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  • Trevira GmbH: Hemant Sharma

    November 30, -0001
    Trevira GmbH has announced that Hemant Sharma ceased to be managing director effective in May. Hemant Sharma had taken up this position in September 2004. Trevira GmbH will now be headed by Elke Bäuerle as sole managing director. who joined Trev…


  • Bostik Inc.: Nelson Schmidt, Inc.

    November 30, -0001
    Bostik Inc. has selected Nelson Schmidt, Inc. as its marketing agency after a competitive review. Nelson Schmidt will provide branding, advertising, public relations, direct mail, research and tradeshow support for Bostik’s Non-woven, Tape &…


  • Industrial Textile Associates (ITA)

    November 30, -0001
    Industrial Textile Associates (ITA) has formed a partnership/alliance between ITA and Subhash Batra (of SKBA), a consultant and professor emeritus of North Carolina State University. Bill Smith, ITA’s principal and founder, said he is delighted…


  • New Director and CFO For Fiberweb

    November 30, -0001
    Fiberweb plc has named Daniel Abrams director and CFO. As of February 1, he has replaced Simon Bowles. Mr. Abrams was most recently CFO of Cambridge Display Technology Inc. until July 2006 and, prior to this role, was finance director of Xenova…


  • New position of Vice President/COO

    November 30, -0001
    As Performance Fibers continues its ag­gressive growth, it has named Alexander Carnevale to the new position of vice president/COO to manage business operations worldwide and Marc Sicre to lead the European business. The addition of the COO po…


  • Vice President and General Manager Nonwoven Fibers

    November 30, -0001
    Effective January 1, Robert Gregan has been appointed vice president and general manager nonwoven fibers, succeeding Dave Hoyland. He joins Lenzing from Kelheim Fibres GmbH, where he held the position of managing director. In his new function, Mr. Gr…


  • Adhesives Research, Inc. has promoted Kim Weigle

    November 30, -0001
    Adhesives Research, Inc. has promoted Kim Weigle to vice president of manufacturing. Ms. Weigle is responsible for the manufacturing operations for the medical, pharmaceutical, electronics, engineered tapes and splicing divisions of Adhesives Resea…


  • Martin Automatic Europe GmbH

    November 30, -0001
    Martin Automatic Inc. has added Markus Knott to the staff of Martin Automatic Europe GmbH. Mr. Knott has been involved in the printing and converting industries for more than 20 years and joined Martin Automatic Europe GmbH as the European sales mana…


  • Maxcess Inter≠national

    November 30, -0001
    Oklahoma City, OK-based Maxcess Inter­national, Oklahoma City, OK, has upped its local support for Fife, Magpowr and Tidland customers with the return of Joe Beaton and the recruitment of Robert James. Mr. Beaton has re-joined the Maxcess team to…


  • Norman Gilsdorf Vice President and General Manager for Honeywell Process Solutions

    November 30, -0001
    Honeywell has appointed Norman Gilsdorf vice president and general manager for Honeywell Process Solutions operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Mr. Gilsdorf was formerly senior vice president and general manager of UOP LLC’s proces…


  • Two scientists are joining the staff of Cherney Microbiological Services

    November 30, -0001
    Two scientists are joining the staff of Cherney Microbiological Services. The firm is one of the few contract laboratories specializing in microbiological testing and technical support for companies manufacturing dairy, paper, meat, vegetable, cosmet…


  • Thrace-Linq Adds Customer Service Manager

    November 30, -0001
    Thrace-Linq has expanded its customer service department to meet the needs of the growing geotextiles market. Donald O'Callaghan has joined the company as customer service manager; he will be responsible for managing the customer service department,…


  • NDC Infrared Engineering has appointed Danut Dragoi senior scientist

    November 30, -0001
    NDC Infrared Engineering has ap­pointed Robert Szepvolgyi director of customer care Asia. Based in Sing­apore, he will be responsible for all customer care activities in both the Asian and Japanese arenas. In his new role, Mr. Szepvolgyi…


  • The Lubrizol Corporation has initiated several management changes

    November 30, -0001
    The Lubrizol Corporation has initiated several management changes designed to better support the company's business objectives that include driving organic growth, strengthening the product portfolio and improving profitability. The newly appointed l…


  • Ahlstrom Bids Goodbye To Two Company Veterans

    November 30, -0001
    Several personnel changes have taken place at Ahlstrom Corporation. The company's president and CEO Jukka Moisio has announced that after serving the company for 17 years, he will resign from Ahlstrom's service in order to take on new challenges. Mr.…