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Briggs Earns Promotion at Dynabrade, Inc.

May 23, 2016

Clarence, New York: Dynabrade, Inc., a manufacturer of abrasive power tools, is pleased to announce the promotion of Steve Briggs to Global Key Accounts Manager. Briggs has moved up through the company, from Territory Sales Representative to Product Manager and most recently Director of International Sales. His 19 years of experience combined with his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in... Read More

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Taylor Made Group Announces New President and Chief Operating Officer

May 20, 2016

GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. – Dennis Flint, Chairman and CEO of The Taylor Made Group, is pleased to announce that Andrew Hider will be joining The Taylor Made Group as President and Chief Operating Officer on May 17, 2016. Andrew joins The Taylor Made Group from Danaher Corporation, where he spent the last 10 years. His first role was General Manager of Dover Instruments before moving to Anderson... Read More

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Eli Valenzuela Resumes Duties and Responsibilites of President and CEO

May 19, 2016

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that Mr. Eli Valenzuela will be reassuming the duties and responsibilities of President and CEO of First State Manufacturing after the unexpected passing of Mr. David Hitchens. “Mr. Hitchens helped us build upon a very firm foundation,” said Mrs. Sher Valenzuela, Vice President of First State Manufacturing. “His business acumen and... Read More

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Eli Valenzuela Resumes President and CEO Position at FSM

May 18, 2016

Milford, DE – First State Manufacturing announces that Mr. Eli Valenzuela will be reassuming the duties and responsibilities of President and CEO of First State Manufacturing after the unexpected passing of Mr. David Hitchens. “Mr. Hitchens helped us build upon a very firm foundation,” said Mrs. Sher Valenzuela, Vice President of First State Manufacturing. “His business acumen and... Read More

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AMETEK CTS Welcomes New Regional Sales Manager, Jason Smith Appointed to Position

May 18, 2016

Edison, N.J. – Teseq, now a unit of AMETEK Compliance Test Solutions and a leading developer of instrumentation and systems for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) emission and immunity testing, has hired Jason Smith as regional sales manager. Smith, a veteran in EMC sales and marketing, will use his extensive industry experience to help the AMETEK CTS growing sales force support its... Read More

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Sartomer Americas Appoints Jeff Prosser Senior Account Manager

May 18, 2016

EXTON, Pa. – Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., has named Jeff Prosser senior account manager for Texas and the southeast US. In his new role, Prosser will help educate and connect customers in his region with innovative specialty chemical solutions that best serve their coatings, adhesives, inks, elastomers, and other formulation needs. He will report to Chris Petrangeli,... Read More

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New York's Most Decorated Police Officer Joins Indy 500 CK Crew

May 16, 2016

New York Police Department's most decorated person at the Rank of Police Officer, Walter Wasilewski has joined PIRTEK Team Murray’s CK Crew of Veterans and First Responders for the Tag Heuer Pit Stop Challenge for the Indianapolis 500. Officer Wasilewski made over 3,000 arrests during his time in the NYPD, serving in the 46th Precinct of the South Bronx during its most dangerous period... Read More

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Adams Magnetic Products Adds New Applications Engineer

May 13, 2016

Brody Tucker is a new technical resource to help customers choose the right magnet. Elizabethtown, KY – Adams Magnetic Products, Co., a leading supplier of permanent magnets, rare earth magnets, flexible magnets and magnetic assemblies is pleased to introduce Brody Tucker as their new Applications Engineer. In this position, Brody will help drive the design, fabrication, and testing of... Read More

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Legendary Engineer Joins Brabham and PIRTEK Team Murray

May 13, 2016

The next piece of the PIRTEK Team Murray puzzle for this year’s 100th Indianapolis 500 was put into place today when it was announced that legendary engineer Andy Brown will be working with rookie Matt Brabham as he prepares for his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in May. Brown, one of the most experienced engineers in the business, has been part of multiple Indy 500 and IndyCar Series winning... Read More

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Multisorb Hires Steve Colella as Business Development Leader, Healthcare Packaging - Americas

May 13, 2016

Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Colella to the position of Business Development Leader - Healthcare Packaging in the Americas. In this role, Steve will support current customers along with leading new business development efforts for healthcare packaging in the Northern half of the U.S. This appointment demonstrates Multisorb's... Read More

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Aerzen USA CFO and Vice President Keith Rolfe Named Winner of SMARTCEO Magazine Executive Management Award

