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PPG Executive Vice President Viktor Sekmakas Retires.

PPG's Executive Vice President Viktor Sekmakas retired Sept. 30 after a 20year tenure with the company.

Sekmakas held several leadership roles in PPG's automotive, industrial and packaging coatings businesses, as well as in the company's Asia Pacific Viktor Sekmakas and Europe, Middle East and Africa regions.

"Viktor has truly been a dynamic global leader for PPG," said PPG chairman and CEO Michael McGarry. "He has played a key role in expanding our global businesses and operations; strengthening many important customer relationships; and developing new, more efficient and effective business processes.

Sekmakas, who joined PPG in 1997 as a market development manager, spearheaded the efforts to maximize shareholder value in the divestitures of the glass and fiber glass businesses while championing the decision to enter the coatings services business.

He was named EVP in 2012.

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