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    People in the News rnrnThomas Reibelt joined the manage- ment board of Freudenberg Nonwovens in June as new chief technical officer (CTO). Mr. Reibelt has assumed responsibility for research and development, technology and production. Effective last…
    07.28.11

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    People in the News rnrnIn another step to reorganize its business, Fiberweb, has created global business units for its Consumer Fabrics and Airlaid divisions. The global Consumer Fabrics business unit will be led by Fiberweb CEO Daniel Dayan and will…
    07.26.11

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    People in the News rnrnChristian Brickman joined Kimberly-Clark Sept. 1 as chief strategy officer, reporting to chairman and CEO Thomas Falk. In this position, Mr. Brickman will lead the development and monitoring of the company’s strategic pla…
    07.23.11

  • Airlaid | Construction | Fibers | Machinery and Equipment

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    People in the News rnrnDanish Airlaid Technology A/S has appointed Ronnie Andersson its new CEO. Mr. Andersson will take over the position from Lars Laursen who will continue at Danish Airlaid Technology as COO with a focus on production and technica…
    07.19.11

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    People in the News rnrnThrace-Linq has expanded its customer service department to meet the needs of the growing geotextiles market. Donald O’Callaghan has joined the company as customer service manager; he will be responsible for managing the…
    07.19.11

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    People in the News rn rnSCA recently made several key changes in the management of its hygiene operation. Thomas Wulkan, current president SCA Americas, has been appointed new president personal care Europe. He will succeed Rijk Schipper who will lea…
    07.13.11

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    INDA Names New Marketing Director
    07.05.11

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    People in the News rn rnSince January 2008, Fibertex has been operating under new management with two top executives being responsible for their business areas. More recently, the Aalborg, Denmark-based nonwovens pro- ducer has named these two execut…
    06.29.11

  • Fibers | Filtration | Wipes

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    People in the News rn rnRami Raulas has been tapped by Ahlstrom to be senior vice president, sales and marketing and member of the corporate executive team as of February 1, 2009. He has an extensive international business management experience and h…
    06.29.11

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    People in the News rn rnrnSuominen Nonwovens has appointed two new account managers, Marika Aarnio-Mäkilä and Alexander Maximov. Ms. Aarnio-Mäkilä joined Suominen from Kuitu Finland Oy, where she worked as a sales manager. She has…
    06.25.11

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    People in the News rnrnAs announced earlier, Seppo Parvi will join Ahlstrom to take on the position of chief financial officer and a member of the corporate executive team. He started in May and will be based at Ahlstrom’s head office in Helsin…
    06.25.11

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    People in the News

    People in the News rn rnSuominen Nonwovens has appointed two new account managers, Marika Aarnio-Mäkilä and Alexander Maximov. Ms. Aarnio-Mäkilä joined Suominen from Kuitu Finland Oy, where she worked as a sales manager. She has e…
    06.25.11

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    People in the News rnrnVikki Martin has joined Cotton Incorporated, Cary, NC, as a research chemist specializing in textile chemistry research. She will be responsible for flammability research, performance fin- ishes and analytical chemistry. Beatr…
    06.24.11

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    SCA Makes Two Appointments
    05.04.11

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    Ahlstrom Names Executive VP, Supply Chain
    04.07.11

  • Rousselet To Develop Supply Management

    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…
    04.01.11

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    Plastic Companies Promotes Almburg

    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…
    04.01.11

  • HTI Plastics Announces Promotions

    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…
    04.01.11

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    Michelman Names Business Development Manager, Asia Pacific

    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…
    04.01.11

  • Inspection / Quality Control | Machinery and Equipment

    Beta LaserMike Announces Management Appointments

    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…
    04.01.11