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DGI Supply Hires New Vice President of Sales & Marketing

April 16, 2009

Wheeling, Ill. (April 1, 2009) - DGI Supply, a DoALL Company, announced today that it has hired Mr. Mickey Davis as its new Vice President of Sales & Marketing. When reached for comment, DoALL Company Chairman Michael Wilkie said "We are making this investment in the DGI sales force because we want to capitalize... Read More

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Richard A. Kettler Appointed President, Chief Operating Officer of the Wagner Companies

April 16, 2009

April 9, 2009 Robert A. Wagner Shifts Into Role as Chairman/CEO of Milwaukee Manufacturer of Metal Railing Components and Systems MILWAUKEE, WI - The Wagner Companies has announced the appointment of Richard A. Kettler as President, Chief Operating Officer of their Milwaukee-based manufacturing and distribution... Read More

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Former United States Trade Representative Joins Caterpillar Board of Directors

April 16, 2009

PEORIA, Ill. - Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Ambassador Susan C. Schwab, U.S. Trade Representative from 2006 to 2009, has been elected to the Caterpillar Board of Directors. Ambassador Schwab will begin as a Caterpillar board member in June of 2009. Schwab, 54, currently is a professor at the... Read More

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M.J. Paul Named Vice President and Brand Manager for Architectural Area Lighting

April 15, 2009

Veteran marketing executive moves to different Hubbell Lighting business unit LA MIRADA, Calif., Apr. 13, 2009 - Architectural Area Lighting, a carbon neutral manufacturer and a leading provider of architectural outdoor fixtures for the commercial, municipal and institutional building markets, today announced... Read More

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People on the Move

April 15, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) has named Mark Johnson to be its president, effective April 1, 2009. He succeeds John Nosse, who will serve as... Read More

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Leviton Appoints Choi Country Manager for Korean Operations

April 15, 2009

Leviton to Extend Presence to Korean Market Little Neck, NY, April 14, 2009 - Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of James Choi to the position of Country Manager for Korea. Based in Seoul, Choi will develop the infrastructure, market development relationships and resources to build a remote sales... Read More

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Jeff Queen Named CFO Of Vecoplan, LLC

April 14, 2009

Vecoplan, a worldwide leader in shredding technologies and complete recycling systems, has promoted Jeffery Queen to their newly created position of Chief Financial Officer. "Our tremendous growth over the last decade has made it advantageous to institute the position of CFO at our company," states Len Beusse... Read More

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NES Rentals CEO, Andrew Studdert, Receives International 'IPAF Safety Champion of the Year' Award

April 13, 2009

IPAF and Access International Present First Worldwide Awards For Aerial Equipment Industry CHICAGO, IL - NES Rentals Holdings, Inc., one of the largest aerial equipment rental providers in the country, is pleased to announce that its chairman and CEO, Andrew Studdert, received the Safety Champion Of The Year award... Read More

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Gary Norris Recipient of NEMRA Preston Award

April 9, 2009

ILSCO is pleased to recognize Gary B. Norris, Vice President of Distribution, Marketing and Sales, ILSCO, Cincinnati, OH, as the recipient of the NEMRA Thomas F. Preston Manufacturer of the Year Award. The award was presented at the NEMRA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL. The recipient of this prestigious award... Read More

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Met-Pro Corporation Mourns Loss of Board Member Dr. Constantine "Taki" Papadakis

April 9, 2009

Harleysville, PA, April 8, 2009 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), today expressed condolences on behalf of Met-Pro's Board of Directors and entire organization on the passing of Board Member and Drexel University President, Dr. Constantine "Taki... Read More

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Bunting Announces New Partnership for State of Michigan

April 9, 2009

Bunting® Magnetics Co. and Steele Plastic Equipment are pleased to announce a new agreement to have Todd Steele be the exclusive representative in the State of Michigan for Bunting® products. Mr. Steele, a native of Port Huron, Michigan, will represent our industry-leading magnetic separation, magnet material... Read More

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Lantronix Appoints Jeff Kost to Executive Team as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

April 8, 2009

Former SanDisk executive brings nearly 20 years of tech-industry sales experience to networking company Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq:LTRX), a leading provider of secure, remote management, device networking and data center management technologies, today announced the newest addition to its executive team with the... Read More

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Hwong Appointed Business Development Specialist for the Caribbean Market

April 7, 2009

Little Neck, NY, April 4, 2009 - Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Enmanuel Hwong to the newly-created position of Business Development Specialist for the Caribbean market. In his new post, Hwong oversees the development of new business opportunities and focuses his efforts on expanding the sale of... Read More

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Lane to Lead Strategic Marketing for BASF's Polyurethanes

April 6, 2009

Successor of Ralph Schweens, who assumes new position for BASF in Mexico Brussels, Belgium - April 2, 2009 - Kenneth T. Lane will assume responsibility for the Global Strategic Marketing Unit of BASF's Polyurethanes division as Group Vice President, effective April 1. He succeeds Ralph Schweens, who has led the... Read More

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Mcglone Appointed to Head Up Marketing for Leviton's C&I Business

April 3, 2009

Little Neck, NY, March 31, 2009 - Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Eileen McGlone to the position of Director of Marketing for its Commercial and Industrial business. In her new post, McGlone is responsible for building sales of the company's commercial and industrial wiring devices across its... Read More

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Mike Brandes Named Vice President, Operations at Universal Package Systems

April 2, 2009

DALE, IN (March 29, 2009) - Universal Package Systems is pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Mike Brandes as Vice President, Operations. Mr. Brandes has over 34 years of experience in the packaging industry, and will focus on helping customers and prospects develop creative and cost-effective solutions to... Read More

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People on the Move

April 1, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. IEEE, a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has recently announced the appointment of E... Read More

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April 1, 2009

ANSI regrets to announce that Rafael Lourenço, deputy general secretary of the U.S. National Committee of the International Electrotechnical Commission (USNC/IEC) and ANSI program manager for international policy, will resign as of April 3, 2009. Since assuming the role in June 2007, he has made major... Read More

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Elsner Announces the Retirement of Donald M. Rush, National Sales Manager, After 27 Years of Loyal Service

March 31, 2009

Elsner Engineering Works, Inc. wishes to announce that Donald M. Rush, National Sales Manager, is retiring at the end of December, 2008, after 27-1/2 years of faithful service to the Corporation. Don started his career at Elsner on August 31, 1981, as a Sales Engineer. Don and his family moved to Hanover from... Read More

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Elsner Introduces Jay Roth, Regional Sales Manager

March 30, 2009

For Immediate Release - Elsner Engineering Works, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jay W. Roth has been promoted to Regional Sales Manager, with responsibility for the western and eastern United States, Canadian territories and our Italian and African sales territories. Jay replaces Donald. M. Rush, who retired at... Read More