ACPA has named Scott J. Mueller as the association’s Vice President of Marketing, effective April 1, 2019.
Mueller’s previous professional experience includes global, senior marketing and strategy leadership roles in companies where he blended marketing and technology to develop and implement brand strategies through channel disruption, innovation and digital marketing.
Prior to joining ACPA, he served as Chief Revenue Officer of Jelmar LLC, a Skokie, Ill.-based company recognized as the market leader in specialty chemicals and cleaners, notably under the brand name of “CLR.” In this role, he was responsible for sales, marketing, business- and product-development. He also served as Director of Marketing-Worldwide with AMCOL International Corp., a Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based holding company engaged in industrial/manufacturing markets (mining and construction technologies), consumer packaged goods/food, pet care, cosmetics, and healthcare.
He previously served as Director of Marketing (Global) for Dayton Superior Corporation in Dayton, Ohio. Dayton Superior, an ACPA member company, is a leading provider of concrete accessories, chemicals, forming products and paving products for the non-residential construction industry.
“We are pleased to welcome Scott as a member of the ACPA national staff,” says Gerald F. Voigt, ACPA President & CEO. “Scott’s vast experience in senior marketing and strategy development roles provide him with both familiarity and fresh perspectives on our industry. His expertise and experience will be vital as we continue to implement our National and local promotion plans throughout the United States.”
“It’s great to be a part of the ACPA team. Working with a national organization that has a proactive, long-term strategy combined with near-term goals will be an exciting experience,” Mueller says.
Mueller holds a Bachelor’s Degree in marketing from Michigan State University. He is also certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt in the Six Sigma Master’s Program from the Chicago Deming Association. His project leadership has been recognized with awards and honors, including a platinum award in websites from the Hermes Creative Awards program and website of the month honors from Kentico. In his spare time, Mueller is also involved with several industry and civic organizations.