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  • SCA Restructures Corporate Senior Management Team

    February 1, 2011
    SCA has implemented three internal changes to its corporate senior management team. Christoph Michalski has been appointed president of the SCA global hygiene category. Mr. Michalski currently holds the position of president of SCA Asia-Pacific.Ulf S…


  • Adhesives Research Names Stolakis President

    January 1, 2011
    Adhesives Research, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films and laminates, has promoted George Stolakis to president. Mr. Stolakis has been with the company since 1994 and…


  • Zenith Cutter Co. Taps Phillips

    January 1, 2011
    Zenith Cutter Co. has added Wayne Phillips to its sales team. In his new capacity as sales representative, Mr. Phillips is responsible for the sales and service of Zenith Cutter’s converting and special applications customers east of the Missis…


  • Dow Corning Names Global Marketing Manager for Healthcare Business

    January 1, 2011
    Dow Corning has named James Stephenson global marketing manager for its healthcare business. Mr. Stephenson will be responsible for setting the overall strategic direction and overseeing the development and commercialization of new silicon-based tech…


  • Pozar Leads New Webex-REM Line

    January 1, 2011
    Frank Pozar has joined Webex, Inc. as vice president, REM Products following the firm’s acquisition of REM Manufacturing, a manufacturer of slitter/rewinders and web converting machinery since 1985.Mr. Pozar served REM as vice president/general man…


  • Maxcess Announces Promotions

    January 1, 2011
    Maxcess announced the promotion of Dan Crofford to vice president North America. In this new role, Mr. Crofford will oversee North American operations to ensure a positive experience for customers at each stage in the buying process—from first…


  • Nordson Names Ramspeck Global Marketing Manager

    January 1, 2011
    Alan Ramspeck has been named nonwovens global marketing manager at Nordson Corp. Mr. Ramspeck replaces Mike Fornes, who left to join Eastman Chemical.…


  • Libeltex Makes Appointments

    January 1, 2011
    Denis Gruber has been named Libeltex’s commercial director Europe. Mr. Gruber served as sales and marketing director at Chicago Metallic for the last 15 years. Mr. Gruber said, "Libeltex offers a dynamic environment with growth based on in…


  • H.B. Fuller Appoints New President and CEO

    January 1, 2011
    H.B. Fuller Company announced that the board of directors has appointed Jim Owens to succeed Michele Volpi as president and CEO and director, effective immediately. Mr. Volpi will step down from the board of directors. Lee Mitau, chairman of the boa…


  • Adhesives Research Promotes Knorr

    January 1, 2011
    Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading independent developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films and laminates, has promoted Scott Knorr to the position of vice president and general manage…


  • Holz Named Trevira CEO

    January 1, 2011
    Uwe Wöhner is relinquishing his position as CEO of Trevira at the end of the year, for private reasons. Klaus Holz, the longstanding head of corporate human resources at the company, will become CEO on January 1, 2011. Mr. Holz previously serve…


  • Suominen Announces Management Changes

    January 1, 2011
    Suominen announced that Petri Rolig, president and CEO, is now responsible for Suominen’s Wiping business area in addition to his other duties. The general managers of Suominen’s Codi Wipes and Nonwovens business units now report to him.…


  • Maxcess Promotes Whiteside To NA Sales Manager

    November 1, 2010
    Maxcess International, a global leader in engineered components for the web handling industry, announced the promotion of Darrell Whiteside to sales manager, North America. Mr. Whiteside will manage one of the largest networks of factory-trained sale…


  • Companhia Providência Names Operations Director

    November 1, 2010
    Companhia Providência has named Fábio Krzyzanowski as operations director. Mr. Krzyzanowski has been associated with Grupo Votorantim, Cimento Rio Branco, Votorantim Cimento and Votorantim Novos Neg"cios.Mr. Krzyzanowski succeeds Fernando Augusto B…


  • Posze Joins Rayonier

    November 1, 2010
    Rayonier has named Jay Posze vice president, human resources. Mr. Posze is a member of the senior management team. He is responsible for all aspects of the corporate human resources function including the development and implementation of the company…