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Connell Brothers Appoints Former Dupont Manager as Head of Marketing Communication

Source: Connell Brothers

Hong Kong, Jan 3, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Connell Brothers, a division of Wilbur-Ellis Company and the largest marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients in Asia-Pacific, announced today that it has appointed Wendy Wong as the Head of Marketing Communication.

Wong is responsible for developing and executing marketing communication strategies across Asia-Pacific, and ensuring that Connell Brothers is well-represented among external and internal audiences.

"Wendy is an excellent addition to our team at Connell Brothers," said Azita Owlia, vice president of North Asia. "Her experience and knowledge of the industry will help us meet our business goals and better communicate our leading position in the specialty chemicals distribution business across Asia-Pacific."

Wong has over 25 years of marketing communication experience in Asia-Pacific. Before joining Connell Brothers, she worked as regional marketing communications manager at DuPont for more than 20 years, and she also worked at advertising agents in her earlier career. She earned her Bachelor of Art in Sociology from University of California, San Diego and is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Wong will report to Owlia while working closely with the Connell Brothers senior Leadership team. Wong is based in Hong Kong.

About Connell Brothers

Founded in 1895, Connell Brothers is a division of Wilbur-Ellis Company and is the largest marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients in Asia-Pacific with a keen focus on technical service, customer support, and environmental, health, and safety. Connell Brothers provides complete supply chain management from transportation, documentation, warehousing, and sales and distribution in 17 countries and in 37 offices located throughout Asia-Pacific. For more information, please visit

Source: Connell Brothers

Sandra Gharib
Corporate Communication 
Wilbur-Ellis Company

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