The HERO Products Group (HERO), a division of I.C.T.C. Holdings Corp., has appointed Glen Knowles as senior vice-president, sales and marketing, Americas.He brings with him over 20 years experience in sales & marketing inclusive of 15 years in the paint and coatings industry. His experience includes Consumer Group Canada and Wood Care Canada and most recently, he served as vice-president, sales & marketing, for Sherwin-Williams’ Diversified Brands Division in Canada. Earlier, he was product manager for the power tool company Makita. Steve Balmer, president & COO of HERO Products Group said, “I’m pleased to announce Glen in HERO’s most senior role in sales and marketing. Glen’s experience, from retailers to key accounts will aid him in bringing forward the needs of the paint industry’s key paint producers and the point of sale equipment component, that will help HERO continue to expand distribution of our paint equipment and integrate with our global service requirements. “Glen has a proven record of facilitating long term business relationships with both customers and industry partners. His strong winning attitude and personality are assets that will complement and enhance HERO’s ability to meet the needs of our customers as we continue to provide quality, innovative color technology and support to the industry.”