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People on the Move

July 22, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The EIFS Industry Members Association (EIMA), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has named... Read More

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Hirschmann (PAT) Names ECS Managing Director

July 21, 2009

Hirschmann Automation and Control, Inc. (PAT) Chambersburg, Pennsylvania has named Cleveland Parker Managing Director of the ECS Division for the Americas. In his new position Parker is responsible for the ECS business' sales and operations in North and South America. Hirschmann's ECS Division supplies... Read More

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Dean Starovasnik of Peach State Integrated Technologies to Address HK System's 24th Annual Material Handling and Logistics Conference

July 20, 2009

(ATLANTA) July 15, 2009 - Dean Starovasnik, Director of Solution Development, Global Consulting and Engineering at Peach State Integrated Technologies will address the 24th annual Material Handling and Logistics Conference in Park City, UT on Monday September 14, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. Mr. Starovasnik's presentation... Read More

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Eric Pilaud Appointed President & CEO of Custom Sensors & Technologies

July 20, 2009

Eric Pilaud, Executive Committee member of Schneider Electric has been appointed to the position of President & CEO of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), effective July 1, 2009. Eric was previously in charge of Strategy, Customers, Innovation & Technology for Schneider Electric. Eric began his career as both a... Read More

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NimCor Expands Sales Coverage

July 20, 2009

NimCor, Inc. has named Carol McLaughlin of McLaughlin Sales & Engineering as NimCor's newest sales and support representative in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky for the company's many products including airshafts, chucks and bowed rolls. NimCor has also added Steve Morrison and Marc Lemieux of W. S. Wood Associates to... Read More

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API Nanotronics' Chief Technology Officer Dr. Martin Moskovits Provides Keynote Presentation at Prestigious International Conference on Nanotechnology

July 14, 2009

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - July 07, 2009) - API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIA) ("API" or the "Company") a leading supplier of electronic components, systems and sub-systems, nano-optics and nanotechnology products to the aerospace, defense and communications sectors, today announced that its Chief Technology... Read More

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Severn Trent Services Names Will Li as Operations Manager of Shanghai Unit

July 14, 2009

15-year industry veteran manages overall operations of Severn Trent Water Technologies in China's fast-growing water/wastewater market. FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. - July 8, 2009 - Severn Trent Services has announced the appointment of Will Li to the position of operations manager in the company's China unit, Severn... Read More

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HI-TEC 2009 Industry Recognition Award Presented to Bart Aslin

July 14, 2009

DEARBORN, Mich., July 2, 2009 - Bart Aslin, director of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers Education Foundation and a resident of Dexter, Mich., is this year's recipient of the HI-TEC Industry Recognition Award being presented July 21, 2009 at the High Impact Technology Exchange Conference (HI-TEC) in... Read More

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NSF International Strategic Registrations Appoints New Business Development Manager

July 13, 2009

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Jeff Carr has been appointed Business Development Manager for NSF International Strategic Registrations, Inc. (NSF-ISR). In his new role, Carr will be responsible for managing all aspects of sales for NSF's registration audit services in the Midwest. Carr joins NSF-ISR with over thirty years of... Read More

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Industry Veterans Mitch Blair and Steve Mishler Join BASF as Sales Specialists for Midwest and Florida Regions

July 13, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, July 8, 2009 - BASF Professional Vegetation Management (ProVM) continues to add seasoned land management consultants to its roster, aimed at helping vegetation managers develop quality vegetation management programs. Mitch Blair comes to BASF from the University of Kentucky where he has... Read More

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Alcoa Names Kevin Kramer to New Position as President, Growth Initiatives

July 10, 2009

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Kevin B. Kramer, 49, has been named to the newly created position of President, Growth Initiatives. In this role, he is responsible for supporting commercialization strategies for organic growth across Alcoa, including the commercialization of research and development... Read More

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People on the Move

July 8, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The Window & Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has... Read More

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People on the Move

July 8, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. NSF International, an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has named Elizabeth A. Jones vice president of marketing. In her new role, Ms... Read More

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People on the Move

July 8, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The U.S. Green Building Council, an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, recently announced the appointment of Dr. Christopher Pyke as... Read More

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Tim Myers to Lead Alcoa's Wheel and Transportation Products Business

July 6, 2009

CLEVELAND - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that effective immediately Tim D. Myers, 43, has been named President, Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products, with responsibility for forged wheels and aluminum structures. This global business serves the commercial vehicle, defense and automotive markets with products... Read More

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BASF Names Gerry Podesta as Group Vice President, Polyurethanes, in North America

July 6, 2009

WYANDOTTE, MI, July 1, 2009 -- BASF today announced that it has appointed Gerry Podesta as Group Vice President, Polyurethanes, in North America. He is based in Wyandotte, Michigan. Most recently, Mr. Podesta served as Group Vice President, Coatings and Plastic Chemicals, in North America. He replaces Bill Bernstein... Read More

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Syrgis Performance Products Promotes Dr. Jeffrey Gates to New Director of Marketing Position

July 6, 2009

COVINGTON, KY. - (July 2, 2009) - Syrgis Performance Products, an international diversified group of fine and specialty chemical manufacturers, today announced the promotion of Jeffrey A. Gates, Ph.D., to Director of Marketing, a newly created position within the company. In his new role as Director of Marketing at... Read More

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Edmund Optics® Expands Executive Team in Japan

July 3, 2009

June 30, 2009, Barrington, NJ, Edmund, Optics (EO), the preferred provider of optical components, announced the appointment of Timothy Paul Kennedy to the position of President, Edmund Optics Japan. Kennedy replaces veteran Isao Wakasa, who pioneered the development of the EO sales location in February, 1994 and... Read More

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Recent Personnel Changes and Additions at Elgin Fastener Group

July 3, 2009

Elgin Fastener Group announces new positions for two current employees and the hiring of a new sales representative. David Schulte has recently been named National Sales Director and will be responsible for managing sales representative activity. Schulte most recently held the position of Sales Manager for Leland... Read More

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Electronics Industry Pro Appointed to Manncorp's East Coast Sales Staff

July 2, 2009

Christopher Ellis, whose 18-year background includes both the management of PCB assembly production as well as management of SMT equipment sales, has been added to Manncorp's East Coast sales staff. In announcing the appointment, CEO Henry Mann stated, "Chris' solid background in production and sales is a perfect... Read More