Chief Executive Officer
Tim Spihlman joined Vi-Jon in January 2013 as Chief Financial Officer with more than twenty years of experience directing financial and operational functions across a diverse group of industries. In September 2015, Tim was promoted to President, assuming responsibility for all company activities.
Prior to joining Vi-Jon, Tim was Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Analysis for Solutia Inc., a global manufacturer of performance materials and specialty chemicals. In this role, Tim was responsible for developing and executing the global growth initiatives for the Company. Previously, he served as Solutia’s Vice President – Corporate Controller and Information Technology and had global responsibility for these functions. During his Solutia tenure, Tim was part of the executive management team that significantly grew the earnings profile of the company, culminating in an 80 percent increase in market capitalization at the time the company was sold to Eastman Chemical. While at Solutia, Tim also served for two years on the Board of Directors of Flexsys, a joint venture between Solutia and Akzo Nobel, and was instrumental in Solutia’s acquisition of Akzo’s ownership interest in 2007.
Earlier in his career, Tim was Vice President of Finance at CoreExpress, Inc., a venture capital backed-technology company, and spent more than seven years in the public accounting industry with Ernst & Young, serving both public and private companies across a wide variety of industries.
Tim received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from Bradley University.