May 11, 2016

Aerzen USA announced that Keith Rolfe, Vice President and CFO of Aerzen USA Corp., has been selected as a winner of a 2016 Executive Management Award by Philadelphia SmartCEO. Rolfe was chosen because of his focus on investing in people and supporting the company’s “triple bottom line” approach to business, which encompasses People, The Planet and Prosperity. He and his fellow Executive... Read More

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Governor Markell and Director Whaley Visit Hedwin Division of Zacros America's Newark Site

May 11, 2016

On February 3rd, 2016, the Hedwin Division of Zacros America (HDZA) had the privilege of welcoming the Governor of the State of Delaware, the Honorable Jack A. Markell and Director Bernice Whaley, the Cabinet Secretary of the Delaware Economic Development Office to our Newark, Delaware facility. Governor Markell and Director Whaley visited our Newark, Delaware facility to learn about our... Read More

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Technic Engineered Powders Division Appoints Jim Rocha - Quality Director

May 9, 2016

Woonsocket, RI USA - Technic Engineered Powders Division is pleased to announce the appointment of James Rocha as Quality Director. Mr. Rocha’s responsibilities will include, Quality System development, implementation and monitoring. Mr. Rocha will also serve as the direct contact with Technic customers in defining the critical standards and practices for quality assurance in production. ... Read More

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Viega LLC Announces 2015 Top Gun Award Winners

May 9, 2016

Eight winners from across the country honored for their industry leadership WICHITA, Kan. - Viega LLC announced its 2015 Top Gun award winners at the company's 2016 annual national sales meeting held in April in Wichita, Kan. The following top eight Viega sales people were honored with 2015 Top Gun awards, the highest honor that Viega provides: Bob Aagaard, Midwest District Sales... Read More

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TMI Introduces New Senior Marketing Manager

April 29, 2016

Pittsburgh, PA – TMI International, LLC - a leader in flexible PVC products for managing industrial and commercial environments - today announced the appointment of Mr. David Schneider to the position of Senior Marketing Manager.  Mr. Schneider brings over 20 years of B2B marketing management experience to the position. After managerial roles with manufacturers of material handling... Read More

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CBSA Appoints National Bronze Mfg. Co. VP to Board of Directors

April 29, 2016

Hilton Head, SC - The 65th Annual CBSA Convention included educational sessions, networking opportunities, as well as the appointment of new Board Members to the CBSA Board of Directors. One of those new board members is National Bronze Mfg. Co. VP of Business Development Michael Russo.   Russo, who also serves on CBSA’s Communication Committee, brings not only his knowledge of Bronze,... Read More

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Mike Hagen Joins ControlTek as the EMS Provider's New Principal Engineer

April 29, 2016

Electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider ControlTek, Inc. has hired Mike Hagen as the company’s new Principal Engineer.   Mr. Hagen brings decades of experience to his new role, with expertise that spans the product development process; he has expanded his responsibilities throughout his career to include positions as Manufacturing and Electronics Engineer, Evaluation Engineer,... Read More

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Jet Edge's Jaimie Larson Named Chamber's Young Professional of the Year

April 29, 2016

I-94 West Chamber of Commerce Honors Jet Edge’s Jaimie Larson for Her Commitment to Professional Development, Chamber Involvement ST. MICHAEL, Minnesota, U.S.A. - The I-94 West Chamber of Commerce recently honored Jet Edge Sales Marketing Assistant Jaimie Larson as its 2016 Young Professional of the Year. Larson, who performs a wide range of sales and marketing duties for the St.... Read More

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COE Press Equipment Appoints Ed Wynn as Regional Sales Manager

April 26, 2016

Sterling Heights, Mich.  – Coe Press Equipment has announced the appointment of Ed Wynn as a new Regional Sales Manager based out of the greater Chicago area. Wynn will be responsible for sales development in his territory, with a focus on promoting the company’s CTLMaster™ Value-Added Cut-to-Length lines, which are built using standard COE equipment that is configured to meet each... Read More

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WAGO Appoints Regional Sales Manager for Ontario

April 25, 2016

Germantown, WI  – WAGO is pleased to announce a new addition to its growing sales team in Canada. Marc Thibert joins WAGO, as Regional Sales Manager for Southwestern Ontario, Marc brings to the role several years of experience in the Automation sector in both sales and application support. Prior to joining WAGO, Marc was a District Application Specialist for Phoenix Contact for over seven... Read More