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Aqua-Aerobic V.P. Joins Purdue University Industrial Advisory Board

November 11, 2009

Rockford, IL, November 5, 2009 - Chris Korab, V.P./Human Resources of Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. has been invited to join the Industrial Advisory Board of the Department of Computer Graphics Technology at Purdue University. The Industrial Advisory Board assists the department in enhancing the Computer Graphics... Read More

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ABB Appoints Daniel Huber Business Unit Manager, Open Control Systems

November 11, 2009

Responsible for the Control System products, Control System related channel partners, and system/service for the life science, specialty chemical, food, beverage and printing industries Zurich, Switzerland, November 6, 2009 - ABB announced today that Daniel Huber has been promoted to Business Unit manager for the... Read More

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Aquatech Assigns Local Marcellus Shale Point Person

November 9, 2009

CANONSBURG, Pa., November 2009 - Chuck Kozora, Regional Business Development Manager, has been appointed the key point contact role within Aquatech for topics relating to the treatment of the Marcellus Shale flowback and produced waters. He operates out of corporate headquarters located in Canonsburg... Read More

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Tim Mahan Named Technical Sales Representative for Elgin Fastener

November 9, 2009

Elgin Fastener Group has announced the addition of Tim Mahan as a Technical Sales Representative. Mahan brings 25 years of fastener experience to EFG, having previously worked with Acument Global Technologies/Textron Fastening Systems in sales management positions that covered multiple states in the West and... Read More

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Arthur L. Schawlow Award Presented to Valentin Gapontsev

November 6, 2009

Gapontsev Accepts Prestigious Laser Science and Engineering Award Recognized as "Father of Fiber Laser Industry" Oxford, MA, November 5, 2009 -- IPG Photonics Corporation, the world leader in high power fiber lasers and amplifiers, is proud to announce that Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Valentin... Read More

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Steel King Industries, Inc. Welcomes Raymond Weber as Southeast Regional Sales Manager

November 5, 2009

Stevens Point, WI (September 2009) Steel King Industries, Inc., is pleased to introduce Raymond Weber as its new Southeast Regional Sales Manager. Based in Marietta, Georgia, Weber will manage Steel King's distributor network and sales in the States of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and... Read More

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Roger A. Jones Receives the MTI 2009 Distinguished Service Award

November 5, 2009

Souderton, Pa. - Corporate President of Solar Atmospheres Roger A. Jones has won the prestigious 2009 Distinguished Service Award from the Metal Treating Institute. The award was bestowed on October 10th at MTI's Annual Fall Meeting, held this year in Hilton Head Island, SC. The MTI's Distinguished Service... Read More

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Bunting® Magnetics Expands Metal Detection Service Department

November 4, 2009

NEWTON, KS - Bunting® Magnetics Co, headquartered in Newton, Kansas, is pleased to announce the addition of David Briggs and Clint Pitts as new Service Technicians for our Metal Detection Department. "We are rapidly expanding our service capabilities to provide constant technical support for customers," stated Rod... Read More

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Medical Component Manufacturer MRPC adds Territory Manager

November 4, 2009

BUTLER, Wis. - MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, has added Shane Mesenberg as the Upper Midwest Territory Manager. Mesenberg joins MRPC with 14 years of experience in the plastics molding industry. He received a bachelor's degree in composite materials engineering from... Read More

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Exact Machine Service adds Service Engineer in New Jersey to Increase Machine Tool Repair and Laser Calibration Service Capabilities

November 3, 2009

Exact Machine Service Inc. in York, PA is proud to announce the addition of Service Engineer Ronald Dedinsky to our team! Ron has 25 years of experience in troubleshooting and repairing various machine tools, conventional and CNC. Ron is able to work on electrical, mechanical and hydraulic problems. He has factory... Read More

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Alliance of Foam Packaging Recyclers Elects Al Valkema to Board

November 2, 2009

The Alliance of Foam Packaging Recyclers Board of Directors has elected Al Valkema as a new member of the Board. Al is National Accounts Director at Sebright Products, Inc. in Michigan and has worked extensively on AFPR recycling projects over the past years, including the pre-paid Sanofi Pasteur medical cooler... Read More

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Bernie McConnell Named Vice President, WIDIA Products Group and Services

November 2, 2009

(LATROBE, PA) - To focus on providing improved metalcutting products and services to customers worldwide, Kennametal Inc. is announcing the migration of all its current brands of metalcutting tools and tooling systems into two portfolios: WIDIA Products Group and Kennametal Products Group, effective immediately... Read More

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AASHTO Honors Outstanding Transportation Professionals

November 2, 2009

PALM DESERT, Calif. - The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials honored the achievements of transportation professionals from around the country this week at its 2009 Annual Meeting. Thomas H. MacDonald Memorial Award Pamela Hutton, Chief Engineer Colorado Department of... Read More

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Reed Manufacturing is Proud to Announce Our New Regional Manager

October 30, 2009

Reed Manufacturing welcomes Jeff Esmont as its new Regional Manager for Ohio, Kentucky, Southern Michigan, Western New York and Northwest Pennsylvania. Jeff will serve key Reed accounts, work with Manufacturer's Reps, and focus on developing new business in this 5-state area. Before joining Reed, Jeff worked at... Read More

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Schaeffler CEO Takes the Reins at World Bearing Association

October 29, 2009

Dr. Jürgen M. Geißinger, Schaeffler Group President and CEO, has been elected as president of the World Bearing Association (WBA) at the organisation's fourth annual meeting in Tokyo. In September 2006, the WBA was established as an umbrella organisation for the American Bearing Manufacturers' Association (ABMA... Read More

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CLARK Names John Zarring as National Accounts Sales Representative

October 29, 2009

Appointment yields Twelve years of Sales/Material Handling experience CLARK Material Handing Company has announced the appointment of John Zarring as National Accounts Sales Representative. His responsibilities will include working closely with dealers and regional sales personnel as well as end users in... Read More

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Northwire, Inc. - Technical Cable Announces New Owner and Chief Executive Officer

October 27, 2009

OSCEOLA, Wis.-Katina Kravik is promoted to chief executive officer of Northwire, Inc. - Technical Cable. Kravik represents the third generation in her family to own and lead the privately held 37-year old company. Kravik\'s Grandfather, Ormund Kravik, founded Northwire in 1972. A mechanical engineer with an... Read More

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Glenroy, Inc. Promotes Weiss to Account Manager

October 27, 2009

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. (October 1, 2009)-Glenroy, Inc. has promoted Kimberly Weiss to the position of account manager within Glenroy's service team. In her new position Weiss will have the primary responsibility for maintaining and developing strong customer relationships. Weiss joined Glenroy in the spring of 2006... Read More

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Glenroy, Inc. Promotes Van Eimeren to Western Regional Manager

October 27, 2009

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., October 20, 2009-Glenroy, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Geoff Van Eimeren to western regional manager. Van Eimeren will be primarily responsible for servicing customers on the West Coast. Van Eimeren brings 25 years of flexible packaging experience to his new position. Van... Read More

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Harris Welcomes Ken Galason, New VP of Operations

October 26, 2009

Peachtree City, GA, Oct 21, 2009: Harris is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenneth Galason as Vice President of Operations. Galason's responsibilities will include Harris operations located in Georgia, Texas, Oregon, and the UK. He has considerable experience in Lean production systems, lean manufacturing... Read More