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P.O.R. Products names Jason Anagnostis, Ph.D. as the new President
and Chief Technical Officer of the automotive coating company
well known for the POR-15 Brand of products.

New Rochelle, NY – May 3, 2019 — P.O.R. Products. announces the promotion of Jason Anagnostis to President and Chief Technical Officer. In his new role, Dr. Anagnostis will oversee day-to-day business operations for all departments as well as lead brand strategy and product development for P.O.R. Products. The company manufactures and markets the POR-15 brand of automotive restoration products and is now launching a new line of automotive refinish products. 

In his position as Vice President and General Manager at P.O.R. Products for the past seven years, Anagnostis was instrumental in growing the POR-15 Brand as a groundbreaker in rust preventive and restoration coatings. Anagnostis joined P.O.R. Products after nine years at Benjamin Moore Paints where he was Technical Director of Complimentary Coatings. In that role, he managed the development team and its agreements and relationships while overseeing business-to-business development with strategic vendors and other key partners.

Anagnostis holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry and has 17 years of industry experience, spanning the design and formulation of UV curable, architectural, industrial, and automotive finishes. His skills, expertise, and enthusiasm for car culture, auto restoration, and coatings technology development will continue to help grow the business and strengthen the family-feel of P.O.R. Products and its solid reputation with its customers. 

Founded in 1923, P.O.R. Products, Inc. (formerly Absolute Coatings) is a manufacturing business located in Metro New York. With its beginnings in the shellac category, then polyurethane floor coatings, P.O.R. Products has been committed to innovation and redefining quality through superior service and expertise. P.O.R. Products is a global supplier of industry-leading performance coating products and offers knowledgeable advice on product selection and technical support. P.O.R. Products and its associated brands will continue to evolve through research and development and grow its achievements in the industry. 



In a world where name brands are owned by anonymous corporate entities, Paint Over Rust Products, LLC. (P.O.R. Products) is an organization headquartered in New Rochelle, New York. We research, develop, and manufacture products onsite, in our state-of-the-art facility. Our hands on approach and entrepreneurial spirit keep us committed to innovation and high quality with an emphasis on personal and professional customer service. P.O.R. Products is continually evolving through research and development to grow its achievements in the Rust Preventive and Specialty Coatings industry.