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Renishaw Apprentice to Represent UK at International Science and Engineering Fair

April 1, 2011

At the Young Engineer for Britain National Final held recently in London, Roxanne Pollard, a first-year technical apprentice with Gloucestershire-based Renishaw, was chosen to represent the UK at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) being held in Los Angeles from 8th to 13th May 2011. The... Read More

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Water Jet Manufacturer Jet Edge Appoints Area Manager for Shanghai China Sales Office

April 1, 2011

ST. MICHAEL, Minnesota, U.S.A. (March 28, 2011) - Jet Edge, Inc. is pleased to announce that Haihong (Samuel) Song has been appointed area manager for the water jet manufacturer's new sales office in Shanghai, China. Mr. Song is responsible for developing Jet Edge's business presence in China's rapidly growing... Read More

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Ramtron Strengthens Its Management Team

April 1, 2011

Names Ying Shiau Vice President of Customer Satisfaction COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - March 29, 2011 - U.S. semiconductor maker Ramtron International Corporation (Nasdaq: RMTR), a leading developer and supplier of ferroelectric-based low-power memory and integrated semiconductor products, announced today that Ying Shiau... Read More

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EMP SA Switzerland Appoints Kurt Glaser to Lead CO-EX Corporation USA

March 31, 2011

Stabio, Switzerland - EMP SA, world leading manufacturer of advanced Polycarbonate sheets and systems, today announced the appointment of Kurt Glaser as Managing Director of CO-EX Corporation (CT, USA) effective immediately. "We expect the business to gain momentum with Kurt's leadership," said Enzo Piarulli of EMP... Read More

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Robert Dennehy Appointed Vice President of Operations

March 30, 2011

Dennehy's extensive product knowledge and global experience to support company's growth strategy Lowell, MA - March 25, 2011--M/A-COM Technology Solutions (M/A-COM Tech), a leading supplier of semiconductors, active and passive components and subassemblies for radio frequency (RF), microwave and millimeter wave... Read More

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Tubelite Hires Terry Britt to Serve Indiana, Missouri, Illinois

March 30, 2011

Walker, Mich. -- Tubelite Inc. named Terry Britt as a client development manager serving Indiana, eastern Missouri and central to southern Illinois. He works closely with glazing contractors and architects in this region to provide information on the company's architectural aluminum products and their green building... Read More

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Retirement News at NexTek

March 30, 2011

We are happy to report near-record-setting revenue for 2010! NexTek's coaxial surge protectors and high current DC feed through filters have become quite popular these days. One of the main reasons for our success is our excellent delivery. Despite the current trend toward smaller order quantities and immediate... Read More

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Fiberguide Appoints Steve Wilkes VP Sales and Marketing

March 30, 2011

Wilkes to seek new opportunities worldwide Stirling, N.J. (March 25, 2011) - Optical fiber manufacturer and custom assembly specialist Fiberguide Industries has named Steve Wilkes as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In his new role, Wilkes has been tasked with identifying new markets and applications for... Read More

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Autodesk Announces Appointment of Lorrie M. Norrington to Board of Directors

March 30, 2011

SAN FRANCISCO - Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that Lorrie M. Norrington has been appointed to Autodesk's board of directors. "I'm pleased to welcome Lorrie Norrington to our board of directors and look forward to her contributions to the... Read More

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Kodak Executive Russell Hunt Named a CRN Channel Chief for Second Consecutive Year

March 30, 2011

ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 28-Kodak's Russell Hunt has earned recognition as a 2011 Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN for the second consecutive year. Notably, Hunt has led the successful channel integration of two existing channel communities within Kodak. Through Hunt's leadership efforts, Kodak expands its... Read More

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HP Names Tracy Keogh Executive Vice President of Human Resources

March 30, 2011

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 24, 2011 - HP today announced it has appointed Tracy Keogh to serve as executive vice president of human resources, effective April 25. Keogh will report to HP President and Chief Executive Officer Léo Apotheker and lead the key global human resources initiatives and people strategies... Read More

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Duane Smith Named TAPPI Fellow for 2011

March 29, 2011

(Fulton, N.Y.) - R. Duane Smith, Davis-Standard's Product Manager of Specialty Winding, has been named a TAPPI Fellow for 2011. This prestigious award is an honorary title bestowed upon a small percentage of TAPPI's international membership. It is given to individuals who have made extraordinary technical or service... Read More

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New Hires at Meggitt Sensing Systems Strengthen Engineering Team

March 29, 2011

Germantown, MD -- Meggitt, a leading supplier of quality vibration sensors, announced hiring two engineers to contribute to the quality and development of the Wilcoxon Research line of accelerometers. Meggitt Sensing Systems has hired Sean O'Brien as a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer and Martin Luplow as a... Read More

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Don Droppo, Jr. Named in Connecticut Magazine's "40 Under 40"

March 29, 2011

President and CEO of environmentally responsible packaging innovator, Curtis Packaging, highlighted as one of Connecticut's rising stars Sandy Hook, Conn. - March 24, 2011 - Curtis Packaging, a leading producer of luxury packaging and a recognized industry leader in sustainability, is pleased to congratulate... Read More

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Eriez® Hires New Heavy Industries Sales Engineer

March 28, 2011

Erie, Pa. - Eriez®, world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications, announces the appointment of Brian Vrablic to the new position of Sales Engineer - Recycling. "In this time of significant growth at Eriez, Brian will help us provide an increased level of support to our... Read More

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Paulo Sarti Named Managing Director for Penske Logistics South America

March 28, 2011

READING, Pa., March 23, 2011 - Penske Logistics has named Paulo Sarti as Managing Director for South American operations. Based in São Paulo, Brazil, he is responsible for the operations and growth of business in South America. A Penske employee since 2004, Sarti was most recently Senior Director of Operations... Read More

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Mona Pappafava-Ray, General Carbide Corp. President, Wins 2011 Women In Business Award

March 28, 2011

Greensburg, PA, March 24, 2011 - The Pittsburgh Business Times recently honored Mona Pappafava-Ray, president of General Carbide Corporation, with a 2011 Women in Business Award. The Business Times' recognition of Ms. Pappafava-Ray acknowledges her success in helping the Greensburg, PA-based manufacturer of... Read More

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Indium Corporation Hires Market Development Manager

March 25, 2011

Indium Corporation announces that Ron Hunadi, Ph.D., has been hired as the Market Development Manager for Semiconductor and Advanced Materials. He is based at his home offices in Mesquite, NV and Camarillo, CA, USA. Dr. Hunadi is responsible for working with Indium's product managers and sales and technical teams... Read More

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LSI Welcomes Brian Pomponio

March 25, 2011

Oakland, NJ - Labeling Systems is pleased to announce that Brian Pomponio has joined the Labeling Systems sales team in the position of Sales Executive. Brian comes to LSI with over seven years of experience in the packaging equipment industry and specializes in the pharmaceutical, personal care and food... Read More

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WEG Electric Announces Executive Management Changes

March 25, 2011

President David A. Pipes to retire, VP Peter Barry to succeed ATLANTA, Ga. - WEG Electric Corp. (www.weg.net/us), a leading global solutions provider of industrial electrical technologies, announces that David A. Pipes, President of WEG Electric Corp., will retire at the end of June of this year. Peter Barry... Read More