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Crestron Appoints David Sohn Creative Director

January 21, 2010

Crestron Adds Award-Winning Art Director to Marketing Team ROCKLEIGH, NJ, January 18, 2010 - Crestron today announced the appointment of David Sohn as its new Creative Director. Sohn brings an in-depth understanding of brand management and graphic design, having worked for leading agencies such as Cheil Worldwide... Read More

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People on the Move

January 21, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The National Restaurant Association (NRA), an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced that Scott... Read More

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Dr. Ashok Saxena Receives ASTM International Committee E08 Fracture Mechanics Medal

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-Dr. Ashok Saxena, distinguished professor and dean of engineering at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark., has received the Committee E08 Fracture Mechanics Medal from ASTM International. The award is presented to individuals who have exerted a profound, positive... Read More

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ASTM International Honors Dr. Neal Berke with LaQue Memorial Award for Contributions to Corrosion Committee

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-ASTM International Committee G01 on Corrosion of Metals has presented the Francis L. LaQue Memorial Award to Dr. Neal Berke, research and development fellow at Grace Construction Products, W.R. Grace & Co., Cambridge, Mass., in recognition of his outstanding contributors to the... Read More

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James Galipeau is Named Chair of ASTM International Plastics Committee

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-ASTM International Committee D20 on Plastics has named R. James Galipeau, general manager at Intertek PTL in Pittsfield, Mass., as chairman for a two-year term. ASTM Committee D20 consists of approximately 800 members responsible for close to 500 standards important to the... Read More

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Dr. James Newman Receives Wessel Award from ASTM International for Work on Fatigue and Fracture Standards

January 20, 2010

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 19, 2010-James C. Newman Jr., Ph.D., a professor of aerospace engineering at Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Miss., has been honored with the Edward T. Wessel Award from ASTM International Committee E08 for his exceptional leadership in the development of standards... Read More

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Bushman AvonTec Names Chris Hill Vice President

January 19, 2010

BUTLER, WI (January 11, 2010)-Bushman AvonTec, manufacturer of material handling and slit coil processing equipment, has announced that Mr. Chris Hill has joined the firm as Vice President Sales & Marketing, for Below-the-Hook and Custom Fabrication. Hill will report to John Brammer, Managing Director of Bushman... Read More

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American Tool and Mold adds Operations Manager for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR)

January 19, 2010

Marshall Strang will oversee all LSR operations at American Tool & Mold. Marshall is a highly experienced project engineer/manager and LSR tool maker, who has worked with some of the worlds largest and most respected brand names and manufacturers including Proctor & Gamble, Tyco, Becton Dickinson, General Motors... Read More

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Hisco Appoints New Minneapolis Branch Manager

January 15, 2010

HOUSTON, January 13, 2010 - Hisco, an employee-owned, specialty distribution company, serving the electronic assembly, renewable energy, medical device and other industrial markets, recently announced the appointment of Paul Kangas as Minneapolis Branch Manager. In this role, Mr. Kangas will be responsible for all... Read More

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Mandell Named Head of Membership and Business Development

January 15, 2010

Arlington, Va. - David Mandell, a former executive at the FAA and founder of a successful private company, has joined AIA as the Vice President of Membership and Business Development. Mandell was chief of staff to FAA Administrator Marion C. Blakey from 2002 to 2006. He was responsible for assisting in the... Read More

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A Change in the Management for Montech AG

January 15, 2010

(Derendingen, 11/01/2010) As of 1 January 2010, Daniel Pauli is the new CEO of the Swiss company Montech AG based in Derendingen. Pauli is replacing Alessandro Sibilia, who will take up the role of Managing Board delegate for strategic projects and partnerships. Daniel Pauli has been working at Montech for 19... Read More

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Nadia Abboud of Severn Trent Services Elected to Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association Board

January 15, 2010

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - January 13, 2010 - Nadia Abboud, marketing manager, water purification for Severn Trent Services, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA). WWEMA is a national trade organization representing the... Read More

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Canon Virginia Names New President and CEO

January 14, 2010

NEWPORT NEWS, - Mr. Yusaku Azuma has been named president and CEO of Canon Virginia, Inc. (CVI). Azuma will serve as CVI's fifth president replacing Takayoshi Hanagata who has been named chairman of Canon Virginia, Inc. Hanagata will remain at CVI's location in Newport News, VA. "I am very excited to be named... Read More

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Quickparts' Dr. Yu Dang Co-Authors New Book

January 14, 2010

Atlanta, GA - January 12, 2010 -- Quickparts (http://www.quickparts.com), one of North America's largest providers of custom designed parts, ranging from rapid prototyping to plastic injection molding, announced today that Dr. Yu Dang has released a university textbook titled Applied Integer Programming: Modeling... Read More

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BASF Catalysts Leadership Appointments Announced

January 12, 2010

* Rui-Artur Goerck named Group Vice President, Mobile Emissions Catalysts * Dr. Hans-Peter Neumann named Group Vice President, Process Catalysts and Technologies ISELIN, NJ, January 7, 2010 - BASF has named two veteran company leaders to head key business units within its global Catalysts division. Rui-Artur... Read More

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VP of Business Development Leaves Bishop-Wisecarver for New Venture

January 12, 2010

Ray Harrington will be reopening his independent consulting business end of January Pittsburg, CA - January 8, 2010 - Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation, announced today that Ray Harrington, VP of Business Development, will be leaving the company at the end of January to reopen his independent consulting... Read More

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AASHTO's Vice President - Profiled on Transportation TV

January 12, 2010

(Washington, D.C.)-Susan Martinovich, Director of the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), knows first hand the kind of hard work and extraordinary dedication that it takes to break new ground and achieve greater heights. In October 2009, Martinovich was elected Vice President of the American... Read More

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The Lindgren Group Announces People on the Move

January 11, 2010

Vice President of Sales and Marketing The Lindgren Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Mike Battaglia to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Battaglia will continue to lead the company's sales force, business development efforts, and customer support staff. In addition, he will be... Read More

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Reed Manufacturing Welcomes Yousef Hamdan

January 11, 2010

Reed Manufacturing welcomes Yousef Hamdan as its new International Regional Manager for the Middle East and Africa. Yousef is based in Amman, Jordan. He is responsible for identifying and establishing new channels of distribution in the Middle East and Africa. He will supply his customers and business partners with... Read More

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Harris Appoints Sales Manager For Europe, Africa, Middle East

January 8, 2010

Jan 8, 2010, Harris Waste Management Group Inc, leading supplier of balers, shears and shredders to the recycling industry worldwide, announces the appointment of Peter Coates as Sales Manager for Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Peter has been a Harris employee for over 20 years, fulfilling roles in... Read More