Palmer Holland, a North American specialty chemical and fine ingredient distributor, announced its newest addition to the lubricants team, Curt Ellison.
Ellison joins Palmer Holland as a lubricants account manager where he will be responsible for a territory that includes the U.S. states of Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin. He brings more than 20 years of experience in the lubricant industry where he held various positions, including grease R&D chemist, global account manager, and director of Product Management at Chemtool Inc. Prior to joining the lubricants industry, Ellison served in the U.S. Navy.
Ellison is a former member of the Board of Directors for the National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI) and former primary representative for the Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA). He holds a BS in Business Management from National-Louis University and an AAS in Chemistry from the College of Lake County.