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Lehigh adds former Ashland CFO to board

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ATLANTA (Feb. 12, 20-14) — Lamar Chambers, former senior vice president and chief financial officer of specialty chemical giant Ashland Inc., has been elected to the board of directors of Lehigh Technologies Inc., a manufacturer of sustainable, engineered powders from scrap rubber.

Mr. Chambers joined Ashland in 1976 and became CFO in 2006, Lehigh said. He also served on the company's executive committee.

"Lamar will play an important role in supporting Lehigh's growth across multiple market segments," said Lehigh CEO Alan Barton.

Other Lehigh board members include Jim McMaster, former executive vice president of Yokohama Tire Corp., and Steve Delaney, former CEO of electronics manufacturing services provider Celestics Inc.

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Titan International and the United Steelworkers union have petitioned the U.S. International Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce seeking relief from OTR tire imports from China, India and Sri Lanka. What’s your opinion?

I wholeheartedly support their action – something needs to be done.
46%
(36 votes)
I think it’s a bad idea that could inevitably tie the hands of domestic tire makers.
13%
(10 votes)
I oppose any duties against tire importers—they only raise costs for distributors and make it harder to obtain inventory.
24%
(19 votes)
I’m kind of on the fence and not sure what’s right, but need more information before deciding.
14%
(11 votes)
I don’t really care whether or not relief is granted.
3%
(2 votes)
Total votes: 78