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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

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Edd Berkoben Announces Retirement

October 26, 2009

Peachtree City, GA, October 21, 2009: Edd Berkoben and Harris Waste Management Group, Inc. announce the retirement of Mr. Edd Berkoben, president, effective December 31, 2009. Mr. Berkoben has elected to retire after serving as president of Harris since 1999. Mr. Berkoben led the company through the steel... Read More

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Stephen LaCroce Joins DYMAX as Director of Applied Technology

October 23, 2009

DYMAX Corporation, the world-leading manufacturer of advanced light-curable adhesives, coatings, and curing equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen LaCroce as the Director of Applied Technology. In his new position, Mr. LaCroce will report to Terry Woldorf, Chief Growth Officer, and he will... Read More

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Parkinson Technologies Promotes Peter Galanis to Operations Manager

October 22, 2009

Parkinson Technologies Inc. has promoted Peter Galanis to the position of Operations Manager. Galanis, who joined the company in December 2006, had previously served as the company's Quality/EH&S (Environmental, Health and Safety) Manager. In his new position Galanis will report to Peter Termyn, President & CEO of... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Dr. Mackie to Present at IWLPC

October 19, 2009

Indium Corporation's Global Product Manager, Andy C. Mackie, Ph. D., MSc, is presenting at the International Wafer-Level Packaging Conference (IWLPC) October 27- 30, 2009 in Santa Clara, CA. Dr. Mackie is presenting Electromigration - Our Mutual Friend, as part of a session called WLP (wafer level packaging... Read More

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Former USNC President and ANSI Board Officer Donald Fleckenstein Dies at 83

October 19, 2009

New York October 12, 2009 -- Friends, members, staff, and colleagues of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) mourn the loss of Donald C. Fleckenstein, a valued member of the standards and conformity assessment community. Mr. Fleckenstein died on September 7, 2009. He was 83 years old. Mr. Fleckenstein... Read More

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Syrgis Appoints Chemical Industry Veteran Robert Betz to Board

October 19, 2009

CINCINNATI - (Oct. 13, 2009) - Syrgis, Inc., an international diversified group of fine and specialty chemical manufacturers, today named Robert Betz, former Cognis Corporation president, to its Board of Managers as an independent board member. "It is an honor and privilege to have Bob as a member of our Board as... Read More

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People on the Move

October 19, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The Electronic Code Commerce Management Association (ECCMA), an organizational member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), recently... Read More

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Western Shield Label Company Announces New Hire for Inside Sales Representative

October 16, 2009

Western Shield Label Company, a nationally renowned label printer, is pleased to announce the hire of Marie Lechuga to the position of Inside Sales Representative. Marie has worked in numerous industries and has a strong background in business-to-business sales and customer service. In her new role, Marie will... Read More