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Vytran Hires Fernando Terceiro as European Sales Manager

October 13, 2011

Morganville, New Jersey, Oct. 5, 2011 - Vytran, an innovative supplier of optical fiber splicing and processing solutions, has hired Fernando Terceiro as its European Sales Manager. Fernando brings Vytran more than 15 years combined experience in technical customer support, business development and sales... Read More

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Carr Lane CEO Earl Walker Passes Away at 91

October 13, 2011

Earl E. Walker, CEO of Carr Lane Mfg. Co., passed away on August 26, 2011. Known for his philanthropic work with numerous schools and charities, as well as his active involvement with the SME Education Foundation and Scottish Rite, Earl Walker worked full time until just a week before his death at age 91. Earl... Read More

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OK International Appoints Director of Global Marketing

October 13, 2011

OK International has confirmed the appointment of Gary Stoffer as Director of Global Marketing, a new position in the company. Gary joins OK International to build upon the solid growth rate of the popular Metcal and OKi electronics assembly brands. He will be part of the company's Leadership Team and will actively... Read More

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Precast Specialties Corp Announces Tim Breen as New Vice President of Sales

October 13, 2011

We are pleased to announce that Tim Breen has accepted the position of Vice President of Sales for Precast Specialties Corp. Tim will responsible for growing the sales base within the existing market areas as well as aggressively expanding into new markets. Tim brings over eleven years of experience and a proven... Read More

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Page McDaniel Mid-Atlantic Regional Sales Manager

October 12, 2011

Tyrone, GA, October, 2011: Harris is pleased to announce that Page McDaniel has been appointed to the position of Regional Sales Manager for the Mid-Atlantic Region covering Kentucky, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and south New Jersey. Page is transitioning from her previous position... Read More

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People on the Move

October 12, 2011

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. Bert M. Coursey, Ph.D., chief of the Standards Branch in the Test and Evaluation and Standards Office of the Science and Technology Directorate... Read More

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New FMA Structure Places Expositions, Media Under New Vice President Position to Enhance Customer Service

October 12, 2011

Long-Time FMA Executive Mark Hoper Named to Post ROCKFORD, ILL., October 11, 2011 - In a move to enhance customer service and ease the purchase of its many product offerings, the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA), has created the new position of vice president of expositions and media... Read More

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Gyrus Systems adds Business Development Manager to its Management Team

October 10, 2011

Richmond, VA "h October 1, 2011. Gyrus Systems, a leader in the Learning Management Systems (LMS) announced today that it has hired Gene Atwood as Business Development Manager for overseas markets. We are excited to have Gene on board, as he shares our enthusiasm for product excellence, unparalleled customer... Read More

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Met-Pro Corporation Chief Financial Officer Tenders Resignation

October 10, 2011

Harleysville, PA, October 6, 2011 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that Gary J. Morgan, the Company's Chief Financial Officer and Director has tendered his resignation, effective January 31, 2012, to pursue other opportunities. Mr... Read More

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OMAX® Appoints New Vice President of North American Sales

October 10, 2011

Kent, Washington, October 4, 2011 - OMAX Corporation has appointed Michael Ruppenthal to the position of Vice President of North American Sales. Ruppenthal brings with him over 15 years of sales and sales management, marketing and product development experience within the abrasive waterjet industry. During much of... Read More

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Aaron Potter Promoted to Engineering Manager

October 10, 2011

Aurora, IN - Aaron Potter has been promoted to Engineering Manager for Innovative Processing Solutions. Potter has over 14 years experience as a Systems and Design Engineer for Innovative Processing Solutions as well as its affiliate, Stedman Machine Company. Potter has a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical... Read More

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Songwon Appoints Joachim Bayer to a Key Global Role in Bringing New Products and Solutions to the Market

October 7, 2011

Ulsan, Korea - October 6, 2011 - Effective immediately, Joachim Bayer has been appointed as the Director of Global Technical Service and New Product Commercialization. In this expanded global role, he will lead the service activities that Songwon offers to their customers in the antioxidants and light stabilizers... Read More

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2011 Leader Under 40: Thomas Sheridan, 31 Stamping Operations Manager, Weiss-Aug, Inc.

October 7, 2011

Weiss-Aug congratulates Tom Sheridan on being chosen as one of Plant Engineering Magazine's Leaders Under 40 for 2011. This title is awarded to outstanding young people who are making a difference in manufacturing plants across the country, and who aspire to lead the next generation of manufacturing. Tom will be... Read More

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FORCE America, Inc. Appoints New President

October 7, 2011

Burnsville, Minnesota, September 30, 2011-FORCE America, Inc. announced today the appointment of John Stenz as President of Distribution and Manufacturing Operations, effective October 1, 2011. Stenz succeeds Gerry Budzien, who will remain as Chief Operating Officer, a member of the Board of Directors, and an ESOP... Read More

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House of Batteries Announces New Addition To OEM Sales Team

October 6, 2011

House of Batteries, a custom battery assembly and certified battery pack manufacturer based in California expands their OEM Sales Team with the addition of Tom Bullock as a Field Application Engineer. With over 25 years of experience in the battery industry, Tom Bullock joins House of Batteries' OEM Sales Team as... Read More

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Win Plastic Extrusions Adds New Business Development Manager to Enhance Service and Expand Company Footprint into New Markets

September 29, 2011

Bill Habeck Named Eastern Regional Sales & New Business Development Manager August 30, 2011, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio., - Representatives from Win Plastic Extrusions, a division of TMI, LLC, today announced the addition of Bill Habeck, who joins the company as its Eastern Regional Sales and New Business Development... Read More

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Proportion-Air Names New General Manager

September 29, 2011

McCordsville, IN - Dan Cook, founder and president, has announced Brent Archer as general manager for Proportion-Air, Inc. In the announcement Cook advised that Archer will have responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the company. Archer has a long history working for Proportion-Air having started with... Read More

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Indium Corporation Hires Technical Sales Support Engineer

September 27, 2011

Indium Corporation announces that Joe Bahou has joined the company as a Technical Sales Support Engineer. He is based in Huntington Beach, CA. Joe is responsible for providing product and process support to customers, sales channel partners, sales team members, and co-suppliers for all of Indium Corporation's... Read More

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Jergens, Inc. Names Patrick Rienks General Manager, Tooling Components Division

September 26, 2011

Cleveland, OH - Jergens, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Rienks as General Manager for its Tooling Components Division. In his new role, Mr. Rienks will be responsible for the general management of the entire division, which is comprised of the Workholding Solutions Group, Specialty Fasteners... Read More

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Tridon Industries Hires COO To Oversee Day-To-Day Corporate Operations

September 26, 2011

POTTSTOWN, Pa. - Tridon Industries is pleased to announce that Pete Colella, current chairman and CEO of The Colmen Group, has assumed the position of COO at Tridon Industries. In this new position, Mr. Colella will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company, helping with the development... Read More