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  • Fleissner GmbH

    November 30, -0001
    Dr. Jürgen Heller has taken over as technical managing director of Fleissner GmbH. Previously Dr. Heller was a member of the top management of Hauni Maschinenbau AG, a company of Körber AG in Hamburg. He was responsible for technical engine…


  • Several Personnel Changes At Pliant Corporation

    November 30, -0001
    Several personnel changes have taken place at Pliant Corporation, Schaum­burg, IL. Kevin Howard will assume the post of vice president of North American sales for printed products. In this new key role, Mr. Howard will be in charge of leading Pli…


  • MesseFrankfurt

    November 30, -0001
    Detlef Braun has been appointed to the management team of MesseFrankfurt. He has worked for Philip Morris Group, the Lancaster Group and Joop.…


  • Chairman of the American Fiber Manufacturers Association

    November 30, -0001
    Donald Clark has been elected chairman of the American Fiber Manu­facturers Association. He also serves as president and CEO of Pliana. Previously, Mr. Clark served as vice chairman and chairman of the executive committee for AFMA. He succeeds Wa…


  • Adhesives Research

    November 30, -0001
    Adhesives Research has named Patty Frey operations manager. Ms. Frey is responsible for the manufacturing operations involving the company’s pharmaceutical products including product quality, regulatory compliance, customer service, safety, pro…


  • Foamex International Appointed To Board of Directors

    November 30, -0001
    Foamex International, a manufacturer of flexible polyurethane and advanced polymer foam products in North Ameri­ca, has appointed David Lieberman to the company's board of directors. Mr. Lieberman, who will also serve on the Board’s Audit C…


  • Tufco Technologies

    November 30, -0001
    Tufco Technologies has hired Ken Kline to head its flexographic printing department. Mr. Kline has more than 30 years of experience in wide and narrow web processes as well as extensive knowledge in prepress operations and is trained as a Six Sigma y…


  • President And CFO Of KX Industries

    November 30, -0001
    Donald Caulfield has been named president and CFO of KX Industries. He has worked at KX Industries for more than 10 years, serving as controller, general manager and chief financial officer.…


  • Director Of Nonwovens Sales

    November 30, -0001
    Paper Converting Machine Company, Green Bay, WI, has appointed David Kessenich director of nonwovens sales.  Mr. Kessenich's responsibilities involve directing the global sales staff, providing input into research and development efforts and exe…


  • PGI Makes Appointments In Chicopee Business

    November 30, -0001
    Polymer Group, N. Charleston, SC, has named Scott Tracey vice president of sales and marketing for the Chicopee division and Larry Archer group marketing director. The company also relocated its branded products headquarters from Dayton, NJ to Moores…


  • New Regional Sales Manager Radiant Energy Systems

    November 30, -0001
    Radiant Energy Systems has appointed David Magnuson regional sales manager for the Midwest. Mr. Magnuson brings 12 years of experience in engineered equipment sales including dryers, screen printers, custom automation and processing equipment. …


  • New General Manager at ITW Dynatec Europe

    November 30, -0001
    Christof Schotten has been named the new general manager at ITW Dynatec Europe, following the retirement of Peter Winter at the end of August. Prior to taking over the leadership of ITW Dynatec Europe, Mr. Schotten was general manager of Markem Benel…


  • Rayonier Appointed To Board of Directors

    November 30, -0001
    Rayonier has recently appointed Richard Kincaid, president, chief executive officer and trustee of Equity Office Properties Trust, to its board of directors. Mr. Kincaid has been with Equity Office since 1995. Prior to assuming his current position,…


  • Cotton Incorporated

    November 30, -0001
    New York-based Cotton Incorporated has hired Jaime Flores Cornejo as its new director in Mexico City for global product marketing. Mr. Cornejo will report to Mike Tyndall, the senior director of Americas Mill Marketing. Mr. Cornejo will be responsibl…


  • Three New Directors At Ticona

    November 30, -0001
    Three new directors have been appointed at Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese AG. Michael Oberste-Wilms, who has been responsible for investor relations at Celanese AG for three years, has been named European sales director. The pr…