Dow Corning Names Sheets New CFO
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MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) _ Dow Corning Corp. named company veteran Joseph D. Sheets as its next chief financial officer on Thursday.
Sheets, 42, general manager of Dow Corning’s Xiameter business, will become CFO on March 31.
Launched in March, Xiameter is Corning’s Web-based operation which sells large volumes of silicon-based materials.
Sheets succeeds Gifford E. Brown, 56, who is retiring.
Dow Corning manufactures thousands of silicon-based products.
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