News Release

Cancarb Announces Organizational Changes

February 1, 2018 - Cancarb Limited

Cancarb Limited is pleased to announce that Ross Buchholz will move to the position of Vice President, Product Quality and Development, effective February 1, 2018. In this role, Ross will use his 28 years of experience in marketing to lead Cancarb's efforts in innovation, quality, and product stewardship.

Also, effective February 1st, Peter Donnelly is appointed Vice President, Marketing. Peter has worked for Cancarb for 23 years in the areas of marketing, commodity management and, most recently, innovation.

Brad Thompson will assume responsibility for all marketing activities in North America and Latin America, as Manager, Americas Marketing. Randy LeClair is appointed Manager, European Marketing, assuming responsibility for all marketing activities in the European region.

"These changes reflect Cancarb's commitment to the development of its people and a renewed effort to grow with our customers through innovative applications," said Ken Tate, President, Cancarb Limited.

About Cancarb Limited
Cancarb is the global leader in the production and marketing of thermal carbon black with customers in 44 countries. Our plant, located in Alberta, Canada, uses state of the art technology to ensure that our Thermax® brand products are of the highest quality and consistency and are produced efficiently and in an environmentally responsible manner. Cancarb is a subsidiary of Tokai Carbon Co. Ltd. With more than 100 years' experience, Tokai Carbon is a global leader in carbon materials with operations in Carbon Black, Graphite Electrode, Fine Carbon and Friction Materials. For further details see

For further information, please contact:

Cancarb Limited: Ken Tate: +1.403.529.4339