New VP of Sales and Marketing at Chemcoaters

Mike Tieri now leads coil coating sales, brand building and development to mills, metal service centers and OEMs.

Mike Tieri, 59, has been named the vice president of sales and marketing at Chemcoaters, Inc. (Gary, IN), a leading coil coater and manufacturer of proprietary coating chemistries at their sister company Eco Green Coatings LLC (Gary, IN). The appointment was announced by company president Bill Capizzano.

Tieri joined the company in 2013 following a long career in steel sales dating back to 1993 at Cresco Steel, then Viking Materials and Kloeckner Metals. Subsequently, he was a sales manager for Chicago Tube & Iron, Kloeckner and JDM Steel. Prior to this promotion, he served as director of sales and marketing for Chemcoaters and Eco Green, spearheading the efforts on both companies’ sales initiatives, key account management, sales strategy and new business development. He works closely with their ad and PR agency on brand building and development of the messaging to the mills, service centers and OEMs they support in the industry.

Recently, Tieri developed a highly successful campaign for the company’s coil washing service by using a “Car Wash” theme he developed with the agency. He was also honored in 2016 by the Metal Service Center Institute for his innovative and clever social media campaigns. Tieri and his wife, Jill. live in Tinley Park, IL. They have five children and six grandchildren. They are members of Harvest Bible Chapel in Rolling Meadows, IL.,