E.T. Horn Bolsters its Coatings Sales Group
The Addition of Eva O’Keefe Fortifies its Position as an Industry Innovator
July 22, 2010 05:43 PM Eastern Daylight Time
LA MIRADA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The E.T. Horn Company, a leading national distributor,
supplier, marketer, and manufacturer of specialty chemicals and ingredients, today announced that Eva O’Keefe has
been hired as Strategic Account Manager. She will be assigned to broaden and oversee key accounts within the
company’s Coatings and Building Materials Group, which concentrates within the paint & coatings, building
materials, non-structural adhesives, inks/graphic arts, and ceramics markets.
A member of the LASCT, Ms. O’Keefe’s career spans many years within the industry, including various account
development and management stints at Behr, Betz PaperChem, Arch Biocides, and Angus (a division of Dow).
Most recently, she was sales manager for PT Hutchins, serving California, Arizona, and Nevada.
E.T. Horn’s distinct business model includes six individual sales groups targeted at specific markets. The Industrial
Division consists of the Advanced Materials Groups and the Coatings and Building Materials Group, both of which
serve their customers by providing experienced formulation guidance, problem solving capabilities and superior
“Today’s global economy certainly demands that our team of associates - from customer service all the way to
technical sales - remain on the forefront of proficiency to meet our customer’s expectations,” said Bob Ahn,
Industrial Division President. “With Eva, we have augmented the Coatings Group with a proven professional to help
us continue in a growth mode. We are extremely pleased and welcome her to our family.”
Ms. O’Keefe holds a BS Degree in Industrial & System Engineering from the University of Florida. In addition, she
completed her graduate work with an MBA from Pepperdine University. She currently lives in San Clemente with
her husband, Sean,