Latest Press Releases

Dr. Jamil Baghdachi to Deliver 2017 Mattiello Lecture at ACA’s CoatingsTech Conference

January 23, 2017 Press Releases
In addition to the prestigious Mattiello Memorial Lecture, the CoatingsTech Conference will feature a multi-track forum for all professionals in the coatings industry.

David Bem to Deliver Keynote Address at ACA’s 2017 CoatingsTech Conference

November 10, 2016 Press Releases
The CoatingsTech Conference provides a forum for sharing the most innovative technologies and applications shaping the industry, as well as regulatory trends through a series of focused technical sessions, short courses, and advanced training sessions.

ACA Seeks Nominations for Mattiello Lecture Award

October 25, 2016 Press Releases, Uncategorized
The Joseph J. Mattiello Lecture Award will be presented at the ACA CoatingsTech Conference, March 20–22, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio.

ACA Announces Call for Papers: 2017 CoatingsTech Conference

August 30, 2016 Press Releases
This biennial conference features a multi-track forum, industry awards, and presentation opportunities for both industry professionals and students, and will follow the theme of “Meeting the Sustainability Challenges of Today and Tomorrow.” Abstracts will be accepted through Oct. 15, 2016.

ACA Announces New Officers, Charles W. Shaver and Charles E. Bennett

April 22, 2016 Press Releases
Charles W. Shaver (Charlie), Chairman and CEO of Axalta Coating Systems will serve as ACA Chairman, and Charles E. Bennett (Chuck), Chairman of Randolph Products, Inc. and Vice Chairman of Dixie Chemical Company, will serve as ACA Vice Chairman & Treasurer.

Sandra Chapman Receives ACA Industry Excellence Award 

April 11, 2016 Press Releases
Chapman, director of transportation for The Sherwin-Williams Company’s Corporate Regulatory Affairs division, received ACA's Industry Excellence Award for her service to the association and industry through significant technical contributions and participation on ACA Transportation & Distribution Committee.

Four Individuals Receive ACA Industry Achievement Awards 

April 11, 2016 Press Releases
The Industry Achievement Award is given in recognition of specific contributions to the paint and coatings industry.

Three Individuals Honored with ACA Industry Statesmen Awards

April 11, 2016 Press Releases
The Industry Statesmen Award is an honor given to individuals at or near retirement, in recognition and appreciation of their long and devoted service to the paint and coatings industry.

Christopher M. Connor Receives ACA’s Heckel Award

April 11, 2016 Press Releases
Christopher M. Connor, executive chairman of The Sherwin-Williams Company, received the George Baugh Heckel Award — the association’s highest honor — in recognition of his leadership efforts on behalf of the association and the industry.