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  • Lenzing Names Global Marketing Director

    October 1, 2010
    Elisabeth Stanger has been named Lenzing’s global marketing director of business unit nonwovens fibers. She is responsible for managing the nonwovens marketing team on a global basis. Prior to that, she was marketing director EMEA for the medical d…


  • Trützschler Group Restructures

    October 1, 2010
    In his capacity as CEO, Leen Osterloh is responsible for Trützschler Nonwovens. Mr. Osterloh held various management positions at Oerlikon Textile, most recently chief financial officer.Mr. Osterloh is supported by Dieter Zenker, the managing direct…


  • Americhem Names VP of Manufacturing

    August 1, 2010
    Americhem Inc., a global provider of custom color and additive solutions for polymeric products, recently hired Jim Milk as its director of global manufacturing.Mr. Milk comes to Americhem with three decades of manufacturing experience, including var…


  • Edelmann Promotes Lopez

    August 1, 2010
    Machinery specialist Edelmann Technology has named Eva-Maria Lopez sales manager. After graduating in International Business Management in 2006, Ms. Lopez served in project management roles.Sean Moody Promoted To PresidentSean Moody has been promoted…


  • Gneuss Adds Staff

    August 1, 2010
    Gneuss Inc., Matthews, NC, the North American subsidiary of German machinery manufacturer Gneuss Kunststofftechnik GmbH, has added new staff to meet the needs of its expanding business in North America. Roger Clarke joined the company as sales engine…


  • TenCate Names Global Group Directors

    August 1, 2010
    The Executive Board of Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) has appointed Dave Clarke as new Global Group Director TenCate Advanced Composites, effective January 1, 2011.The executive board of Royal Ten Cate has appointed Wally Moore, former group director of Te…


  • Blake Leaves INDA

    August 1, 2010
    Rory Holmes, president of INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, has announced the departure of Peggy Blake as director of marketing of INDA. Ms. Blake was one of the first employees of INDA when the association moved to Cary, NC fro…


  • GDM Names New GM

    August 1, 2010
    GDM SpA announced that effective January 2010 the position of general manager has been created to better integrate sales, engineering and production processes and to provide customers with a more rapid and effective response that is mandatory in a hi…


  • Bourget To Head Old Concert Group

    August 1, 2010
    Glatfelter has named Jonathan Bourget its vice president and general manager for the new Advanced Airlaid Materials business unit.Mr. Bourget's appointment is effective immediately, the company said. He previously served as vice president and general…


  • Tredegar Corp. Names Board Chairman

    July 1, 2010
    Tredegar Corp. has appointed R. Gregory Williams, an independent director since 2002 and president of CCA Financial Services, LLC, based in Richmond, as Chairman of the Board. He succeeds Richard Morrill, who will continue as a member of the Board of…


  • SCA Taps Strandqvist

    July 1, 2010
    Kersti Strandqvist has been appointed senior vice president of the new corporate staff function for sustainability and will also be a member of SCA’s Corporate Senior Management Team.Ms. Strandqvist was employed at SCA in 1997 and has since worked…


  • Parrini Named Replacement

    July 1, 2010
    Glatfelter, a global manufacturer of specialty papers and fiber-based engineered products, announced an executive succession plan under which chairman and CEO George Glatfelter II will retire as CEO on December 31, 2010, and Dante Parrini, the compan…


  • Beta LaserMike Names Marketing Manager

    June 1, 2010
    Beta LaserMike, the leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions named Jay Luis marketing manager, worldwide. Mr. Luis will be responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategies to drive demand generation,…


  • Thrace-LINQ Announces Appointments

    June 1, 2010
    Brian Sparks has joined Thrace-LINQ’s sales and marketing team. Davis Taylor, the company's vice president of operations, said, "Brian is an exceptional sales professional with a proven track record throughout the U.S. industrial and specialty indu…


  • Companhia Providencia Names Director of Operations

    June 1, 2010
    Brazilian nonwovens producer Companhia Providencia has named Fernando Augusto Becker director of operations.Mr. Becker graduated from Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, with a specialization in computer science and finance. He has been employed…