American Chemet Corporation is a USA-based manufacturer and marketer of metal-based chemicals. American Chemet sells its products internationally, some through a network of agents and distributors. American Chemet products are used in marine anti-fouling paints, roofing materials, agricultural chemicals, anti-microbial products, the automotive parts industry, wood treatment and a variety of other industrial and commercial applications.
For more than twenty years, Larry Larison served as a Director, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee for American Chemet. During that time American Chemet employed a management system very similar to the Points of Focus and Protocols for Continuous Performance Improvement that are the cornerstone of success in the Columbia Management System™.
During Mr. Larison’s service, American Chemet grew from 21 million pounds of product sold to 74 million pounds sold and profits on sales improved as well.