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  • Sandler’s reports management change

    March 1, 2012
    Dieter Magiera, a member of Sandler’s management board, retired January 1 after more than 40 years of service at the company.

  • Korniczky joins Glatfelter

    March 1, 2012
    Glatfelter has appointed Michael Korniczky vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective immediately.“I am pleased to welcome Michael to our senior executive team and look forward to his contributions as we work to create value for the company and our shareholders,” says DanteParrini, chairman and CEO.

  • Young to lead DAK

    March 1, 2012
    Jorge Young has been named president and CEO of DAK Americas following the retirement of Hector Camberos who will return to his home country to assume the leadership of DAK Americas’ Argentina PET business.

  • Miles to head finance at Fiberweb

    March 1, 2012
    Kate Miles will become group finance director of Fiberweb, following the resignations of CFO Daniel Abrams and the sale of Fiberweb’s hygiene business to Petropar.

  • Mahlo names new CEO

    February 29, 2012
    Rainier Mestermann has been named the next CEO of Mahlo, a manufacturer of modern textile machinery and quality control systems.

  • New president named at CIRFS

    February 29, 2012
    Giulio Bonazzi, CEO of Aquafil, has been unanimously elected by the CIRFS members to take on the role of president.

  • Marienfeld joins Propex

    February 29, 2012
    Propex has hired Mark Marienfeld to serve as transportation market specialist within its Geotextile Systems Division.

  • GDM gets new leadership

    February 29, 2012
    Alberto Perego, has added CEO of Sirius Machinery to his roles beginning in September 2011.

  • Providencia names new commercial director

    February 28, 2012
    Companhia Providência, a leader in the manufacture and sale of nonwovens in Brazil with a significant presence in the Americas and global operations, has announced its board of directors has elected Daniel Svirski its new commercial director.

  • 3M names new CEO

    February 9, 2012
    Thulin to succeed Buckley.

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  • Guy Gil, president of Chase Machine

    January 5, 2012
    72-year-old joined chase at age 16.

  • Becker to head Suominen Nonwovens

    December 2, 2011
    Jean-Marie Becker has been appointed the head of Suominen Nonwovens and a made member of the corporate executive team

  • SCA restructures hygiene business

    December 2, 2011
    Following the restructuring of its European hygiene business into three units,SCA has announced a number of new appointments.

  • IFAI names interim VP

    December 2, 2011
    The Industrial Fabrics Association International has appointed Mary Hennessy as its interim executive vice president effective immediately.