People In The News


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    People in the News

    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

    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

  • People in the News

    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

  • Airlaid | Composite | Needlepunch | Spunlace

    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

  • Apparel

    People in the News

    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

  • People in the News

    SCA Makes Two Appointments
    05.04.11

  • Composite | Fibers

    People in the News

    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

  • Wipes

    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

  • Composite | Fibers

    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

  • Filtration

    People in the News

    Ahlstrom Names New Corporate CommunicationsrnrnNyyssönen Joins AhlstromrnLiisa Nyyssönen has been appointed vice president, corporate communications at Ahlstrom. Her responsibility area includes external and internal communications as well…
    03.16.11

  • Nyyssönen Joins Ahlstrom

    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,…
    03.01.11

  • Filtration

    Boyd Elects Board Members

    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…
    03.01.11

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

    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…
    03.01.11

  • Cristante Appointed General Manager Maxcess Europe

    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…
    03.01.11

  • Lanxess Names Düttmann CFO

    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.…
    03.01.11

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    SCA Restructures Corporate Senior Management Team

    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…
    02.01.11

  • NDC Infrared Engineering Taps Shead As Marketing Manager

    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…
    02.01.11