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LIA to Award Dr. Charles Townes with Lifetime Achievement Award

June 10, 2010

ORLANDO, Florida, June 08, 2010 - The Laser Institute of America (LIA) will present its first Lifetime Achievement Award to laser pioneer Dr. Charles Townes at the 29th International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO®) in Anaheim, Calif. Townes, 94, won the Nobel Prize for physics in... Read More

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Tracy Earns SAE International's SAE Aerospace Engineering Leadership Award

June 10, 2010

WARRENDALE, Pa -- Dr. John Tracy, Boeing Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Engineering, Operations & Technology, was honored with the 2008 SAE Aerospace Engineering Leadership Award during the SAE 2009 AeroTech Congress and Exhibition, held last fall in Seattle, Wash. Established in 1992, the... Read More

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June 9, 2010

The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced the appointment of Chris Hankin as director of energy efficiency. In his new role, Mr. Hankin will spearhead the trade association's policy efforts in addressing the growing... Read More

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June 9, 2010

SAI Global, a certification body accredited by ANSI, has announced the upcoming retirement of Malcolm Phipps, vice president, corporate policies. As of August 1, 2010, Guillaume Gignac will be promoted to succeed Mr. Phipps in the position. In his previous position as manager, strategic projects and forestry, Mr... Read More

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Warren Promoted to Vice President and Corporate Controller

June 7, 2010

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - Davis-Standard, LLC is pleased to announce that Jerald Warren has been promoted to Vice President and Corporate Controller. Warren will be responsible for assisting in the full financial utilization of the company's newly implemented ERP system, including the development of the system's... Read More

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Horton Appoints Geert Henk Touw as Interim President and CEO

June 4, 2010

ROSEVILLE, Minn.-Horton, Inc. has appointed Geert Henk Touw as interim president and chief executive officer. Touw has served on Horton's board of directors for more than two years. Touw brings to this position more than four decades of international industry experience. He was senior vice president Asia Pacific... Read More

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Lincoln Electric Promotes Two to Global Industry Segment Positions

June 3, 2010

Cleveland- The Lincoln Electric Company has announced two appointments: Peter Pletcher has been named Director, Global Consumable Development, and Ferry Naber has been appointed Director, Global Machine Development. Both are new positions within the Company's Global Marketing and Product Development organization... Read More

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Sandvik Coromant Appoints New Manager for Aerospace

June 1, 2010

May 27, 2010 - Sandvik Coromant recently promoted Kevin Mayer to the position of Manager of Aerospace. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Mayer spent six years as Sandvik Coromant's Manager of Sales Channels in the United States. In his new role, Mr. Mayer will be responsible for developing the aerospace segment across... Read More

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Metokote Executives Honored by Electrocoat Association

June 1, 2010

Oravitz, Schwartz & Gilbert Receive Awards LIMA, Ohio, May XX, 2010 - MetoKote Corporation was honored to have three individuals receive awards at the biennial ECOAT Conference recently held in Louisville, Kentucky. Out of the four awards presented, two MetoKote individuals received the George E.F. Brewer Award... Read More

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Richard Golebiewski Vice President Sales & Marketing

June 1, 2010

[April 2010: Bicron Electronics is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Golebiewski to the position of Vice President Sales & Marketing. Richard is responsible for the leadership, management, and development of Bicron's Direct Sales, Marketing, and Customer Service teams. Included is the oversight of the... Read More

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Excel Announces Two Key Appointments

June 1, 2010

Gear/Gearbox company names new manufacturing and marketing managers as growth continues Excel Gear, Inc. of Roscoe, Illinois announces the appointment of Denis Bermingham as the manager of manufacturing engineering and special projects, plus William "Bill" Powers as the company's marketing manager. Both... Read More

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Keller Appointed Senior Director of e-Business for Leviton

May 27, 2010

Melville, New York, May 26, 2010- Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of David Keller to the newly-created position of Senior Director of e-Business. In his new role, Keller will lead Leviton's web-based marketing initiatives. His focus will include expansion of the company's on-line brand identity... Read More

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Macron Dynamics President Anthony J. Cirone Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The YearR 2010 Award Finalist in Greater Philadelphia

May 27, 2010

CROYDON, PA -- Macron Dynamics Inc., a manufacturer of belt driven linear actuators and multi-axis automation systems, today announced that Anthony J. Cirone, president at Macron Dynamics, is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2010 Award in the Greater Philadelphia. According to Ernst... Read More

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May 26, 2010

ANSI organizational member and accredited standards developer BICSI, a professional association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry, has announced a number of promotions and structural staffing changes. Betty Eckebrecht has been promoted to vice president of administration and chief... Read More

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Aries Electronics Honors Joe Midili of JMA Inc. as 2009 Representative of the Year

May 26, 2010

Bristol, Pa. May 2010 - Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard, programmed and custom interconnection products, recently awarded Joe Midili of JMA Inc. the 2009 Representative of the Year award after nearly doubling his 2008 sales. With a 99% increase in sales over 2008, Midili and company... Read More

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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