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  • Beta LaserMike Announces Management Appointments

    April 1, 2011
    Beta LaserMike, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, recently added four key management positions to further the company’s focus in delivering world class customer service and product solutions to the market…


  • Michelman Names Business Development Manager, Asia Pacific

    April 1, 2011
    Michelman has strengthened its newly formed Global Fibers and Composites Business Unit with the hiring of Mr. Wenqing (Allen) Zhu to fill the position of business development manager, Asia Pacific. Mr. Zhu will be based in Shanghai, China, and will f…


  • HTI Plastics Announces Promotions

    April 1, 2011
    HTI Plastics, Inc., a world leader in the manufacture of injection molded products announced the promotion of two of its key employees: Troy Just to the position of president and Rick Thomas to director of sales. Mr. Just joined HTI Plastics in 1989…


  • Plastic Companies Promotes Almburg

    April 1, 2011
    Plastic Companies Enterprises, Inc. (PCE) has named Paul Almburg to the newly created position of executive vice president. This new position will oversee the Plastics Group within PCE. Mr. Almburg brings with him more than 30 years of engineering a…


  • Rousselet To Develop Supply Management

    April 1, 2011
    Luc Rousselet has been named executive vice president, Supply Chain, and member of the Executive Management Team, effective June 15, 2011, at Ahlstrom Corporation. Mr. Rousselet will report to Jan Lång, president and CEO. Mr. Rousselet will be…


  • Lanxess Names Düttmann CFO

    March 1, 2011
    The supervisory board of Lanxess AG has revoked the contract of Matthias Zachert, member of the board of management and CFO, as of March 31, 2011. Mr. Zachert had requested the board to do so accordingly. He has been a member of the board since 2004.…


  • Cristante Appointed General Manager Maxcess Europe

    March 1, 2011
    Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, has promoted Francesco Cristante to general manager Maxcess Europe. In his new role, Mr. Cristante will oversee all aspects of the business to ensure a positi…


  • Soli Named GDM’s Sales and Marketing and Operations Director

    March 1, 2011
    Valerio Soli has been named sales & marketing and Operations Director of GDM S.p.A., reporting directly to the CEO, effective November 1, 2010.Mr. Soli has been with G.D SpA, a company of Coesia Group manufacturing making and packing lines for the to…


  • Boyd Elects Board Members

    March 1, 2011
    Boyd Technologies announced the election of Lisa Crossley and Cary Bullock to its Board of Managers. The board, which consists of five outside directors and two managing executives, is tasked with increasing shareholder value consistent with the comp…


  • Nyyssönen Joins Ahlstrom

    March 1, 2011
    Liisa Nyyssönen has been appointed vice president, corporate communications at Ahlstrom. Her responsibility area includes external and internal communications as well as investor relations. She reports to Paula Aarnio, executive vice president,…


  • Milk Joins Americhem As Director, Global Manufacturing

    February 1, 2011
    Jim Milk has been named Americhem’s director of global manufacturing. Mr. Milk has three decades of manufacturing experience including senior roles at Goodyear Tire and Rubber. Most recently, he served as vice president of global manufacturing for…


  • Barry-Wehmiller Names Patterson To Board of Directors

    February 1, 2011
    Tom Patterson has been appointed to Barry-Wehmiller’s board of directors, enhancing the strength and diversity of its membership as they apply a broad range of leadership and operating experience to continued growth."We are very pleased with Tom’…


  • Maxcess Announces Leadership Moves

    February 1, 2011
    Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry announced leadership changes.Dan Crofford, vice president of North America, Francesco Cristante, managing director of Europe, and Robert Liu, managing director…


  • Klaus Holz Named Trevira’s CEO

    February 1, 2011
    Uwe Wöhner is relinquishing his position as CEO of Trevira at the end of the year for personal reasons. Klaus Holz, the long-standing head of corporate human resources at the company, became CEO on January 1, 2011.Mr. Holz previously served in vario…


  • NDC Infrared Engineering Taps Shead As Marketing Manager

    February 1, 2011
    Ray Shead has joined NDC Infrared Engineering as marketing manager. Mr. Shead has been involved in the measurement and control business for more than 25 years within the web and paper industries.His previous roles have included product marketing dire…