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Scaffold Company Boosts International Presence with New Sales Manager

December 17, 2008

WAUKESHA, Wis. - Nov. 4, 2008 - Scaffold equipment and service expert ThyssenKrupp Safway has hired International Sales Manager Jose Chaumont to help establish and advance the company's global market presence. "Few companies have the resources like Safway's to handle projects of a large magnitude outside of the... Read More

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Heinz-Dieter Schunk Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

December 17, 2008

Heinz-Dieter Schunk, CEO of SCHUNK Inc, was awarded the German Machine Development Prize on October 14, 2008. During the third German Machine Development Summit in Berlin, the independent jury of experts in business and science recognized his lifetime achievements. Under his management, a small garage business in... Read More

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Two Company Veterans Promoted at Ferraz Shawmut

December 17, 2008

Dean Cousins, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development Jim Kosciolek, Vice President of Sales NEWBURYPORT, Mass. (Dec. 15, 2008) - Ferraz Shawmut, a global leader in the field of circuit protection, recently announced the promotion of Dean Cousins to senior vice president of marketing and... Read More

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PCI CEO Featured in TRUMPF Express

December 12, 2008

(Hanover, PA, USA) Brian Greenplate, president, CEO and owner of Precision Cut Industries, was featured in the August edition of TRUMPF Express, an industry magazine for sheet metal processing. The article discussed the major changes initiated by Greenplate since his purchase of the high-tech laser cutting... Read More

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AWS Recognizes Metglas Senior Scientist, Dr. Anatol Rabinkin

December 12, 2008

Metglas Senior Scientist, Dr. Anatol Rabinkin, Recognized in AWS Welding Journal The Welding Journal published by the American Welding Society (AWS) recently recognized the AWS Brazing and Soldering Committee and its members, including a personal acknowledgment of Metglas, Inc. Senior Scientist, Dr. Anatol... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Giasone Promoted to Metals Manager

December 12, 2008

Date: December 9, 2008 Indium Corporation announces the promotion of Emily Giasone to Metals Manager for the Metals, Chemicals, and Energy (MCE) Business Unit. Emily is responsible for purchasing and trading indium, gallium, germanium, and bismuth raw materials, selling select MCE products in the China market, and... Read More

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Michelman's Mr. Luc Vanderstappen to Present at European Coatings Show

December 12, 2008

CINCINNATI, OH (December 10, 2008) - Mr. Luc Vanderstappen, European Business Manager at Michelman, will be making a presentation at the European Coatings Show being held in N├╝rnberg, Germany from March 31st through April 2nd, 2009. Mr. Vanderstappen's presentation will focus on the benefits and methods for using... Read More

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Bird-B-Gone, Inc. Hires Two New Employees

December 12, 2008

Bird-B-Gone Inc., Manufacturer of humane and effective bird deterrents would like to announce the addition of two new Employees, Ed Perry, and Michael Chiodo. (Vocus) December 9, 2008-- Bird-B-Gone Inc. (http://birdbgone.com), Manufacturer of humane and effective bird deterrents would like to announce the addition... Read More

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Sherex Promotes Lindsay Giardina to Inside Sales Representative

December 11, 2008

SHEREX FASTENING SOLUTIONS, LLC promotes Lindsay Giardina to Inside Sales Representative - West Coast Tonawanda, NY - December, 2008: Sherex Fastening Solutions, an industry leader in the manufacturing and distribution of blind rivet nuts, has promoted Lindsay Giardina to Inside Sales Representative for the West... Read More

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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