On October 5th, ACP and Nouryon came together to provide an inside look at the importance of relationship-building in mentorship. Nouryon is a global specialty chemicals leader with operations in more than 80 countries. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on the company’s essential solutions to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Nouryon’s Veterans Network creates a community for service members, former service members, and their families. Nouryon understands how military experience contributes to its mission and exemplifies its company values.
The panel featured five guest speakers: Victor Altamirano, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran and ACP Protege; John Callaway, Senior Director of Global Carbon Business Strategy and Programs at Nouryon and U.S. Navy Veteran; Anthony Mitchell, U.S. Army Veteran and ACP Protege; Regina Tracy, Global Director of Corporate Communications & Events at Nouryon; and Kristopher VanKleek, VP Business Planning at Nouryon. They mainly focused the discussion on how to navigate career paths, discussion topics, and the best ways to grow your career in the civilian world after the military. The event was followed by a Q&A.