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Western Shield Label Company Announces Promotion

May 1, 2009

Western Shield Label Company, a nationally renowned label printer, is pleased to announce the promotion of Heather Curry to Inside Sales Manager. Heather has been with Western Shield in the role of Inside Sales Representative for approximately one year. During this time, Heather has helped to bring on over 50 new... Read More

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PerkinElmer Appoints Robert F. Friel as Chairman of Board of Directors

April 30, 2009

Waltham, MA - PerkinElmer, Inc., (NYSE:PKI) a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced that its board of directors has appointed the Company's president and chief executive officer, Robert F. Friel, to the additional role of chairman of the board of... Read More

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People on the Move

April 29, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. CSA America (CSA), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has recently named Richard Papa vice... Read More

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People on the Move

April 29, 2009

The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA), an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has appointed Robert Glowinski as group vice president for forestry and wood products. In this position, he will lead the advancement of the forestry and wood sector while supporting the industry's ongoing commitment... Read More

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Murata Power Solutions Strengthens its Hybrid Business Unit with New Appointment

April 28, 2009

Murata Power Solutions has announced the appointment of Bill Smith to the position of Business Unit Manager - Hybrid. In his new role Bill will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the Hybrid Business Unit including global sales, product marketing and engineering. Bill brings almost 25 years electronics... Read More

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Suncor and Petro-Canada Announce Proposed Executive Team for Merged Company

April 28, 2009

Calgary, April 22, 2009 - Suncor Energy Inc. (Suncor) and Petro-Canada (Petro-Canada) today announced the executive team that is expected to lead the combined company on closing of the proposed merger. "Strong strategic leadership with a breadth and depth of experience will be key to our future success," said Rick... Read More

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Lawrence D. Carbary Named Industry Scientist

April 28, 2009

Date: April 24, 2009 MIDLAND, Mich.: Dow Corning Corporation has promoted Larry Carbary to the position of Construction Industry Scientist. In his new role, Carbary will work with global colleagues to deepen industry knowledge to extend beyond structural glazing technology used in curtainwall construction to... Read More

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Employee Changes - Denis Bleile Is Taking over the Position of Sales Manager, from David Guilzon at Hannay Reels

April 28, 2009

Retiring after 39 years of service is Hannay Reels' Sales Manager, Dave Guilzon. Dave spent most of his years with Hannay in the Sales Department, serving more than 12 years as Sales Manager, and in that time helped innovate and develop many new products. He now takes a well-deserved retirement with his wife of 46... Read More

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Addition of Bob Holtz

April 27, 2009

SCHUNK, a world leader in Automation. Workholding and Toolholding Technology, is pleased to announce the addition of Bob Holtz to the SCHUNK team. Mr. Holtz will fill the newly formed position of Business Unit Manager of Toolholding and Workholding. Mr. Holtz has been in the Metal cutting industry for over 20 years... Read More

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MAXxess Systems Names Frank Soltero as Senior Applications Engineer

April 27, 2009

Anaheim, CA - March 10, 2009 - MAXxess Systems Inc. today announced the appointment of Frank Soltero to the position of Senior Applications Engineer. With more than 20 years of experience in security consulting and security systems, Soltero has a wealth of experience with security industry customers. Soltero most... Read More

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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