Ghent, Belgium (PRWEB) September 12, 2012
Taminco Inc. has selected Ellen Van De Woestijne to lead global marketing efforts for its feed and specialty additive products. As Global Market Manager, she heads a team of country- and region-based sales and marketing professionals dedicated to helping Taminco customers maintain their competitive advantage in markets around the world.
Van De Woestijne joined Taminco in March 2010 after five years with Johnson & Johnson, where she served as a product manager specializing in new business development and emerging markets.
She received her master’s degree in Chinese and Economics from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, and her MBA from the China Europe International Business School.
The Performance Products unit of Taminco’s Specialty Amines division focuses on branded products for specific end applications serving the energy, feed additives and specialty additives markets.
Taminco serves the animal nutrition market with its Taminizer line of Choline Chloride (Vitamin B4) additives. Taminco is dedicated to feed additives and continuously invests in research and development of new feed additives. Quality and safety are top priorities in the company’s feed additive production. Taminizer® C, a carrier-free dry white choline chloride with free flowing properties, is one of the recent unique developments.
Taminco provides several neutralizing amine additives for the paints and coatings markets with enhanced performance properties, enabling coatings formulators to develop products with outstanding performance. The company’s product line includes Advantex® amine additive, which provides enhanced pigment dispersion properties, and Vantex®-T, a zero-VOC – odor-free amine technology.
Taminco’s Synergex® product line includes unique products designed to meet the specific demands of the metalworking fluid market, providing extended fluid life, enhanced lubricity and low toxicity.
Taminco, The Amine Company is the world’s only global integrated specialist alkylamine producer. Alkylamines and their derivatives are key building blocks in a broad array of chemical products that have a wide range of applications. In this way, Taminco makes a valuable contribution to diverse markets including Food and Nutrition, Personal and Home Care, Energy and Water Treatment. Focusing on its 3 core values, Passion, Care and Integrity, Taminco works constructively towards a sustainable and innovative future. With its operational headquarters in Ghent, Belgium, Taminco owns and operates manufacturing facilities worldwide and, together with its global sales network, has more than 800 employees spread across 19 countries. For more information about Taminco, please visit http://www.taminco.com.