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Cooper Standard names Corrent to vice president, strategy and M&A

10/12/2018 - Novi, MI - Cooper Standard announced the appointment of Gabrielle Corrent to vice president, strategy and M&A (mergers and acquisitions) effective October 1. Based at the Company's world headquarters in Novi, Mich. she will become a member of the global leadership team, reporting directly to Jeffrey Edwards, Chairman and CEO, Cooper Standard. Corrent is a strategic visionary with strong leadership skills gained through more than 15 years of financial and business partnership roles with Fortune 500 companies. In her new role, Corrent will lead Cooper Standard's global business development initiatives including the identification of opportunities, due diligence processes, and all deal related transition and integration activities. "Gabrielle brings with her a proven track record of leadership around integrating acquisitions and leveraging profitability," said Edwards. "It's clear that she possesses the passion, energy and expertise to help Cooper Standard further execute its M&A strategy to further drive profitable growth." Prior to joining Cooper Standard, Corrent served as CFO, Global Automotive at Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Co-located in Frankfurt, Germany and Troy, Mich., she served as a financial leader and strategic partner for the company's $1 billion global automotive business. Previously, she served the company as director of finance, Americas automotive and director of FP&A (financial planning and analysis), North America automotive. From 2008 to 2013, she held roles of increasing responsibility at ANN Inc. in New York, most recently serving as director of corporate finance. She began her career at Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn, Mich. as an engineer and advanced through various roles of increasing responsibility. Corrent earned a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from the University of Michigan (UM) in Ann Arbor and a Master of Business Administration degree, with an emphasis on corporate finance and strategy, from UM's Stephen M. Ross School of Business. She is a member the UM Society of Women Engineers, Michigan Business Women organization at the UM Ross School of Business, CFO Leadership Council and active in several organizations supporting youth in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programs.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Rubber industry sees price hikes for raw materials and distribution - click to expand

Global solution styrene butadiene rubber market forecast to grow at CAGR of 9.2 percent through 2026 - click to expand

Goodyear helps two million truckers over the past 10 years - click to expand

Camso opens new off-road tire manufacturing facility in Peosta, Iowa - click to expand

Book of the Week: 2018 Blue Book - Materials, Compounding Ingredients and Services for the Rubber Industry - now available - click to expand

Friday, October 19, 2018

TBC Corporation finalizes rebranding of Merchant's locations to NTB Tire & Service Centers - click to expand

Book of the day - Fatigue, Stress and Strain of Rubber Components, by Judson Bauman - click to expand

Rain-X launches precision-engineered silicone rubber wiper blade - click to expand

Scientists backed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation invent self-lubricating condom - click to expand

Goodyear announces increase in quarterly dividend to 16 cents per share - click to expand

Global rubber transmission belt market forecast to reach $4.41 billion by 2025 - click to expand

Thursday, October 18, 2018

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals is now Nouryon - click to expand

Indian researchers attempt breeding dual use rubber clones for latex and pulp - click to expand

Isoprene rubber latex market forecast to grow at a CAGR of 7 percent through 2025 - click to expand

Session on natural rubber and its future to be held during EU Raw Materials Week - click to expand

Rubber process oil market is projected to reach $2.33 billion by 2023 - click to expand

ARPM announces winners of third annual Educational Outreach Contest - click to expand

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Global styrene butadiene rubber market forecast to reach $14.75 billion by 2026 - click to expand

2018 Winthrop Sears Medal awarded to Dr. George Corbin of Solvay Specialty Polymers - click to expand

Apollo Tyres promotes Benoit Rivallant to president of its European operations - click to expand

PolyOne opens state-of-the-art thermoplastic elastomer production line in India - click to expand

Vietnam ranks third in natural rubber exports - click to expand

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Bridgestone Sports uses tire technology to create new line of golf shoes - click to expand

Goodyear introduces Roll by Goodyear shopping and installation experience - click to expand

Kraiburg TPE to unveil thermoplastic elastomer hybrid material at Fakuma 2018 - click to expand

Yokohama launches procurement policy for sustainable natural rubber - click to expand

Two of three Active Mineral plants resume operation after Hurricane Michael - click to expand

Isoprene rubber latex market forecast to reach $340 million by 2025 - click to expand

Monday, October 15, 2018

Mike Norman appointed Chief Commercial Officer at VMI - click to expand

Bridgestone to launch new low-friction elastic sliding bearings - click to expand

Toyo Tire wins 2018 Good Design award for its M925 snow tire - click to expand

Injection molding machine market is projected to reach $19.68 billion by 2023 - click to expand

Cooper Tire Europe announces closure of Melksham, England tire production facility - click to expand

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics to be acquired by the investment firm KKR - click to expand

Market Reports

Global rubber diaphragm market forecast to reach $11.4 billion by 2026 - click to expand

Global fast curing nitrile butadiene rubber market forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.3% through 2026 - click to expand

Global sheet molding compound market is expected to reach an estimated $3.2 billion by 2023 - click to expand

Global rubber transmission belt market forecast to reach at $4.41 billion by 2025 - click to expand

Global solution styrene butadiene rubber market forecast to grow at CAGR of 9.2 percent through 2026 - click to expand

Rubber process oil market is projected to reach $2.33 billion by 2023 - click to expand

Isoprene rubber latex market forecast to grow at a CAGR of 7 percent through 2025 - click to expand

Global styrene butadiene rubber market forecast to reach $14.75 billion by 2026 - click to expand

Isoprene rubber latex market forecast to reach $340 million by 2025 - click to expand

Injection molding machine market is projected to reach $19.68 billion by 2023 - click to expand

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