Congratulations to Shay Davis, Chemist and Business Development Manager at CHEMEON. Shay has been named to Product Finishing Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 for 2019.
The Products Finishing 40 under 40 (see complete list of 2019 recipients here) is defined by the magazine as an award that honors individuals with a “vast array of experiences and training.” The respected industry publication states “one thing appears to remains constant through all of those selected: the pursuit of excellence in surface finishing.” Shay Davis joins an esteemed list of “chemists, engineers, professors, business development managers, general managers, quality control specialists, and company presidents. They were all nominated for their accomplishments so far, and also for their potential contribution in the future.”
Ms. Davis has been with CHEMEON Surface Technology since 2016, and is an Army veteran and former crew chief on UH-60 BlackHawk helicopters stationed in South Korea and the U.S., with experience in oil/gas operations, automotive and aerospace industries.
Davis has forged new business in CHEMEON Consulting Services and on-site training of anodizing and chemfilm classes. She represents the company at the military and metal finishing conferences in the U.S. and Europe.
Ms. Davis has a chemistry degree from Wheeling Jesuit University and is regarded as a subject matter expert in trivalent chrome for the aerospace and metal finishing industries.
Shay received her award during a presentation ceremony at Sur/Fin 2019 in Chicago. We are proud that Ms. Davis joins CHEMEON scientist Dr. Catherine Munson, a past recipient of this prestigious award.