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Philip Donahoo Promoted to Product Manager for BASF Professional Vegetation Management

March 6, 2009

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, March 2, 2009 - BASF Professional Vegetation Management (ProVM) has promoted Philip Donahoo to Product Manager, responsible for industrial vegetation markets. Philip has served as a Senior Sales Specialist for the BASF Turf and Ornamentals group for five years, and has seven years of... Read More

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Panasonic's J. M. Allain Named to IBIA's Board of Directors.

March 6, 2009

Secaucus, NJ (January 15, 2009) - J. M. Allain, President of Panasonic System Solutions Company, a unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America, has been named to the board of directors of the International Biometric Industry Association (IBIA). The IBIA is a trade association formed to advance the collective... Read More

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The Millennia Group, Inc. Names Pete Wasnac Director of Sales/Marketing

March 6, 2009

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, February 3, 2009: Pete Wasnac has joined The Millennia Group, Inc. (TMG) as director of sales/marketing. He will be responsible for managing all of TMG's sales and marketing activities, including its sales representatives, and he will report to Ron Cosper, TMG president and COO. Wasnac... Read More

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Fred Krautz Joins Sealant Equipment & Engineering

March 6, 2009

PLYMOUTH, MI - Fred Krautz has joined Sealant Equipment & Engineering as Western Region Account Manager covering the 11 western United States. Fred has over 15 years of extensive industry experience with meter mix and dispense equipment as an Area Sales Manager for the 11 Western States including time spent in... Read More

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Jim Pope Appointed Director of Finance for Blackmer®

March 5, 2009

Grand Rapids, MI - Blackmer®, a global leader in pump and compressor technologies and a Pump Solutions Group (PSG(TM)) company, has announced the promotion of Jim Pope to the position of Director of Finance. Mr. Pope joined Blackmer 17 years ago and in his time at the company he has contributed to a number of... Read More

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Wildeck, Inc. Appoints Systems Integration Sales Manager for North American Operations

March 5, 2009

Growing sales organization will support expanding systems business for leading manufacturer of mezzanines, lifts, and guarding products. Waukesha, WI - February 2009 - Wildeck, Inc., the largest manufacturer of mezzanines, material lifts, and safety guarding products in North America, has appointed Merlyn Jarman to... Read More

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REGO-FIX® Switzerland Announces New CEO

March 5, 2009

Tenniken, Switzerland, February 6, 2009 - REGO-FIX Switzerland has named Richard Weber as its new CEO, replacing Peter Tester, who has retired after a 12-year tenure in the position. Having most recently served as head of strategic business development, Richard Weber is one of the sons of Fritz Weber, founder of... Read More

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TRUMPF Inc. Announces New District Sales Representative on West Coast

March 5, 2009

FARMINGTON, Conn., February 6, 2009 -- Larry Johnson has been named a District Sales Representative for TRUMPF Inc. In this role, he will be responsible for sales activity on the West Coast, specifically in Southern California and Nevada. Johnson began his career at TRUMPF in 1998. He was most recently a supervisor... Read More

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Toyoda Expands Support with New Regional Product Manager of VMCs and Bridge Machines

March 5, 2009

Arlington Heights, IL - Toyoda Machinery introduces its new regional product manager overseeing vertical machining centers and bridge machines, Jim Green. He joined the team in December 2008, bringing more than 10 years of industry experience and product knowledge to Toyoda. Jim Green served as VP of Sales at... Read More

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News from Wall Colmonoy

March 5, 2009

Wall Colmonoy announces the appointment of Craig Johnson to the position of Vice President, Alloy Products Group. Craig has over twenty years of service at Wall Colmonoy, most recently as the Commercial Director for the Alloy Products Group. He began his career at Wall Colmonoy as the Materials Manager for the... Read More

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WAC Lighting Appoints Shelley Wang President

March 5, 2009

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK -WAC Lighting Co-Founder and CEO Tony Wang has appointed Shelley Wang to President. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, WAC Lighting is a leading manufacturer and designer of track, recessed, undercabinet, monorail and decorative lighting. In her new position Ms. Wang will oversee all... Read More

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Tridak(TM) Welcomes DeeDee Hoxie as Customer Support Administrator

March 5, 2009

Tridak, a leading designer and manufacturer of standard and custom fluid dispensing equipment, is proud to announce the addition of Ms. DeeDee Hoxie to their Customer Support Department. Mrs. Hoxie has accepted to the position of Customer Support Administrator. Ms. Hoxie comes to Tridak with an A.S. degree in... Read More

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BorgWarner Names John G. Sanderson President of Transmission Systems Business

March 5, 2009

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb 25, 2009 /-- BorgWarner (NYSE: BWA) announced today that John G. Sanderson, 56, has been named President and General Manager of BorgWarner Transmission Systems, Drivetrain Group, and Vice President of BorgWarner Inc. He succeeds Bernd W. Matthes who has been appointed to the newly created... Read More

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Koch Named President of Carlisle Industrial Brake & Friction

March 4, 2009

Bloomington, IN - February 13, 2009 - Chris Koch has been appointed President of Carlisle Industrial Brake & Friction. Koch joined Carlisle in 2008 as President of Carlisle Asia Pacific. Previously Koch held roles as both regional and divisional Vice President at Graco, Inc., a global manufacturer of fluid handling... Read More

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Philip Schreiber Joins Bachelor Controls, Inc.

March 4, 2009

Schreiber to lead BCI's manufacturing intelligence initiative SABETHA, Kan. (February 19, 2009) - Philip Schreiber has joined Bachelor Controls, Inc. (BCI) - a leading provider of control and systems integration solutions and 2008 Control Engineering System Integrator of the Year. BCI attracted Schreiber to... Read More

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Murrelektronik Announces New President of U.S. Subsidiary

March 4, 2009

Duluth, Georgia, February 18, 2009 - Murrelektronik, Inc. recently appointed Markus Keller to the position of President for the company's United States subsidiary in Duluth, Georgia. Prior to his promotion, Mr. Keller served Murrelektronik for three years as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Under his... Read More

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Harvel Appoints Gary Boushell National Sales Manager for Plumbing Products

March 4, 2009

(Easton, Pa.) - Harvel Plastics, Inc., has recently appointed sales veteran Gary Boushell as national sales manager for its PVC and CPVC plumbing products division. An integral member of the Harvel sales team for more than 20 years, Boushell brings to his new position in-depth market knowledge and comprehensive... Read More

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Edmund Optics® Gregory Hollows Elected to Board of Directors for Automated Imaging Association (AIA)

March 4, 2009

February 24, 2009, Barrington, NJ. - Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, today announced that Gregory Hollows has been elected to a two-year term on the board of directors for the Automated Imaging Association (AIA). The AIA comprises some 300 companies across the Americas that provide... Read More

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People on the Move

March 4, 2009

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), an ANSI member and accredited standards developer, has appointed Timothy E. Roxey as manager of critical infrastructure protection. In this newly created position, he will work closely with the organization's chief security officer to develop and execute... Read More

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People on the Move

March 4, 2009

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards... Read More