Pantex International is pleased to announce the hiring of Prelo Hood as general manager of Pantex MENA in the United Arab Emirates effective July 15. Mr. Hood is originally from Greenville, SC and comes to Pantex with more than 12 years of experience in the development and manufacturing of disposable products, particularly baby diapers, adult incontinence articles and sanitary napkins. Prior to joining Pantex MENA, Mr. Hood was vice president of operations of Beaufort RAK LLC, an innovative diaper company located in the United Arab Emirates.