Foam supplier Latex International in Shelton, Conn., has named Kevin Coleman president.
Coleman replaces Mike Lorelli, who left the company in November 2006. Coleman has been Latex International’s chief operating officer since 2005 and he retains those duties.
John Pouschine, Latex International chairman of the board and co–founder of Pouschine Cook Capital Partners, the company’s majority shareholder, credited Coleman with shepherding Latex International’s operations during two years of growth.
“Under his leadership, the company significantly improved operating results, while increasing operating capacity and driving innovation and customer service,” Pouschine said. “The board is excited about the future of the company and his ability to constantly challenge the status quo and drive positive change.”