May 2021

Diversified CPC International appoints David Burks as COO

Diversified CPC International (DCPC) has named David Burks as COO. In this newly created role, Burks will help DCPC advance its focus on safety and sustainability through the “Power of Purity” worldwide.

Burks joined the DCPC International Team as Executive VP in September 2018, after a 25-year career at Worthington Industries. While at Worthington, he held several key management roles in sales, commercial and manufacturing operations. He also led the integration of several key strategic acquisitions in the company’s refrigerant and industrial gas cylinder business.

“David has a proven record of achieving consistent year over year top and bottom-line growth,” said DCPC President & CEO Bill Auriemma. “Since joining the DCPC executive management team, he has demonstrated the skills and foresight to execute our long-term growth targets while maintaining a focus on safe manufacturing and logistics operations, quality customer service and sustainable business practices.”

“I am thrilled to take on this new challenge and to help the company strengthen its position as a global leader in the design, production and distribution of the highest quality aerosol propellants, hydrocarbon refrigerants and specialty applications,” Burks said.

Burks has also served on several boards and industry trade groups throughout his career. Most recently, he was appointed to the Household and Consumer Products Association (HCPA) Board of Directors and the Alliance for Consumer Education (ACE) Board of Trustees.