Marshall D. Moore is Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Operations at OMNOVA Solutions Inc. OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE: OMN) is a $760 million global producer of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals, and decorative and functional surfaces.
Mr. Moore assumed his current position on January 20, 2017. He joined OMNOVA in March 2015 as Vice President, Technology and Innovation Excellence for the Company’s Performance Chemicals business.
In his current role, Mr. Moore continues to drive Innovation Excellence with disciplined new product development processes focused on differentiated technology platforms that deliver successful business outcomes for OMNOVA and its customers. He is applying the same discipline to optimize the effectiveness and efficiency of OMNOVA’s global information technology systems to fully leverage the significant capabilities of these systems as tools to help drive growth.
Prior to joining OMNOVA Solutions, Mr. Moore served in a range of leadership roles at Chemtura Corporation including Director of Research & Development, Advocacy and Marketing from September 2008 to December 2014, and Vice President of Quality and Process Excellence from July 2003 to August 2008. Previously, he served as Global Technology Director and Six Sigma Master Blackbelt at GE Specialty Chemicals, and Global Product Design Leader at GE Plastics.
Mr. Moore studied Analytical Chemistry at The Ohio State University and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Marietta College. He holds 4 U.S. patents in the area of polymers and polymer additives.
Mr. Moore is active with the American Chemistry Council (ACC), currently serving as an Executive Advisor to Board members. Previously, he served on the Federal Affairs Committee and the North American Flame Retardant Alliance Industry Panel at ACC.