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People on the Move

December 9, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. ANSI is pleased to announce that Jessica Hychalk will serve as manager of international policy - regional and bilateral programs. Ms. Hychalk is based... Read More

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Bruce H. Schechinger Honored as NACD 2009 Distributor of the Year

December 9, 2009

Bruce H. Schechinger, President, BHS Marketing LLC, Salt Lake City, UT, was named the 2009 Distributor of the Year by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Schechinger's 15 plus years of service to the Association in many different leadership roles have been an outstanding example of his... Read More

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Dr. Patrick Gallagher Confirmed as NIST Director

December 8, 2009

The U.S. Senate confirmed Patrick D. Gallagher, Ph.D., as the fourteenth director of the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) yesterday. President Obama nominated Dr. Gallagher to his new post on September 10, 2009. "NIST is a unique agency with a strong culture of... Read More

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Warwick Recognized with Lyman Award

December 8, 2009

Washington, D.C. - Graham Warwick, the senior technology editor for Aviation Week & Space Technology, has been selected to receive the 2009 Lauren D. Lyman Award for outstanding achievement in aviation journalism. Warwick joined Aviation Week in 2008 after 30 years with Flight International, where he became the... Read More

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tesa tape, inc. Appoints New Director of Industrial Markets

December 7, 2009

CHARLOTTE, NC, USA - November 12, 2009 - Company officials of tesa tape, inc., a division of tesa SE, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, recently announced the appointment of Chuck Berry to the newlycreated position of Director, Industrial Markets. In this role, Mr... Read More

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Newt Gingrich Honors Richard Schloesser, CEO, Toray Plastics (America), Inc., as Entrepreneur of the Year from Rhode Island

December 4, 2009

WASHINGTON, DC - Former Speaker of the House and General Chairman of American Solutions, Newt Gingrich, recently honored Mr. Richard Schloesser, President and Chief Executive Officer of Toray Plastics (America), Inc., located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, as American Solutions' 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year... Read More

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Sam Raimond Promoted at Fristam Pumps

December 4, 2009

Fristam Pumps is pleased to announce the promotion of Sam Raimond to the position of Customer Service Supervisor. In his new assignment, Sam will be supervising Fristam's Applications Engineering and Customer Service departments. Sam has been employed at Fristam since 1987. During these 22 years, Sam has held... Read More

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FMC Corporation Names Pierre Brondeau President and Chief Executive Officer

December 3, 2009

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 6 - FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Pierre Brondeau has been named President and Chief Executive Officer succeeding William G. Walter, effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Brondeau has also been elected to the company's board of directors, effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Walter will... Read More

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Carsten Tilger Appointed Henkel's New Chief Communications Officer

December 3, 2009

Düsseldorf, Germany/Rocky Hill, Conn., November 17, 2009 - Carsten Tilger has been named the head of corporate communications at Henkel's headquarters in Düsseldorf, Germany effective March 1, 2010. As Corporate Senior Vice President he will report directly to Kasper Rorsted, Chairman of the Henkel Management Board... Read More

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Delphi Names New Board

December 3, 2009

Troy, Mich. - Delphi Automotive LLP, a leading global supplier of electronics and technologies for autos, commercial and other vehicles, today announced the appointment of a new Board of Managers. The Board will be chaired by John A. (Jack) Krol, former chairman of DuPont and lead director for Tyco International... Read More

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Changes in the Management Team from January 1, 2010

December 2, 2009

The composition and responsibilities within the Air Liquide management team will be modified from January 1, 2010, Klaus Schmieder, Senior Executive Vice- President of Air Liquide, having decided to retire effective end of 2009. The General Management of Air Liquide will be comprised of Benoît Potier, Chairman and... Read More

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Roger Brown to Retire from Genie

December 2, 2009

REDMOND, WASH. (November 30, 2009) - Genie Industries, a subsidiary of Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX), announced today that Roger Brown, Senior VP of Global Sales, will retire. Brown's last day with the Company will be December 31st, 2009. "Roger is an icon in the aerial industry and has engendered a feeling of... Read More

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Bunting® Magnetics Restructures Financial Organization

December 2, 2009

NEWTON, KS - Bunting® Magnetics Co. has made two important organizational changes to its' Finance Department to accommodate the increasing global scale of the company. Molly Taiclet was promoted to Division Controller for Bunting® Magnetics Co. and Robert Turner, ACA, was elevated to Financial Director of Magnet... Read More

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Laser Institute of America's President's Award Presented to Bill Shiner

December 2, 2009

Shiner Accepts Prestigious Recognition Award at ICALEO Conference Oxford, MA, December 1, 2009 -- IPG Photonics Corporation, the world leader in high power fiber lasers and amplifiers, announced today that Bill Shiner, Vice President-Industrial Markets, received the 2009 President's Award from the Laser Institute... Read More

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December ANSI Caucus to Feature Jordan Barab of OSHA

November 27, 2009

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced that the next monthly ANSI Caucus Luncheon will be held on Friday, December 4, 2009. The meeting will feature guest speaker Jordan Barab, of the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). Mr. Barab was named OSHA's deputy assistant... Read More

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Appointment in Vaisala's Management Group

November 25, 2009

John Jiang has been appointed President of Vaisala China and a member of Vaisala's strategic management group starting January 1, 2010. John Jiang joins Vaisala from FKI, a major international industrial investment group, where he has worked as China Managing Director. In FKI, he was in charge of overseeing all the... Read More

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Simona Cristea-Floris, Recipient of the 2009 Pierre Faurre Prize Awarded by the Ecole Polytechnique Foundation

November 23, 2009

The Pierre Faurre Prize, which has been awarded by the Polytechnique Foundation since 2002, honours a young Polytechnician whose early years in the industry demonstrate a combination of technical expertise, management skills and international success. Simona Cristea-Floris, 35, of dual Romanian and French... Read More

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Lanly Company Announces the Addition of Martin F. Marincic to the Position of Director of Sales and Marketing

November 19, 2009

The Lanly Company announces the addition of Martin F. Marincic to the position of Director of Sales and Marketing within their organization. Marty comes to Lanly with over 30 years of sales and marketing experience in the capital equipment marketplace. Marty holds an Electrical Engineering as well as an MBA... Read More

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AEM Elects 2010 Officers, Directors

November 19, 2009

Link-Belt Construction Equipment executive heads equipment manufacturers' trade group The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces the election of 2010 officers and new directors. They are: o Chairman Chuck Martz, President & CEO of Link-Belt Construction Equipment, Lexington, Kentucky o First Vice... Read More

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Waugh Joins DISC-LOCK International Executive Team

November 18, 2009

Culver City, Calif. - November 17, 2009 - DISC-LOCK International today announced that Reggie Waugh has joined DISC-LOCK as the Account Executive in charge of military sales. In his new position, Waugh will also be responsible for generating DISC-LOCK sales in other industries including; wind power, solar power... Read More