People In The News

  • KAPCO welcomes senior chemist

    June 6, 2012
    KAPCO (Kent Adhesive Products Co.) has added Suresh Murugesan to its team as senior chemist and new product development manager. He has 15 years of extensive education and research experience with water-based, UV-curable ink, binder, topcoat formulat…


  • Aki Saarinen joins Ahlstrom

    May 18, 2012
    He will be responsible for managing business development related processes and exploring new opportunities.


  • INDA gains six new board members

    May 7, 2012
    At its Annual Meeting in March, INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, named six industry executives to its board of directors: Allen Bodford, vice president-business development, First Quality Enterprises; Stephen Boyd, president, Boyd…


  • Rolig to leave Suominen

    May 2, 2012
    had served at company since 2006.


  • Kimberly-Clark’s Jan Spencer to retire

    April 12, 2012
    A successor has not been named yet.


  • Edelmann hires Joachim Abt as sales manager

    April 10, 2012
    Edelmann Technology has appointed Joachim Abt as sales manager. He has many years of experience with the textile machinery industry throughout the world. With this hiring, Edelmann Technology continues to build-up the organization for the future.…


  • RotoMetrics appoints new president and CEO

    April 5, 2012
    Robert Spiller is responsible for all global operations.


  • K-C makes executive appointments

    April 5, 2012
    Kimberly-Clark has made several executive changes to further enhance its focus on delivering its global business plan commitments and drive global expansion. Christian Brickman, currently president of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has been elected pre…


  • Kurto leaves Lydall

    April 5, 2012
    Lydall has announced that Peter Kurto, vice president, business development and senior vice president, Life Sciences left the company in late February to pursue another opportunity. Lydall wishes Peter well in his future endeavors and acknowledges th…


  • Changes at Stora Enso

    April 5, 2012
    Stora Enso is appointing three new members to its group executive team. At the same time three current members will leave the teamto take new positions inside and outside the company. Karl-Henrik Sundstrom has been appointed CFO, effective August 1.…


  • BetaLaserMike makes appointments in Latin America

    April 5, 2012
    Beta LaserMike, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, has hired JulioNavarrete as field service engineer for Mexico. Carlos Junco was appointed sales engineer for this region. “We are excited to have Julio j…


  • INDA holds annual meeting in Durham

    March 27, 2012
    Bassett named chairman; six new board members elected.


  • K-C announces appointments

    March 21, 2012
    Kimberly-Clark has made executive changes to further enhance its focus on delivering its global business plan commitments and drive global expansion. Christian Brickman  currently president of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has been elected p…


  • 3M names new CEO

    March 6, 2012
    3M has named Inge Thulin president and CEO, succeeding Sir George Buckley, chairman and CEO, who will retire June 1. Thulin will immediately become part of 3M’s board of directors and Buckley remains chairman of the board until the annual meeti…


  • SCA names head of Americas

    March 6, 2012
    Don Lewis has been named president of SCA’s Americas Business Unit. In this role he will be responsible for overseeing all of SCA’s businesses in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central America and South America and will serve as a member of th…