s focus in delivering results has hastened dynamic business growth in the business that he managed. He will continue to provide the leadership and strategic direction to drive the company’s continued exponential growth” says Hank DeWolf, President – KODA Care.

Nork will take over as VP of Sales from Steve Pettigrew, who after 18 years with DeWolf Chemical will be leaving to pursue another opportunity in an executive position. “I am honored to have led DeWolf’s sales team for the last 9 years, and I am very proud of DeWolf Chemical’s accomplishments. DeWolf is very well positioned to continue its rising course, and the next generation of leadership will help provide that vital vision and execution.” says Steve Pettigrew, VP Sales – DeWolf Chemical.

Nork is a Biology graduate from LaSalle University, who with his wife and two children resides in the Philadelphia suburbs.


About KODA Care:

KODA Care (DeWolf, Glenn, GMZ Care and Tempo Canada) is the leading network of technical service and market-oriented distributors of specialty chemicals to the Personal Care, Color Cosmetics and HI&I markets in North America, specializing in delivering technologically advanced formulating solutions that are competitively aligned with today’s market trends and tomorrow’s industry forecast.


For more information contact:

Hank DeWolf
President – KODA Care

Press contact:

Julia Hernandez
Vice President of Marketing – KODA Care