Dow Automotive on Wednesday named George Hamilton its COO.
Hamilton, 47, joined the Dow Chemical Co. in 1978. He most recently was vice president of automotive materials. In his new role, Hamilton will be responsible for the daily operations of Dow Automotive and will continue to manage the automotive materials business.
Dow Automotive of Auburn Hills, Mich., is a supplier of plastics, adhesives, sealants, plastics-enhanced products, and body engineered systems.
Dow Automotive had $605 million in 2001 North American original equipment auto parts sales. The company ranks No. 69 on the Automotive News list of the Top 150 original equipment parts suppliers to North America.