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May 26, 2010

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI), an organizational member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), is pleased to announce the appointment of John Jones as national technical director. He will play a critical technical leadership role in BPI's national... Read More

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Dr. Jim Pettigrew Awards Alltech's Medal of Excellence

May 19, 2010

[Lexington, KENTUCKY- Alltech, global animal health company, opened their 26th Annual International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium by awarding Dr. Jim Pettigrew with Alltech's Medal of Excellence, which is Alltech's highest honor given annually to a scientist completing innovative work in a particular field... Read More

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Magnet Applications Expands European Sales Operations

May 18, 2010

NEWTON, KS - Gareth Meese has been named Export Sales Manager for Magnet Applications Limited (MAL), a subsidiary of Bunting® Magnetics Co., which is headquartered in Newton, Kansas. Meese will have dual responsibilities to oversee and develop sales for the product lines for both Bunting® and MAL. "Gareth will be... Read More

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ABC Fulfillment Hires Lisa Henrich as Director of Sales and Marketing

May 18, 2010

March 10, 2010 - Blue Bell, PA - ABC Fulfillment is pleased to announce that Lisa Henrich has joined our team as Director of Sales and Marketing. Lisa will manage all aspects of our sales and marketing efforts and will also work to maintain and improve customer relations. "Our company is growing, said Eileen... Read More

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May 14, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), an organizational member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards... Read More

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Columbus McKinnon Appoints Joseph J. Maliekel as Chief Accounting Officer

May 14, 2010

AMHERST, N.Y., March 31, 2010 - Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, today announced that Joseph Maliekel has been appointed as Chief Accounting Officer. Joe joined Columbus McKinnon in October 2009 as Corporate Controller. Karen... Read More

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Leicht Named Business Development Manager for International Retail Operations

May 14, 2010

Melville, New York, May 10, 2010 - Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Frank Leicht to the position of Business Development Manager for Leviton's International Retail Operations. In his new position with the company, Leicht will focus on growing Leviton's global retail operations, including expansion... Read More

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May 14, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. Matthew Kazmierczak has been named senior vice president and interim director of TechAmerica Foundation, a non-profit, non-partisan affiliate of ANSI... Read More

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Syrgis Promotes Bob Garner to Vice President of Operations and Engineering Position

May 13, 2010

CINCINNATI, OH. - (May 7, 2010) - Syrgis, an international diversified group of fine and specialty chemical manufacturers, today announced the promotion of Bob Garner to Vice President of Operations and Engineering for the Syrgis group and also to General Manager of Syrgis Performance Specialties. "Bob brings a... Read More

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Stanley Trykowski of S&E Specialty Polymers Receives Distinguished Career Award from Wire & Cable Manufacturers Alliance

May 12, 2010

Lunenburg, Mass. (May 6, 2010) . . . Stanley Trykowski, a senior R&D chemist at plastic compounder S&E Specialty Polymers, received the Wire & Cable Manufacturers Alliance (WCMA) Distinguished Career Award at a ceremony held Saturday, April 24 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Trykowski was honored... Read More

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Global President Shares Strategies for Energy Efficient and Sustainable Buildings at Energy Efficiency Global 2010

May 12, 2010

Larry G. Wash to present recommendations for reducing energy in existing buildings Washington, D.C., May 11, 2010 - Existing buildings consume 40 percent of energy worldwide1. There are opportunities to make these buildings more energy efficient and in turn more cost effective. Plenty of proven technologies... Read More

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Greif SVP & Divisional President Patton to Leave the Company

May 11, 2010

DELAWARE, Ohio (May 7, 2010) - Michael C. Patton, 48, senior vice president, Global Sourcing & Supply Chain and divisional president Industrial Packaging North America, has announced his departure from Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B). Patton will become chief executive officer of Caraustar Industries... Read More

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Adhesive Applications Hires for Targeted Markets

May 6, 2010

Seasoned Tape Specialist Joins To Lead Fenestration And Solar Easthampton, MA, April 2010 - Adhesive Applications announces the addition of Jay Hirschberg, a seasoned adhesives sales specialist, to continue development of the fenestration and solar markets. Mr. Hirschberg joins as National Sales Manager of... Read More

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Appointment in Vaisala's Management Group

May 6, 2010

Kai Konola, M.Sc. (El. Eng.), has been appointed Executive Vice President of the Weather Critical Operations Business Area and a member of Vaisala's Management Group starting July 1, 2010. Kai Konola joins Vaisala from Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN). He has worked in Nokia and Nokia Siemens Networks for fifteen years... Read More

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Eriez® Announces Promotion of John Klinge to Product Manager - Metal Detection

May 6, 2010

Erie, PA.-Eriez®, world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications, announces the promotion of John Klinge to Product Manager-Metal Detection. Klinge will report to Jeff Kaveney, Manager of Product Marketing. In his new role, Klinge will oversee metal detection inquiries... Read More

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Caron Technical Service Welcomes Corey Adams to its Team

May 5, 2010

(Marietta, OH, May 4, 2010) The Service & Quality Department welcomes Corey Adams, Equipment Technical Specialist, to its team. Adams brings 18 years of experience at Caron where he held a variety of roles in manufacturing and production. His most recent role was Production Manager. "We are pleased to have Corey... Read More

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Former Bard and J & J Executive Named President of Polyzen, Leading U.S. Medical Device Firm

May 4, 2010

Credentials Bode Well for Accelerated Growth and New Market Penetrations for Polyzen RALEIGH/APEX, NC (April 21, 2010) -- Polyzen, Inc., a leading developer and supplier of medical devices, announces that Richard (Rich) C. Kindberg has joined the firm as President. He assumes the position from Tilak M. Shah who... Read More

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Greif Executive Vice President & CFO Huml Announces Plan to Retire

May 4, 2010

DELAWARE, Ohio (April 28, 2010) - Donald S. Huml, 63, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), has announced his intent to retire. He has been CFO since joining the company in 2002, and was named executive vice president in 2006. Greif will conduct a rigorous internal... Read More

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Draka Cableteq USA Names Gerry King National Sales Manager, Canada

May 4, 2010

April 30, 2010 - North Dighton, Massachusetts, Draka Cableteq USA (www.drakausa.com) today announced it has hired Gerry King as its National Sales Manager - Canada. In this position, Gerry will be responsible for the Fire Protection, Downhole Reservoir Management, Industrial, Utility and Water markets for all of... Read More

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ISC Adds Director-Sales

May 4, 2010

ISC Engineering is please to announce that Mark Davis has joined the company, in a newly formed position as Director-Sales. Mark's knowledge base and experiences in custom cable assembly over the past 35 years is a formidable addition to ISC's senior management team. In addition Mark has been associated with, and... Read More