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B&B ARMR Corp. Announces the Addition of Two New Key Employees

December 11, 2008

CARROLLTON, TEXAS - December 10, 2008 - B&B ARMR Corporation, a subsidiary of Integrated Security Systems, Inc. (OTCBB Symbol: IZZI), announced today that they have expanded their sales team with the addition of two new employees, Kelly Rose and Jim Shaver. Kelly was acquired after an extensive, month long search... Read More

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ZPower President and CEO to Participate in CES 2009 Panel "Better Batteries and a Greener Charger"

December 11, 2008

CAMARILLO, December 10, 2008 - ZPower, Inc., a leading global provider of the first silver-zinc, rechargeable battery technology for consumer electronic devices, has announced that company President and CEO, Dr. Ross Dueber will discuss "Better Batteries and a Greener Charger" at the CES Convention in Las Vegas... Read More

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MetoKote, Industry Leader in Protective Coating Applications, Announces New Director

December 10, 2008

LIMA, OHIO - December 2, 2008-MetoKote Corporation, the industry leader in protective coating applications services including electrocoating (e-coat), powder coating and liquid paint, is pleased to announce the recent addition of Michael Cooper as Director, Asia Pacific OE Manufacturers. In this role, Michael will... Read More

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People on the Move

December 10, 2008

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

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Plastomer Announces New VP/GM

December 9, 2008

Plastomer Technologies, a leading manufacturer of PTFE and engineered plastic products, has announced the selection of David Torrance as Vice President and General Manager. David joins Plastomer from Georgia Pacific Chemicals LLC where he most recently held a business management role. During his twenty years at... Read More

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Carlos Herrera, Former Director of Manufacturing, Appointed President and Chief Operating Officer for ARRK Product Development Group U.S.A. and Mexico

December 9, 2008

San Diego, CA. - July 7, 2008 - ARRK, a leading provider in full-line product development services for a variety of industries, today announced the appointment of Carlos Herrera, former Director of Manufacturing, to its President and Chief Operating Officer in hopes to enhance efficiency and improve profits... Read More

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Frogner Named Business Development Manager For Leviton's Expansion Into Europe

December 5, 2008

Little Neck, NY, December 3, 2008 -- Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Willy Frogner to lead the company's expansion into Europe. As Business Development Manager for European Sales, headquartered in Oslo, Frogner will spearhead sales of the company's line of residential home networking and... Read More

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Siemens Water Technologies Names Matthew Knight as Senior Vice President of Sales

December 5, 2008

Matthew Knight has been named Senior Vice President of Sales for Siemens Water Technologies, Warrendale, Pennsylvania, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Solutions Division (IS). Knight will manage the global sales operations for Water Technologies, in support of the business unit's continued expansion into the... Read More

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AddisonMckee CEO Announces Retirement and Successor

December 4, 2008

John Brown, Chief Executive Officer of world-leading tube bending and end-forming technology specialists, AddisonMckee, has announced his phased retirement, commencing January 1st 2009. Having originally joined the business in 1984, John Brown has provided twenty-five years of dynamic leadership and played a major... Read More

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austriamicrosystems' Rene Kautschitsch Elected as New Vice Chairman Europe of World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS)

December 4, 2008

Unterpremstaetten, Austria (October 29, 2008) - austriamicrosystems, a leading global designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs for communications, industrial, medical, and automotive applications is proud to announce the election of Rene Kautschitsch, Marketing Manager Full Service Foundry, as New... Read More

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Grainger Promotes Michael A. Pulick to President, Grainger Industrial Supply, and D.G. Macpherson to Head Global Supply Chain Function

December 4, 2008

CHICAGO, October 29, 2008 - W. W. Grainger, Inc., the leading industrial distributor in North America, announced today that Michael A. Pulick, Senior Vice President for Customer Service, was promoted to Senior Vice President and President, Grainger Industrial Supply, effective November 1, 2008. Pulick, 44, is... Read More

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Smith Receives TAPPI Technical Award and Rohm & Haas Prize

December 4, 2008

November 26, 2008 (Fulton, N.Y.)-The name Duane Smith is well known in the international converting community, especially among members of the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industries (TAPPI), the leading association for the worldwide pulp, paper, packaging and converting industries. Smith, a 31-year... Read More

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KSW Microtec Appoints New Technical Director to Enforce Government ID Activities

December 4, 2008

Dresden, Germany, October 27, 2008 - KSW Microtec AG, one of the world's leading suppliers of RFID components, has appointed Carsten Nieland to head their R&D division for high security products. In this role, he is responsible in particular for KSW¹s inlay and Thinlam® products used in the fast growing access and... Read More

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Peter Y. Hess Honored as NACD 2008 Distributor of the Year

December 4, 2008

Peter Y. Hess, President of the John R. Hess & Co., Inc., Cranston, RI, was named the 2008 Distributor of the Year by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Hess's two-year term as NACD's Chairman and CEO ends December 4 with the election of new officers. The award, given annually for service... Read More

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Schneider Electric North American Operating Division Names George Powers Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration

December 4, 2008

Palatine, Ill. (USA), October 27, 2008 -The Schneider Electric North American Operating Division announces the appointment of George Powers to senior vice president, Human Resources and Administration. Powers began his career with Schneider Electric in 1993 as a senior compensation analyst and then held management... Read More

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Stephen Powers Dies in Motorycle Accident

December 4, 2008

(October 2008) Was One of Four Brothers Who Run Brewster, N.Y, Firm: Powers Fasteners Executive Vice President Stephen B. Powers Dies at Age 45 Stephen B. Powers, Executive Vice President of Powers Fasteners, Inc., the nation's leading marketer of concrete anchoring systems, died in a motorcycle accident on... Read More

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Siemens PLM Software Employee Receives Award at the National Women of Color Technology Awards Conference

December 4, 2008

PLANO, Texas, October 27, 2008 - Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that one of its employees, Erica Simmons, global marketing manager, High Tech & Electronics... Read More

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Ceodeux, Inc. Prepares for Future with New Manufacturer Representative

December 4, 2008

Mt. Pleasant, PA (November 25, 2008) - Ceodeux, a leader in product development of the most complete selection of valves, fittings, and regulators for a wide selection of chemical and compressed gas applications, has recently hired Héctor Muñoz as its new Manufacturer Representative in Mexico. With twenty years... Read More

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Goldschmied Joins Davis-Standard as Director of Sales

December 4, 2008

(Fulton, N.Y.) - Jorge Goldschmied has joined Davis-Standard, LLC as Director of Sales for Latin and South America. In his new role, Goldschmied will be responsible for overseeing all sales efforts in these regions for Davis-Standard's Converting and Extrusion Systems product lines. With more than 20 years of... Read More

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ComNet Expands, Adds VP of Product Management

December 4, 2008

Longtime Fiber Optic Vet Victor Milani to Head Global Product Management Function at ComNet Danbury, CT. October 21, 2008, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, doing business as ComNet(TM), a leading manufacturer of fiber optic transmission and networking equipment, has hired Victor Milani to be the... Read More