Avon, Ohio – Maroon Group LLC, a leading specialty chemical and ingredient distributor, announced the retirement of Dan T. Canavan Sr. from D.B. Becker, a Maroon Group LLC Company. Howard Hubert, President of Maroon Group’s CASE and Plastics verticals, has been appointed to lead the business with the support of the existing D.B. Becker management team. This is the culmination of a long-term transition plan that the company had in place and Dan and Howard have worked closely together to ensure a smooth transition.
Dan has been the President of D.B. Becker, a company that he purchased in 1990, and together with his family and team grew to be one of the most respected chemical distributors in the CASE and related markets. D.B. Becker became part of Maroon Group in July 2015.
“On behalf of our entire organization, I would like to thank Dan for his tireless leadership and visionary approach as he led D.B. Becker through decades of sustained growth,” comments Mark E. Reichard, Maroon Group President and CEO. “Dan has had a remarkable career, focused on service to our customers and suppliers, and developing the next generation of leaders. He built the foundation for the numerous opportunities that lie ahead. We are so pleased for Dan, Linda, and their entire family as he moves into this next phase of his career.”
About Maroon Group
Maroon Group (www.maroongroupllc.com) is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients across North America. Based in Avon, Ohio, Maroon Group has thrived on creating success for customers by forming partnerships with leading manufacturers and supplying consistent products on time. Customers in the CASE, Plastics, Specialty Intermediates, CARE, and HI&I markets have come to rely on Maroon’s technical sales team, exceptional customer service, and global sourcing capabilities. The company will continue to explore opportunities to form partnerships with proven entrepreneurs that have built sustainable, best-in-class distributors of specialty chemicals and ingredients.