Sartomer Americas (Exton, PA), a business unit of Arkema Inc. and a supplier of specialty acrylate and methacrylate monomers and oligomers, has named John Erbeck senior account manager. In his new role, Erbeck will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic sales plan for Sartomer and marketing Sartomer’s specialty chemicals to formulators in New England, Michigan and Canada. He will report directly to Chris Petrangeli, Americas sales manager. Erbeck joins Sartomer with more than 25 years of marketing, sales and business development experience in the coatings, plastics and graphics arts markets. He began his career with Sun Chemical Corp., where he held technical service and sales roles in the general printing ink division. He gained much of his experience in management and business development roles for companies including MD-Both Industries (Chicago) and Wolstenholme International (Chicago). Most recently, he served as product line manager, business development and marketing manager for Emerald Performance Materials.