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Dr. Hugh M. Ortner Receives ASTM International H.R. "Russ" Ogden Award for Contributions to Reactive and Refractory Metals Industry

June 11, 2012

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.-Hugh M. Ortner, Ph.D., managing editor of the International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Metals and retired materials and earth sciences professor from Darmstadt University of Technology, has received the 2012 H.R. "Russ" Ogden Award from ASTM International. This annual award... Read More

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House of Batteries Welcomes Electrical Engineer Andre Soukasian

June 8, 2012

House of Batteries is pleased to announce the addition of electrical engineer Andre Soukasian to their staff. Soukasian joined the company's Engineering and Design team as of Monday, June 4, 2012. The team now boasts six electrical engineers and two mechanical engineers in its ranks, with three additional... Read More

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Eraser Co. Appoints New Key Accounts & Distribution Coordinator to Sales Team

June 8, 2012

Syracuse, NY - The Eraser Company, Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of Chris Feltrinelli to its sales team. Feltrinelli will be working to increase company revenue by developing new and managing existing key direct customer and indirect distributor relationships. Feltrinelli most recently worked as a... Read More

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Top Value Fabrics Hires Print Media Sales Consultant Danny Jimenez

June 8, 2012

CARMEL, Indiana - Top Value Fabrics has hired Danny Jimenez as Print Media Sales Consultant. Jimenez has joined Top Value Fabrics to contribute to the growth of the company's Print Media division. With over 15 years of expertise in the sign industry, Danny has experience in all aspects of wide format imagery and... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Ploessl Named Compounds Product Manager

June 7, 2012

Indium Corporation announces that Robert Ploessl, PhD, has been named Product Manager for indium, gallium, germanium and tin compounds. In this new position, Dr. Ploessl will work with Indium's global team of engineering, sales, operations, and research and development professionals to capitalize on the growth of... Read More

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Mark Lavach Receives ASTM International Award of Merit for Contributions to Plastics Committee

June 7, 2012

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., 2012-ASTM International Committee D20 on Plastics has presented the Award of Merit to Mark Lavach, manager of applications development and technical services in the Functional Additives Division at Arkema Inc., King of Prussia, Pa. The Award of Merit is the highest organizational recognition... Read More

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Michael Katcher Receives Award of Merit from ASTM International Nonferrous Metals Committee

June 7, 2012

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.-ASTM International Committee B02 on Nonferrous Metals and Alloys has presented the Award of Merit, ASTM's highest organizational recognition for individual contributions to ASTM standards activities, to Michael Katcher, manager, codes and standards, at Haynes International, Kokomo, Ind... Read More

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REM Sales Appoints New Regional Sales Manager

June 5, 2012

REM Sales LLC, (www.remsales.com) the exclusive North American importer of high-precision Tsugami machine tools and division of Morris Group, Inc. (www.morrisgoupinc.com) has announced the appointment of Ron Gainer as regional sales manager effective June 1, 2012. In this position, Gainer will support Tsugami... Read More

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People on the Move

June 5, 2012

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The National Restaurant Association, an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced the appointment of... Read More

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People on the Move

June 5, 2012

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. SES - The Society for Standards Professionals has announced the appointment of Mike Morrell, AStd, FSES, as executive director. In this role, Mr... Read More

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TricorBraun Names New Chief Information Officer

June 5, 2012

St. Louis, Mo- G. Douglas Bolen has been named chief information officer of TricorBraun, one of North America's largest providers of jars, bottles and other rigid packaging components. "Doug shall be responsible for overseeing and broadening technology's role in TricorBraun's strategic plan. As the company prepares... Read More

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Holocom® Announces New President and Corporate Vice President

June 5, 2012

Holocom, the leader in protective distribution systems (PDS) for SIPRNet and other classified networks, announced the promotion of two managers to key corporate positions. Scott R. Beeson, former Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, has been promoted to President & Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Beeson... Read More

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Key Technology Appoints John J. Ehren as President and Chief Executive Officer

June 1, 2012

May 23, 2012 - Key Technology announces that John "Jack" Ehren has been selected to succeed David Camp as President and Chief Executive Officer. Ehren is responsible for leading strategies that bring Key's automated inspection, specialized conveying, product preparation systems, and world-class service to customers... Read More

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TricorBraun Names New Chief Information Officer

June 1, 2012

G. Douglas Bolen has been named chief information officer of TricorBraun, one of North America's largest providers of jars, bottles and other rigid packaging components. "Doug shall be responsible for overseeing and broadening technology's role in TricorBraun's strategic plan. As the company prepares to cross the... Read More

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Intel Executive Joins NIST Advisory Committee

June 1, 2012

Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Director Patrick Gallagher has selected William M. Holt, senior vice president and general manager of Intel Corporation's Technology and Manufacturing Group, to serve on the Visiting Committee on... Read More

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Lynch Speaks at Entrepreneurship Day at Rutgers

June 1, 2012

SIGMA Design's President Gerard J. Lynch, P.E. was a speaker on the "Entrepreneurship Helping Developing Economies" panel at "Entrepreneurship Day 2012: Innovate for Humanity" event held at Rutgers University on April 17th. Lynch was invited because of the global activities of his Middlesex, NJ company and for his... Read More

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Edmund Optics® Appoints Gerard Robless, Retired SCHOTT Executive, to Board of Directors

June 1, 2012

May 21, 2012, Barrington, NJ - Edmund OpticsĀ® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, is pleased to announce the appointment of former SCHOTT executive, Gerard Robless, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Robless, a determined visionary, brings with him extensive experience in the marketing and sales of... Read More

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Tailored Label Products, Inc. Welcomes New Regional Application Engineer

May 31, 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (May 29, 2012) - Tailored Label Products, Inc. (TLP), a manufacturer of custom labels and unique adhesive components, is happy to announce and welcome Blake Bennett as a Regional Application Engineer. Mr. Bennett will be responsible for expanding TLP's reach and directly servicing customers in... Read More

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West Coast Staff Member Grows Into Management

May 30, 2012

United Performance Metals has promoted Chris Weber to the position of Western Regional Branch Manager. Weber has been working as the Western Regional Manager for almost 2 years. During this time, he has helped grow United Performance Metals' presence on the West Coast. Most recently, Weber was instrumental in... Read More

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Personnel Announcements from Elgin Fastener Group

May 30, 2012

Elgin Fastener Group, Versailles, IN, has announced several new divisional personnel appointments. Among these are: o Tena Heller, new Controller at Ohio Rod Products. o Shawn Halcomb, Quoting Specialist/Customer Service Rep for Chandler Products and Quality Bolt & Screw. o Brian Lamoureaux, Plant Manager at Leland... Read More