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Chase Corporation Announces CFO Appointment and Transition Plan


(NYSE:CCF), today announced the appointment of
Christian J. Talma to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Talma
will assume full responsibility of the Finance, Accounting and IT
functions of the Company. Previously, he served as Chief Accounting
Officer since joining Chase in August of 2018.

"It's been extremely fulfilling to be part of this dynamic company as
CAO and I'm looking forward to the next chapter with a fantastic team,"
Mr. Talma said. "Our goal is to continue to build on Chase's strong
foundation to achieve our long-term growth and profitability

Adam P. Chase, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Since
joining Chase in August, Christian has integrated quickly with our
commercial and operational organizations. He is a thoughtful, innovative
leader with a strong background in all elements of strategy and finance.
Christian has a proven ability to build strong teams and deliver optimal
performance and growth."

Mr. Talma replaces Kenneth (Ken) Feroldi who will continue as a Chase
company officer fulfilling the role of Treasurer and senior advisor on
Investor Relations, Capital Structure and M&A.

Mr. Chase added, "We thank Ken for his many contributions to the Company
as CFO, including the integration of NEPTCO, and look forward to the new
roles both Ken and Christian will play in the Chase leadership."

Mr. Talma brings over 23 years of finance and operations experience to
Chase. He spent 14 years in finance leadership roles with increasing
responsibility at Siemens, and most recently served as the VP of
Operations Finance and Strategy at Haemonetics. Mr. Talma earned an MBA
from NYU's Stern School of Business and bachelor's degree in finance
from Boston College.

Chase Corporation is a global specialty chemicals company that is a
leading manufacturer of protective materials for high-reliability
applications across diverse market sectors. Founded in 1946, the
Westwood, Massachusetts-based company employs over 700 people with
operations in the North America, Europe and Asia.

Cautionary Note Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
statements in this press release are forward-looking. These may be
identified by the use of forward-looking words or phrases such as
"believe"; "expect"; "anticipate"; "should"; "planned"; "estimated" and
"potential", among others. These forward-looking statements are based on
Chase Corporation's current expectations. The Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe harbor" for such
forward-looking statements. To comply with the terms of the safe harbor,
the Company cautions investors that any forward-looking statements made
by the Company are not guarantees of future performance and that a
variety of factors could cause the Company's actual results and
experience to differ materially from the anticipated results or other
expectations expressed in the Company's forward-looking statements. The
risks and uncertainties which may affect the operations, performance,
development and results of the Company's business include, but are not
limited to, the following: uncertainties relating to economic
conditions; uncertainties relating to customer plans and commitments;
the pricing and availability of equipment, materials and inventories;
technological developments; performance issues with suppliers and
subcontractors; economic growth; delays in testing of new products; the
Company's ability to successfully integrate acquired operations; the
effectiveness of cost-reduction plans; rapid technology changes; and the
highly competitive environment in which the Company operates. Readers
are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking
statements, which speak only as of the date the statement was made.

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