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Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp. Hires Corporate Sales Manager

March 1, 2011

BROOKFIELD, WI - Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp. announced the appointment of Brian Fulton as corporate sales manager in charge of contractor equipment sales at its Brookfield headquarters. Fulton is a graduate of Carroll College, Waukesha, WI, and holds a BS in mathematics with a minor in secondary education. He has... Read More

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Southern Company's Dave Coker Among One of Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2011

February 28, 2011

ATLANTA, Feb. 22, 2011 - Southern Company today announced that IDG's Computerworld magazine has selected Dave Coker, vice president of computing and network service for Southern Company as one of the magazine's Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2011. "Dave is an exceptional leader and we're proud to have him on our team... Read More

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American Textile Names Lance Ruttenberg President

February 28, 2011

Company Continues to Place Emphasis on Strategic Growth PITTSBURGH, Feb. 23, 2011 - American Textile Company (ATC) announces that Chief Operating Officer Lance Ruttenberg has been named President of the Company. The announcement is part of a strategic leadership transition plan the Company has had in place for... Read More

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AkzoNobel Hires Top Executive for Decorative Paints Business in China

February 28, 2011

February 22, 2011 - AkzoNobel's strategic medium-term growth ambitions to double revenue in China, from $1.5 billion to $3 billion, will be further fuelled by the appointment of Lin Liangqi as the new Managing Director, Decorative Paints for China & North Asia. As the company looks to accelerate its strategic... Read More

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Philip O. Nolan Joins Camber Board of Directors

February 28, 2011

The Former CEO of Stanley, Inc. Brings Extensive Acquisition And Corporate Growth Management Experience Huntsville, AL - February 18, 2011 - Camber Corporation announced today that Philip O. Nolan, past chairman, president, and CEO of Stanley, Inc. (NYSE: SXE), has joined its Board of Directors. "We are honored to... Read More

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Robert Jarrard Joins Plattco Team

February 28, 2011

Plattsburgh NY - Plattco Corporation is pleased to announce the addition of Robert Jarrard to its leadership team in the position of Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Since joining the internationally recognized leader of double flap airlock valves on January 31st, Mr. Jarrard has begun the next phase of... Read More

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Supply Chain, LSP Expert Jim Eckler Joins Tompkins Associates as Executive Associate

February 28, 2011

RALEIGH, NC, February 22, 2011 - Jim Eckler, former CEO of SCI Group, has joined the global supply chain and business strategy firm Tompkins Associates as an Executive Associate. "We are pleased to welcome Mr. Eckler to assist our growing supply chain consulting and execution engagements," says Jim Tompkins... Read More

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Doosan's JY Lee Receives Award for Outstanding Achievement

February 28, 2011

Pine Brook, NJ - Doosan's JY Lee was one of several individuals selected to receive the prestigious NAEK (National Academy of Engineering in Korea) Award. The Award was instituted in 1995 to honor and support engineers who, during the past 60 years, have made conspicuous and ground-breaking contributions to the... Read More

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Timo Lappalainen Proposed as New Member for Vaisala's Board of Directors

February 25, 2011

Vaisala's shareholders representing more than 10 percent of all the votes in the company have proposed Timo Lappalainen, President and CEO of Orion Corporation, as new member of the Vaisala Board. The proposal will be presented at Vaisala's Annual General Meeting held on March 24, 2011. Timo Lappalainen (b. 1962... Read More

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Alliance Polymers Continues to Grow -Adds Another Team Member on West Coast for Customer Support in CA, AZ and NV

February 25, 2011

ROMULUS, MI (February 21, 2011) - Alliance Polymers & Services LLC (APS), a leading distributor of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), continues to add to its team of elastomer technical service specialists by appointing Eric R. Elsner to provide commercial and technical support on the West Coast. Specifically, he... Read More

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ReadSoft's President and CEO Is Leaving His Position for a Role in the Board of Directors

February 25, 2011

Jan Andersson, ReadSoft's President and CEO, has decided to leave his position in agreement with the Board of Directors. Jan Andersson will remain in office until a new President and CEO has been appointed and will be proposed by the Nomination Committee to be elected to the Board of Directors at the Annual General... Read More

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BOSTONtec Hires Sales Engineer

February 25, 2011

MIDLAND, MI (February 18, 2011) - BOSTONtec, a nationally recognized manufacturer of commercial-grade, height-adjustable furniture for the assembly, fulfillment, healthcare, laboratory and technology/office markets, has hired Robert Doucette Jr. as Sales Engineer. Doucette comes to BOSTONtec with over twelve years... Read More

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People on the Move

February 25, 2011

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

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People on the Move

February 25, 2011

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. ANSI organizational member and accredited standards developer PLASA has announced the appointment of Richard Cadena as assistant technical standards... Read More

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ABB Names Frank Duggan to Group Executive Committee

February 25, 2011

Michel Demaré will focus on role as Chief Financial Officer after supporting market development during challenging economic environment Zurich, Switzerland, Feb. 17, 2011 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has appointed Frank Duggan to the Group Executive Committee as Head of Global Markets... Read More

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Aker Solutions Strengthens Management Team

February 25, 2011

17 February 2011 - Oil services group Aker Solutions signals a stronger focus on international growth and engineering through an expansion of its executive management team. Three members have been added, of which two are non-Norwegian citizens. Wolfgang Puennel, a German citizen, has been appointed head of the new... Read More

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Rolf Manser Joins Garlock as Pharma, Food Markets Manager

February 25, 2011

Palmyra, N.Y., February 21, 2011 - Rolf Manser has joined Garlock Sealing Technologies as North American pharmaceutical and food industries marketing manager. Based in Boston, Mass., he will interface directly with companies in these industries, working closely with Garlock product line management, engineering and... Read More

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Z. Katona Joins Davis-Standard's Converting Systems Group

February 25, 2011

(Fulton, N.Y.) - Zsolt Katona has joined Davis-Standard, LLC as the technical director of Liquid Coating. Katona brings more than 20 years of experience in engineering, web handling equipment and process development, as well as strong management and leadership skills. In his new role, Katona will oversee and further... Read More

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Halle A. Norris Promoted Vice President of Manufacturing

February 25, 2011

New Philadelphia, Ohio - January 24, 2011- Lisa Huntsman, president of Lauren Manufacturing, announced the promotion of Halle A. Norris from plant manager to vice president of manufacturing. "Since Halle has joined the Lauren Manufacturing Company team, she has demonstrated strong leadership in operations with an... Read More

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Tigerpaw Adds IT-Development Leader to Direct Product Development

February 24, 2011

Douglas Sikora Named Director of Software Development BELLEVUE, Neb., (February 16, 2011) - Tigerpaw Software, Inc., developer of the most comprehensive business building software for technology providers, today announced the hiring of Douglas Sikora as the new director of software development. Sikora will be... Read More