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People on the Move

August 17, 2011

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. NSF International, an accredited standards developer and organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced that... Read More

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Manncorp Adds Director of Social Media to Marketing Staff

August 15, 2011

Manncorp has named Jinlei "Penny" Tang Director of Social Media and Web Analytics. In announcing the appointment, CEO Henry Mann underscored the goal of this newly created position: "to forge a closer two-way relationship and dialog between our company and its expanded customer base that now covers every... Read More

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Environics, Inc. Announces New Majority Stockholder

August 15, 2011

Tolland, CT - Environics, Inc is pleased to announce that Catherine Dunn and Terrence Dunn, have recently acquired ownership of the company, including all shares previously held by company co-founder, Edward Anderson. Anderson, a member of the investor group who founded Environics, Inc. in 1986, has sold his... Read More

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Marine Travelift Announces Promotion of Erich Pfeifer to President & COO

August 15, 2011

STURGEON BAY, WI (August 10, 2011) - Marine Travelift has announced the promotion of Erich Pfeifer to President and Chief Operating Officer beginning August 10, 2011. Erich Pfeifer is succeeding the Company's President and CEO for the past eight years, Steve Pfeifer. Steve Pfeifer will remain Marine Travelift's... Read More

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Meggitt Sensing Systems Hires Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

August 12, 2011

Germantown, MD -- Meggitt, the manufacturer of industry-leading accelerometers and vibration sensing products, announced today that it has hired Nick Pignone as the new Environmental Health and Safety Specialist. Mr. Pignone's safety knowledge and experience will greatly enhance the Meggitt Sensing Systems work... Read More

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iPad/PLC Control of MPE's Granulizers

August 11, 2011

(Chicago, IL) Modern Process Equipment (MPE) now offers portable, wireless control of their grinding equipment utilizing the Apple iPad. This configuration allows the grinder's operator to be mobile and/or remote - walking around and away from the grinder and throughout the plant - with full touchscreen access to... Read More

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Magnet Applications Adds General Manager for Pennsylvania Facility

August 10, 2011

NEWTON, KS - Magnet Applications, a subsidiary of Bunting® Magnetics Company, is pleased to announce the addition of Pete Lipetzky, PhD as the new General Manager for our DuBois, Pennsylvania facility. Lipetzky will oversee the total manufacturing and sales operations for the DuBois plant and will report to Robert... Read More

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Elemental LED Welcomes Sustainability Writer Michael Gutman as a Regular Contributor to its LED Lighting Blog

August 10, 2011

LED lighting innovations and technology plus SF Bay Area sustainability news and progress are focuses on the Elemental LED blog San Francisco, CA - August 9, 2011 - Elemental LED, a San Francisco Bay Area-based LED lighting company, recently added a second regular contributor to its company blog. Michael Gutman... Read More

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Deborah A.P. Hersman Sworn in for Second Term as NTSB Chairman

August 8, 2011

Hersman has been a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board since 2004 WASHINGTON - Deborah Hersman was officially sworn in today for a second two-year term as NTSB chairman. She became chairman on July 28, 2009. She was nominated for the second term by President Barack Obama on June 28, 2011, and... Read More

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ITW Muller Appoints Rob Payne to Industry Manager

August 8, 2011

Arlington Heights, IL - ITW Muller, a leading manufacturer of both innovative stretch wrap equipment and high quality stretch wrap film, expands its sales team with the appointment of Rob Payne to Industry Manager. Rob will be responsible for supporting the team in the Western portion of the US and Canada with a... Read More

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Dorris Co. Announces New VP of Sales & Marketing

August 8, 2011

Fraser, MI: Dorris Co. is pleased to announce the arrival of new VP of Sales & Marketing, Jim Diez. He brings 27 years of experience in the gear and manufacturing industry. Jim has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lawrence Technology University and a Master of Science in Engineering Management... Read More

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Michelman's Marshall Wiseman Announces Retirement

August 5, 2011

CINCINNATI, OH (July 30, 2011) - Michelman has announced the retirement of 30 year veteran Mr. P. Marshall Wiseman. Wiseman's career began at Michelman in 1981 when Dr. John Michelman hired him to be the very first salesman to sell the company's line of water-based specialty wax emulsions. Until that time... Read More

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People on the Move

August 4, 2011

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. Mr. Luis Jorge Romero Saro has begun his tenure as Director General of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), replacing Dr. Walter... Read More

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ILSCO Internal Promotion - OEM Marketing Research Manager

August 4, 2011

The ILSCO® Corporation recently promoted Mr. Stephen R. Bruns from within to the newly created position of Marketing Research Manager for the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) division. Stephen was hired in 2005 and has worked in OEM as Quotations Analyst until this recent promotion. He graduated from the... Read More

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Nolan Joins Baumer as Field Sales Engineer

August 4, 2011

Southington, Conn. -- August 2, 2011... Bill Nolan has joined Baumer Ltd. as a Field Sales Engineer. In his new position, Mr. Nolan will manage product sales for the company's sensor and motion lines in eastern Pennsylvania, upper New York state and Long Island, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey. Mr. Nolan... Read More

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ILSCO Employs OEM Customer Service Representative

August 3, 2011

The ILSCO® Corporation recently hired Mr. Daniel Held as Customer Service Representative for the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) division. Dan is a recent graduate of Ohio State University where he earned a BA in Aviation Management. He is a welcome addition to the ILSCO team. Dan Held may be contacted... Read More

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Wynright Announces Appointment of Brigitte Janos Brozenec to the Position of Executive Vice President, Marketing.

August 1, 2011

Elk Grove, IL, July 18, 2011 - Wynright Corporation, a US-based engineered solutions provider, manufacturer, and system integrator for the materials handling industry, appointed Brigitte Janos Brozenec to the position of Executive Vice President, Marketing. As the former Chief Marketing Officer of First Industrial... Read More

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ILSCO Expands Role of Manager, Distributor Services

August 1, 2011

The ILSCO® Corporation recently expanded the role of the Manager, Distributor Services. MaryJo Heffernan has been with ILSCO fifteen years and was initially hired in as a Customer Service Rep. She was promoted to Manager, Distributor Services, a position she has held for the majority of her tenure with ILSCO. In... Read More

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EB Industries Hires New General Manager

July 28, 2011

Don Christensen joins EB Industries as General Manager. EB Industries is pleased to announce that Don Christensen has joined as their General Manager. Don will be responsible for sales and marketing, engineering, quality, production/operations, and finance, and is looking forward to building many long lasting... Read More

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John Evans Opens New Era as President of NAC

July 28, 2011

John Evans, Senior Vice President of Gold Medal® Products Co., has taken over the helm of the National Association of Concessionaires (NAC). Evans was inducted for his two-year term as president at the national convention in July. He has served on the board for 27 years, was the chair of the regional vice president... Read More