Zep, a global chemical goods company selling a wide variety of high-performance products used by both professionals and consumers to clean, maintain, and protect their assets, recently announced that Rich Rizzardi had joined the company as president of Zep Vehicle Care, including the Niagara and PurClean/PurWater brands.

Rizzardi most recently led the label and packaging business unit of Taylor Corporation, where he implemented key initiatives that improved sales force productivity, brought innovation tocustomer solutions, and established core strategies for sustained margin improvements.