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  • Libeltex Makes Appointments

    Denis Gruber has been named Libeltex’s commercial director Europe. Mr. Gruber served as sales and marketing director at Chicago Metallic for the last 15 years. Mr. Gruber said, "Libeltex offers a dynamic environment with growth based on in…
    01.01.11

  • Nordson Names Ramspeck Global Marketing Manager

    Alan Ramspeck has been named nonwovens global marketing manager at Nordson Corp. Mr. Ramspeck replaces Mike Fornes, who left to join Eastman Chemical.…
    01.01.11

  • India

    Maxcess Announces Promotions

    Maxcess announced the promotion of Dan Crofford to vice president North America. In this new role, Mr. Crofford will oversee North American operations to ensure a positive experience for customers at each stage in the buying process—from first…
    01.01.11

  • Pozar Leads New Webex-REM Line

    Frank Pozar has joined Webex, Inc. as vice president, REM Products following the firm’s acquisition of REM Manufacturing, a manufacturer of slitter/rewinders and web converting machinery since 1985.Mr. Pozar served REM as vice president/general man…
    01.01.11

  • Electronics

    Dow Corning Names Global Marketing Manager for Healthcare Business

    Dow Corning has named James Stephenson global marketing manager for its healthcare business. Mr. Stephenson will be responsible for setting the overall strategic direction and overseeing the development and commercialization of new silicon-based tech…
    01.01.11

  • Zenith Cutter Co. Taps Phillips

    Zenith Cutter Co. has added Wayne Phillips to its sales team. In his new capacity as sales representative, Mr. Phillips is responsible for the sales and service of Zenith Cutter’s converting and special applications customers east of the Missis…
    01.01.11

  • Electronics

    Adhesives Research Names Stolakis President

    Adhesives Research, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films and laminates, has promoted George Stolakis to president. Mr. Stolakis has been with the company since 1994 and…
    01.01.11

  • Ahlstrom Restructures Executive Management Team

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in nonwovens and specialty papers, announced a change in its executive management team. Deputy president and CEO Risto Anttonen, who is responsible for business development, will retire by Dec. 31, 2010. His responsibilities…
    11.01.10

  • DuPont Announces Leadership Changes

    DuPont has named Terry Caloghiris president, Strategic Initiatives and John McCool president, Performance Coatings. Both appointments are effective November 1.Mr. Caloghiris, currently president of Performance Coatings, has held a range of senior lea…
    11.01.10

  • Adherent Laboratories Appoints Meyer

    Adherent Laboratories, St. Paul, MN, has recently hired Paul Meyer as director of sales and marketing. Mr. Meyer has more than 25 years of experience in the adhesives and plastics industries. His previous employers include H.B. Fuller and Conwed Pla…
    11.01.10

  • Radiant Energy Names Marketing Manager

    Radiant Energy Systems has named Clara O’Boyle marketing manager. Ms. O’Boyle has 15 years of experience marketing oven systems to the process heating industry. She has a bachelor's degree in marketing and is a graduate of the Sandler Sales Insti…
    11.01.10

  • Posze Joins Rayonier

    Rayonier has named Jay Posze vice president, human resources. Mr. Posze is a member of the senior management team. He is responsible for all aspects of the corporate human resources function including the development and implementation of the company…
    11.01.10

  • Companhia Providência Names Operations Director

    Companhia Providência has named Fábio Krzyzanowski as operations director. Mr. Krzyzanowski has been associated with Grupo Votorantim, Cimento Rio Branco, Votorantim Cimento and Votorantim Novos Neg"cios.Mr. Krzyzanowski succeeds Fernando Augusto B…
    11.01.10

  • Electronics

    Maxcess Promotes Whiteside To NA Sales Manager

    Maxcess International, a global leader in engineered components for the web handling industry, announced the promotion of Darrell Whiteside to sales manager, North America. Mr. Whiteside will manage one of the largest networks of factory-trained sale…
    11.01.10

  • Trützschler Group Restructures

    In his capacity as CEO, Leen Osterloh is responsible for Trützschler Nonwovens. Mr. Osterloh held various management positions at Oerlikon Textile, most recently chief financial officer.Mr. Osterloh is supported by Dieter Zenker, the managing direct…
    10.01.10

  • Fibers

    Lenzing Names Global Marketing Director

    Elisabeth Stanger has been named Lenzing’s global marketing director of business unit nonwovens fibers. She is responsible for managing the nonwovens marketing team on a global basis. Prior to that, she was marketing director EMEA for the medical d…
    10.01.10

  • FibeRio Technology Makes Appointments

    FibeRio Technology Corporation has taken steps to complete its senior management staff, board of directors and Technical Advisory Board.Larry Thompson, PhD, managing partner of the IPSS Consulting Company has joined the board of directors. Dr. Thom…
    10.01.10

  • Fibers

    Rayonier Names Boynton As President/COO

    Paul Boynton has been elected president and chief operating officer of Rayonier effective October 1. Mr. Boynton will report to Lee Thomas, chairman and CEO.Mr. Boynton will be responsible for all of Rayonier's operating businesses. He will maintain…
    10.01.10

  • NDC Infrared Engineering Taps Schartner

    NDC Infrared Engineering has appointed Robert Schartner as North America field operations manager. Based on the East Coast, Mr. Schartner’s responsibilities will involve both the applications and service areas ensuring that the quality and standard…
    10.01.10

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    Bourget To Head Old Concert Group

    Glatfelter has named Jonathan Bourget its vice president and general manager for the new Advanced Airlaid Materials business unit.Mr. Bourget's appointment is effective immediately, the company said. He previously served as vice president and general…
    08.01.10