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Martex Fiber makes executive appointments

May 1, 2014

Martex Fiber Southern Corporation, the “No Fiber Left Behind” leader in textile trading and recycling, announced executive appointments in finance, marketing and operations.

David Kennedy was appointed CFO and chief administrative officer. Kennedy was previously a principal with Scale Finance and CFO and COO of Perfect Fit Industries. He is also a registered North Carolina CPA. Kennedy will report to Rick Otero, CEO.

Also announced were two other appointments. Kassandra Braun was named director of marketing. Braun was previously the director of design and color development for Martex Fiber’s Jimtex recycled cotton yarn division. Karl Kakadelis was also appointed vice president, information and technology. Kakadelis joined Martex Fiber from Mack Molding Company where he was the head of information management and previously an IT consultant for Smarter Systems.

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