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    January 26, 2012
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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.

  • K-Tron adds biz development manager

    December 2, 2011
    K-Tron has announced the appointment of a new global business development manager, Plastic Compounding & Extrusion, Stefan Kalt.

  • Changes announced at Nordson

    December 2, 2011
    John Byers has been promoted to chief information officer of Nordson with global responsibility for leveraging information technology to support the company growth and performance goals.

  • Noski joins A-D board

    December 2, 2011
    Avery Dennison’s board of directors has elected Charles H. Noski a director of the company.

  • Shaw assumes leadership at Freudenberg Politex

    November 15, 2011
    Richard Shaw has assumed the position of president and CEO of Italy-based Freudenberg Politex from Riccardo Sollini in a succession first announced in June.

  • Colbond names new VP

    November 15, 2011
    Marc Krauth has joined Colbond as vice president, sales and marketing.

  • Boynton to lead Rayonier

    November 15, 2011
    Rayonier has announced Paul Boynton will succeed Lee Thomas as CEO of Rayonier, effective January 1, 2012.

  • Thrace-LINQ has new QA manager

    November 15, 2011
    Thrace-LINQ has improved its Quality Assurance (QA) Lab with the appointment of Gregory Adams to lead as QA manager.

  • Schuller to join H.B. Fuller in Asia

    November 15, 2011
    H.B. Fuller Company has hired Joan Schuller to serve as its vice president, Asia Pacific. Schuller, of Blue Bell, PA, comes to H.B. Fuller from Dow Advanced Materials.

  • Marth joins NWS

    November 15, 2011
    Nonwovens Solutions LLC (NWS), an Ingleside, IL-basedsupplier of needlepunch nonwovens to the medical, filtration and wipes markets, has announced the appointment of Tom Marth as vice president of sales, and the newest member of NWS' ownership team.

  • PCMC expands sales team

    November 15, 2011
    Paper Converting Machine Company has added a new sales executive to its global sales team.