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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

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DEK Appoint New Electronic Assembly Marketing Manager

February 24, 2011

DEK has announced a new addition to its team; Tracey Khoo joins the screen printing specialist as Electronic Assembly Marketing Manager. In her new role, Tracey will be responsible for taking ownership of the planning, implementation and execution of all tactical marketing initiatives relating to the SMT and... Read More

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Baracoda Reinforces Its Sales and Technical Teams within Its American Subsidiary, Baracoda Inc

February 23, 2011

Paris, ... February 2011 - Baracoda, the world leading manufacturer of Bluetooth barcode and RFID scanners, announces the appointments of Calvin Le and Raphael Bulira as Sales Manager and Technical Support Engineer at Baracoda Inc. Following the registration of a record sales growth in 2010, Baracoda reinforces... Read More

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GSM Industrial Announces Leadership Changes

February 23, 2011

LANCASTER, PA. (February 21, 2011) - GSM Industrial, a leader in the fabrication and installation of custom industrial steel products, is pleased to announce leadership changes within the organization. Currently owned and operated by the Gooding and Towers families, the changes are an integral part of GSM... Read More

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Mr. Dan Bondoc, P.Eng.

February 23, 2011

Sales Engineer Mr. Victor B. Afanasiev, President of Continental Fan Manufacturing Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dan Bondoc as Sales Engineer - OEM and Industrial Fan Divisions. Mr. Bondoc has a Mechanical Engineering degree, and is a registered Professional Engineer in the Province of... Read More

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Peifer Waterjet Cutting Hires Joy Olcott as Director of Sales and Marketing

February 22, 2011

Peifer Waterjet Cutting, in Lancaster County, PA is pleased to announce that Joy Olcott has joined our team as Director of Sales and Marketing. Joy will manage all aspects of our sales and marketing efforts and will also work to maintain and improve customer relations. Prior to joining Peifer, Joy worked in the... Read More