Golden Artist Colors Announces New Golden Paintworks Key Accounts Manager

June 05, 2024

Golden Artist Colors is excited to announce the recent hire of professional artist Kevin Tobin Jr. as the new Key Accounts Manager for its Paintworks Division. In his new role, Tobin will be responsible for managing key customer accounts and sales for GPW Branded products, specifically within the theming industry.

Golden Paintworks® (GPW) is the commercial paint and coatings division of Golden Artist Colors. Paintworks offers an innovative range of product and marketing support solutions, including paintmaking technology and toll manufacturing. Paintworks also markets the architectural products in the GPW Brand, which includes an innovative range of high-quality waterborne specialty coatings and decorative finishes as well as the Mural & Theme line.

In the role of GPW Key Accounts Manager, Tobin will implement both pre-sales and post-sales initiatives to maintain and grow existing relationships as well as establish fruitful new relationships with customers in the theming industry. Additionally, Tobin will introduce customers to both the GPW Mural & Theme line, which includes an extensive range of intense, lightfast colors, and the GPW Decorative line, which contains a wide range of unique textures and metallic colors, perfect for the hospitality market associated with the theme and entertainment sector.

Dana Rice, Director of GOLDEN Paintworks, shared, “The wealth of knowledge and life experiences that Kevin brings to this position has made him an ideal person to spearhead our relationship development initiative in the theming industry. Kevin is a professional artist, who has used GOLDEN products his whole career, as well as a past participant in the GOLDEN Certified Working Artist Programâ„  for the last 18 years. These experiences, combined with his business acumen, genuine, friendly demeaner and overall enthusiasm, make Kevin a pleasure to work with, not only for us, but for our customers as well.”

Prior to joining Golden Paintworks, Tobin was the co-owner of Sterling Papers, a stationery and design firm in Santa Monica, CA, which operated from 1995 until late 2023. In tandem, Tobin has been a fine arts studio artist for the last 30 years. His works hang in the collections of corporations and private individuals in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and a half a dozen European countries. Tobin currently resides with his wife in Sarasota, FL, where his office will be based.

To learn more about Golden Artist Colors, its leadership team, and its comprehensive fine arts materials product offering, click here. For additional information on Golden Paintworks, click here. To explore the GOLDEN Certified Working Artist Program, click here.

Golden Artist Colors Announces New Golden Paintworks Key Accounts Manager