Adhesives Research, Inc. has promoted Kim Weigle to vice president of manufacturing. Ms. Weigle is responsible for the manufacturing operations for the medical, pharmaceutical, electronics, engineered tapes and splicing divisions of Adhesives Research. Ms. Weigle has four direct reports covering the following functional areas: manufacturing operations (including warehouse, polymerization, release coating, adhesives coating, slitting, packing and shipping), manufacturing scheduling, inventory planning and process engineering. She continues to report directly to president Geoff Bennett. Ms. Weigle has been with Adhesives Research since 1978, starting as a QC technician and most recently serving as director of manufacturing operations.