21 January 2022

Adhesives Research names Brad Zechman President beginning January 2022

Adhesives Research, Inc., a global developer and manufacturer of unique self-adhesive tapes and adhesive products, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brad Zechman to the position of President beginning January 2022. In his new position, Brad will be responsible for driving the global growth and development of Adhesives Research’s business in the Healthcare and Industrial markets in North America, Europe and Asia. 

Brad Zechman joined Adhesives Research in 2018 and successfully grew the North America business through a dedicated strategy of customer engagement and new customer development. Prior to joining Adhesives Research, Brad served as Vice President, Global Packaging at HB Fuller. In addition, Brad has worked for Lord Corporation in Global Marketing, Sales and Operations Leadership roles, including assignments overseas. Before Lord Corporation, Brad held brand roles at Ford Motor Company and both engineering and commercial roles at National Starch and Chemical.

Brad is a graduate of Rutgers University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, as well as a MBA from the Wharton School of Business.

Adhesives Research is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coating, films and laminates. Founded in 1961, Adhesives Research develops unique solutions to meet the unmet needs of its customers by leveraging its core competencies in adhesive formulation and coating technologies. Adhesives Research’s products are used in a diverse range of applications around the world in the healthcare, industrial, electronics, construction and automotive markets.

With headquarters in Glen Rock, PA, Adhesives Research also operates manufacturing facilities in Ireland, and has sales and marketing offices in the United Kingdom, China and Singapore. Adhesives Research’s North American and European development and manufacturing facilities are certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 485 standards.

For more information on Adhesives Research and its products, call
1-800-445-6240, (+1-717-235-7979 outside North America), email marketing@arglobal.com or visit our website at www.adhesivesresearch.com.