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  • Co-Chairman of INDAs India committee

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    Seshadri Ramkumar, co-chairman of INDAs India committee, has recently received tenure and has been promoted to associate professor at Texas Tech University (TTU). He supervises the Nonwovens and Advanced Materials Laboratory at TTU. He serves as the…


  • Concert Names CEO

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    Concert Industries has appointed Tony Molluso president and chief executive officer, effective April 11, 2005. Mr. Molluso joins Concert from Vicwest Corporation where, as president and CEO, he recently completed a highly successful turnaround mandat…


  • Managing Director At Foss

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    Foss Manufacturing Company has ap­pointed Jeff Dellinger managing director of its Fiber Business Unit. Mr. Dellinger’s responsibilities include the management of several key areas for Foss’s Fiber Unit as well as  global sales an…


  • Ralph Romer Joins Ungricht

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    Ralph Romer has joined Ungricht where he will be responsible for sales to the nowovens industry. He previously worked at Enka Technical.…


  • Group Vice President Named for Maxcess

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    Marcel Hage has been named group vice president, North America for Maxcess International, the parent company of Fife, MAGPOWR and Tidland. Maxcess is the industry’s leading source of engineered products to the web handling industry. In addition…


  • Ahlstrom appoints Sakari Ahdekivi as new CFO

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    Current CFO Seppo Parvi will leave Ahlstrom at the end of January 2014.


  • Two Appointments To The Senior Management Team

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    Celanese has made two appointments to its senior management team located in Dallas. Durtis Shaw was named executive vice president, general counsel for the Americas and corporate secretary. He joins Celense from Charter Communications, the nation&rsq…


  • Ahlstrom appoints Sakari Ahdekivi as new CFO

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    Current CFO Seppo Parvi, also executive vice president, food and medical business area, will leave Ahlstrom at the end of January 2014.


  • Filtration Group Names New COO

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    Brandon Ost has been named the COO for Filtration Group, the largest privately owned air filtration manufacturer in North America. As part of his promotion, Ost will take over some of the company’s day-to-day operations. He will also retain his…


  • OMNOVA Solutions

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    OMNOVA Solutions has promoted Mark Mussman to the position of business manager for Textile Chemicals. Mr.  Mussman’s primary responsibility will be to direct the sales, marketing, technical services and research activities of the Textile C…


  • K-C CFO Buthman to Retire, Maria Henry Named Successor

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    Henry becomes SVP and CFO on April 27


  • INDA's New Leadership

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    INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, has announced new leadership of its International Trade Advisory Board (ITAB).  Serving as co-Chairs for the ITAB will be Gonzalo Castro of Cardinal Health and David Ford of BBA Fiberweb.  …


  • Maitre Retires From Dilo

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    Klaus Maitre has retired as vice president of Dilo, Inc. For more than 25 years he provided excellent work and service to the company’s North American customers.  Mr. Maitre was deeply involved in administration and management from the beg…


  • Strengthen its corporate sustainability program

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    PGI is underway with an initiative to strengthen its corporate sustainability program with focused and expanded ef­forts in this area led by the company’s first chief sustainability officer (CSO). John Heironimus, chief marketing officer fo…


  • Several personnel changes at Nordson Corporation

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    Several personnel changes have taken place at Nordson Corporation recently. Topping the list, Andy Dunn, corporate senior vice president of Nordson Corporation’s Advanced Technology Syst­ems segment, has retired. Chairman, CEO and president…