September 20, 2022

American Chemical Solutions Continues to Grow

ACS announces the addition of two new leaders to its growing team:
Rob Gaston to serve as Engineering Lead and Jeff Diercks to serve as Business Development Manager

Muskegon, MIAmerican Chemical Solutions (ACS), a leading global custom chemical manufacturer, today announced its continued growth through the addition of two leading industry executives to its team. Robert E. Gaston is joining the organization as Engineering Lead and Jeffery S. Diercks will serve as Business Development Manager.

“This is an exciting time at American Chemical Solutions, as we continue to expand our services in support of our customers seeking supply chain security,” said Todd Zahn, President and CEO of American Chemical Solutions. “We are excited to welcome Rob Gaston and Jeff Diercks to our team. Rob and Jeff come to ACS with deep industry experience and will further accelerate the ongoing transformation of our company into a best-in-class custom chemical manufacturer, providing safe and reliable operations that meet our customers’ needs.”

As Engineering Lead, Rob Gaston will oversee the development and implementation of ACS manufacturing and engineering strategies and will work in partnership with ACS customers to meet and exceed their technical needs. Mr. Gaston comes to ACS with over three decades of experience, most recently serving as Senior Process Engineer for Georgia-Pacific Chemicals.

Jeff Diercks brings over 40 years of chemical industry sales experience to ACS and spent the last decade working in the specialty chemical tolling market. Mr. Diercks will support the organization’s mission to be a leader in the toll manufacturing business, focusing on developing new business and expanding ACS’s footprint across the market.

Mr. Diercks and Mr. Gaston are just the latest hires for ACS. The company recently announced the addition of Todd Monette as Vice President of Operations and the appointment of Jeremy Venter, PhD, as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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