Pilot Chemical Names John Manka as Director of Technology

Pilot Chemical Company named John Manka director of technology. He will oversee product development processes and protocols from Pilot’s new cutting-edge technology center, which it is developing in its former corporate headquarters in Sharonville, Ohio. A 29-year veteran of the chemical industry, Manka will establish and manage the new product… Read More

Published July 10, 2019

The Threat of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

“Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development today,” (1) is the lead statement from a fact sheet the World Health Organization (WHO) published on its web site in February 2018.   WHO went further and added: Antibiotic resistance can affect anyone, of any… Read More

Published July 3, 2019

Pilot Chemical Officially Opens New HQ

Pilot Chemical Company unveiled its new corporate headquarters in West Chester Township yesterday morning with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by company executives and employees as well as local community and business leaders.  One of the largest privately held companies in Greater Cincinnati, Pilot Chemical moved its headquarters into about… Read More

Published June 27, 2019

Pilot Chemical Named a Top Workplace

Pilot Chemical Company has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Cincinnati Enquirer. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, a leading provider of technology-based employee… Read More

Published June 7, 2019

Pilot Chemical Launches New Product

Pilot Chemical Company launched a new blend of naturally-derived surfactants that contain a mild and environmentally-friendly preservation system. CalBlend® PE is the latest addition to the company’s line of high-performance blends for personal care applications. Gentle to skin and hair, CalBlend® PE is a complete surfactant blend that is… Read More

Published May 3, 2019

Richard Rehg Named VP of Commercial

Pilot Chemical Company named Richard Rehg vice president of commercial. He will report to Mike Clark, Pilot’s president and COO. A 30-year veteran of the chemical industry, Rehg will provide global leadership and direction for Pilot’s primary business functions, sales and marketing and support the development and commercialization of new… Read More

Published April 8, 2019

Manufacturing Roundtable Discussion with U.S. Senator Rob Portman

Chris Leedy, Pilot Chemical’s Vice President of Manufacturing and Engineering, and Jake Back, a Pilot Chemical chemical operator, visited Rhinestahl Corporation in Mason, Ohio, this past Friday, February 8, to take part in a Manufacturing Roundtable discussion with U.S. Senator Rob Portman and other leading area manufacturers about Ohio manufacturers’… Read More

Published February 13, 2019

Pilot Chemical Launches New Corporate Video

Pilot Chemical is so excited to announce the launch of our new corporate video!  Within the past couple years, Pilot Chemical has acquired new companies, technologies and locations. While we have continued growing, one thing has stayed the same – Pilot’s culture of growth and innovation. This video encompasses… Read More

Published January 29, 2019

Houston Plant Hits 5 Years Without a Recordable Injury

Pilot Chemical’s Houston plant recently hit five years without a recordable or lost-time injury. This is a great achievement for Houston and for Pilot as a company. Safety is extremely important to Pilot Chemical Company, a reason Safety is one of Pilot’s Core Values.   Susan Leslie said, “Ensuring our… Read More

Published November 27, 2018

Pilot Chemical Sales Manager interviewed by Global Business Reports

Bert Gutierrez, General Manager of Latin America, was recently interviewed by Global Business Reports. During the interview, he discussed Pilot’s business vision and its current opportunities in the Latin American market. When Bert was asked about the sector offering the most opportunity for growth in Mexico, Bert mentioned oil… Read More

Published November 8, 2018