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Mark Fanelli

Fanelli Retires, Two Promotions Announced at PPG

June 11, 2009

Mark Fanelli, director of sales, performance glazings, for Pittsburgh-based PPG Industries, retired after 30 years with the company on June 1. During his career with PPG, Fanelli held a variety of leadership roles in manufacturing, quality, marketing and sales. Most recently, he led the development of the PPG Certified Fabricator Network.

Mark Seeton

In making the announcement, Gary R. Danowski, vice president, performance glazings, praised Fanelli's "can-do" attitude and said PPG would miss his "enthusiasm, ease of developing relationships, command of details, sense of humor and dedication to PPG and its customers."

Before becoming director of sales, performance glazings, Fanelli served as director of new products, flat glass and director of production, automotive OEM glass. He will be replaced by Mark Seeton, formerly sales manager, performance glazings.

Prior to joining PPG in 2003 Seeton was the divisional sales manager for Pella Corp. in Pittsburgh. He began his career at PPG as national accounts manager, window and door.

Glenn Davis

Glenn Davis was appointed to Seeton's former post as sales manager, performance glazings. He will be responsible for sales in the eastern United States and for managing a residential insulating glass unit fabrication facility in Allentown, Pa. Davis joined PPG in 1983 and was most recently director of sales leadership in the corporate growth department.

Seeton and Davis are both graduates of the Pennsylvania State University. Seeton has a bachelor of science degree in marketing and Davis holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering and a master of business administration degree from Kent State University.

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