A Schulman, an international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins, has announced that Paul DeSantis, vice president, chief financial officer (CFO), treasurer and assistant secretary, will leave the company. DeSantis, who joined the company in 2006, has accepted a position as CFO of Bob Evans Farms, a company that owns and operates full-service restaurants under the Bob Evans and Mimi’s Cafe brand names and is also a producer and distributor of a variety of food items under the Bob Evans and Owens brand names. DeSantis’ last day will be 28 February 2011.
A Schulman has retained a national search firm to identify and evaluate candidates as DeSantis’ successor. In the interim, the oversight of financial responsibilities will be assumed by Donald ‘Mickey’ McMillan, corporate controller. McMillan, a certified public accountant (CPA), has been with the company for 15 years and has held a variety of positions within A Schulman’s finance team. Prior to joining the company, he spent 13 years in public accounting.
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