INDIANAPOLIS, IN—KECO Coatings, a nationally recognized industry leader specializing in developing and applying lab-tested and technically superior coatings, named Scott Bryant as general manager at its Statesville, NC, facility. KECO Coatings is headquartered in Indianapolis.
Scott brings extensive coating experience to his position. Prior to joining KECO Coatings, he was employed as development manager with PPG Industrial Coatings and before that he served as CEO of H.M. Elliott Coatings, Mooresville, NC.
“I have developed a number of coating techniques that are used in different applications and I’ve been affiliated with anything that you can put Teflon on. I’m excited to be a part of KECO’s team and look forward to putting my experience to work,” Scott said.
“We’re pleased to have Scott join our company,” said Mike Klinge, founder and president of KECO Coatings. “His considerable experience and his passion for the coating industry make him a great fit to lead our Statesville operation.”
Dovetailing with KECO’s coating processes to the racing and high performance industries is Scott’s extensive background in NASCAR, having worked with Penske motorsports, Hendrick Motorsports, Richard Childress Racing and Michael Waltrip Racing. “I’ve been involved with NASCAR on several levels from driving to crew chief, to technical inspector to building cars and motors,” he said.
Scott resides in Taylorsville with his wife, Christy, and daughter, Karlee.