For Immediate Release
Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Awarded Supplier of the Year by Composites Manufacturer MFG
COLUMBUS, Ohio - (Dec. 18, 2012) - Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (“Momentive Specialty Chemicals” or the “Company”) today announced that it was recently selected as a supplier of the year by Molded Fiber Glass Co., (MFG) a manufacturer that uses Momentive resins to produce wind turbine blades and other composite products. The selection is based on a scoring by the MFG purchasing team of technical support, quality, cost and delivery performance, coupled with inputs from senior management.
Each year Molded Fiber Glass Companies (MFG) hosts a daylong event that brings together the suppliers who play an important part in the company’s success. The 17th Supplier Recognition Day gathered 22 raw material suppliers and three tooling companies. Two companies were singled out by MFG as co-winners of the 2012 Supplier of the Year award, and Momentive Specialty Chemicals, Columbus, Ohio, was one of those selected. Momentive is a leading manufacturer of specialty chemicals and materials, with a range of advanced specialty products for industrial and consumer companies.
About the Company
Based in Columbus, Ohio, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (formerly known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc.) is the global leader in thermoset resins. Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. serves the global wood and industrial markets through a broad range of thermoset technologies, specialty products and technical support for customers in a diverse range of applications and industries. Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC.
Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC (“Momentive”) is the ultimate parent company of Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Momentive is a global leader in specialty chemicals and materials, with a broad range of advanced specialty products that help industrial and consumer companies support and improve everyday life. Its technology portfolio delivers tailored solutions to meet the diverse needs of its customers around the world. Momentive was formed in October 2010 through the combination of entities that indirectly owned Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc. The capital structures and legal entity structures of both Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (formerly known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc.), and their respective subsidiaries and direct parent companies, remain separate. Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. file separate financial and other reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Momentive is controlled by investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC. Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at www.momentive.com
Momentive Corporate Accounts manager Terry Loy accepts the Supplier of the Year award from Molded Fiber Glass Companies. Pictured from L to R, Greg Tilton, MFG EVP & COO, Terry Loy, George Noggle, Momentive sales manager, North America, Richard Morrison, MFG CEO, and Dan Plona, MFG Senior VP Purchasing.