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MAXxess Systems Names Nancy Islas as President

April 27, 2009

Anaheim, Ca. - February 18, 2009 - MAXxess Systems Inc. today announced the appointment of Nancy Islas to President. With more than 20 years of experience in security consulting and security systems, Islas is well known and respected in the security industry. Islas has been with MAXxess for ten years and had most... Read More

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Sandvik Appoints New President for Kanthal

April 27, 2009

Sandvik Materials Technology has announced the appointment of Jonas Gustavsson as President of Kanthal, its specialist heating systems product area. Jonas Gustavsson, 41, joined Sandvik in January 2008 as General Manager for Sandvik's Product Unit Tube in Sandviken, Sweden. Previously he was Vice President of... Read More

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Jeff Clark Joins Simplex as Central States Sales

April 27, 2009

FONTANA, CA - Jeff Clark has joined Simplex Isolation Systems in the firm's new central states sales office, it was announced by Simplex President Duane McKinnon. Clark will support the Simplex dealer network and individual customers in the region. "We have worked with Jeff Clark in the past," said McKinnon, "and... Read More

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Artel Adds New Customer Support Specialist to Support Growth of Pipetting Training Programs

April 23, 2009

Westbrook, ME (April 15, 2009) - Artel, a leader in liquid handling quality assurance, expands its Technical Services team with the addition of Candie Cavosora as Customer Support Specialist. Cavosora will coordinate the company's Pipette Proficiency Training program, a service designed to help laboratory personnel... Read More

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Victor Bentle Retires as Manager of Parts Department

April 22, 2009

AURORA, IN -- After 45 ½ years of service, Vic Bentle is retiring. Officially, his retirement date is May 12, 2009; however, he will be on vacation from April 1 through May 12. Vic will be spending more time with his family and friends and in his workshop. He also enjoys traveling. Vic's career at Stedman... Read More

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Belzona, Inc. Announces New Owner of Repair Technology Distributorship

April 22, 2009

Miami, FL. - (October 27, 2008) Belzona, Inc., a leading provider of coatings and repair composites, is pleased to announce the new owner, Gary Banks, of the Repair Technology Distributorship, which provides solutions to Western New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, and the entire state of New Jersey. Already, in his... Read More

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Michael J. Graff and Mok Kwong Weng Appointed to the Air Liquide Group Executive Committee, Effective April 15

April 21, 2009

Michael J. Graff and Mok Kwong Weng have been appointed to the Air Liquide Group Executive Committee, effectiveApril 15. Michael J. Graff, a US citizen, heads Air Liquide's Industrial Gas businesses in North America and the Caribbean and in addition was recently appointed Vice-President, Industrial Risk... Read More

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BASF Scientist Elected ICRI Fellow

April 20, 2009

Fred Goodwin awarded position of Fellow of the International Concrete Repair Institute by Board of Directors SHAKOPEE, MN, April 14, 2009 -- The International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) has awarded Fred Goodwin the position of Fellow of ICRI. The award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding... Read More

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Hybricon Corporation Announces Addition To Its Senior Management

April 17, 2009

AYER, Massachusetts - Hybricon Corporation ("Hybricon") today announced the appointment of Neil Peterson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, reporting to Hybricon's President, Paul Freve. Mr. Peterson will play a key role in Hybricon's ongoing plans for future growth. Hybricon is refocusing and realigning its... Read More

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BASF Turf & Ornamentals Adds Four to Team

April 16, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, April 13, 2009 - BASF Turf & Ornamentals announced it has added four new employees to its team effective immediately. Appointed are Product Manager, Missi Koenig, Sales Specialists, David Schell, and Brian McCaffrey, and Senior Sales Specialist David Maubach. "The added benefit of the... Read More

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Dr. Hassan Bodaghi joins DelStar Technologies, Inc.

April 16, 2009

IDDLETOWN, DE (April 14, 2009) - DelStar Technologies, Inc. announced today that Dr. Hassan Bodaghi has joined their executive team as Vice President of New Business Development, reporting directly to Mark Abrahams, CEO. Dr. Hassan Bodaghi received his Ph.D. in Polymer Engineering from the University of Tennessee... Read More

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BASF Names New Director Technical Development Group

April 16, 2009

Dr. Christian Wulff leads North American Technology Platform FLORHAM PARK, NJ, April 13, 2009 - BASF Corporation announced that Dr. Christian Wulff will assume responsibility as Director, Technical Development Group, Care Chemicals and Formulators, in North America. He will be based in Florham Park, New Jersey... Read More

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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