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Edwards Hires New Operations and Technology Director, Ron Krisanda

January 22, 2009

CRAWLEY, WEST SUSSEX, UK. (January 19, 2009)-Edwards, a leading global supplier of vacuum and abatement equipment and services, announced today the appointment of Ron Krisanda as operations and technology director, effective January 15, 2009. Krisanda joins Edwards from Tyco International, where he was president of... Read More

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Janis Research Co-Founder and President Retires

January 22, 2009

William "Bill" Shields, president of Janis Research announced his retirement, effective February 2, 2009. Shields co-founded Janis Research, a cryogenic equipment manufacturing company, in 1960. Since then, Shields has been a familiar face in the cryogenic industry. He was a long-time member of the Advisory... Read More

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Derek Tremblett Named Director of Operations for TUV SUD Canada

January 22, 2009

Peabody, Massachusetts / Guelph, Ontario. TUV SUD America announced that Mr. Derek J. Tremblett has been appointed Director of Operations for its subsidiary, TUV SUD Canada Inc., located in Guelph, Ontario. Mr. Tremblett is also responsible for sales and business development for TUV SUD America's NAFTA-wide offices... Read More

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Met-Pro Corporation Appoints Judith A. Spires to Board of Directors

January 22, 2009

Harleysville, PA, January 21, 2009 - Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE:MPR), announced today that Judith A. Spires, President of Acme Markets, Inc., has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of William L... Read More

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GE Appoints Three Company Officers

January 22, 2009

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--26 November 2008-- GE today announces the appointment of three new company officers. GE currently has 197 GE officers globally. GE officers lead large revenue generating businesses or are in critical functional roles, helping to drive growth. Below is the list of GE's three new officers: Julie... Read More

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Marathon Equipment President, Gordon Shaw, Announces Retirement

January 21, 2009

Vernon, AL (January 19, 2009)-On Friday, January 16, 2009, Gordon C. Shaw, President of Marathon Equipment Co., located in Vernon, AL, announced his intention to retire. Gordon, a 27-year veteran in the waste equipment industry, became President of Marathon in 2003. He began his sales career in 1981, becoming... Read More

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Bertocci, Kirchhoff Honored as AAAS Fellows

January 20, 2009

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) alumni researchers Ugo Bertocci and William H. Kirchhoff were recently elected as 2008 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. The AAAS is the world's largest general... Read More

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Tyco Electronics Names John Van Scoter to Company's Board of Directors

January 16, 2009

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Nov. 25 -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL)(BSX: TEL) today announced that it has named John Van Scoter to its Board of Directors, effective Dec. 1. Van Scoter, 46, is senior vice president of Texas Instruments Incorporated -- a global semiconductor company with manufacturing, design and sales... Read More

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ANSI Appoints Michael Petosa as Vice President of Information Technology

January 16, 2009

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private not-for-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. standardization and conformity assessment system, has announced the appointment of Mr. Michael Petosa as its new vice president of information technology. Petosa assumed his new... Read More

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MAXPRO® Technologies Appoints Mark Maloney National Field Sales Manager

January 15, 2009

Fairview, PA - January 9, 2009 - Maxpro Technologies announces the appointment of Mark P. Maloney as National Field Sales Manager. Maloney will work closely with Maxpro's current distributors in North America, as well as expand market coverage with the appointment of additional distributors. Maxpro Technologies... Read More

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Delphi Names Sheehan as Chief Financial Officer

January 15, 2009

Troy, Mich.,-The Board of Directors of Delphi Corp. (PINKSHEETS: DPHIQ) today named John Sheehan as vice president and chief financial officer, succeeding Robert Dellinger, who is leaving the company to pursue outside opportunities. Sheehan will retain oversight for Delphi's restructuring. "We are appreciative of... Read More

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Holocom® Announces Staff Additions

January 15, 2009

(Carlsbad, CA - August 14, 2008) HolocomĀ® Networks, the leading provider of high-security protective distribution systems (PDS) for SIPRNet and other classified networks, today announced the addition of three key staff positions. "Having recently won a number of large, high-profile PDS projects for government... Read More

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Henry M. Rowan Presented with The Union League's 'Founders Award For Business Leadership'

January 15, 2009

November 17, 2008 - One of our industry leaders was honored at the Union League in Philadelphia this week, when Henry M. Rowan, founder and Chairman of Inductotherm Group, received The Founders Award For Business Leadership. This award recognizes an outstanding business leader who has gained both national and... Read More

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Arrow ECS Appoints Bill Corey to Vice President, Operations & Logistics

January 13, 2009

ENGLEWOOD, C.O. - Nov. 4, 2008 - Global oversight over all customer support functions within the Enterprise Computing Solutions business of Arrow Electronics Inc. [NYSE: ARW is the new responsibility of Arrow ECS executive Bill Corey, who has been appointed vice president of operations and logistics. Previously... Read More

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George Paz, Chairman, President, and CEO of Express Scripts, Joins Honeywell's Board of Directors

January 12, 2009

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ, December 12, 2008 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that George Paz, chairman, president, and CEO of Express Scripts, Inc. has been elected to its Board of Directors. He will serve on the Audit and Corporate Governance and Responsibility Committees. Paz, 53, joined Express Scripts in 1998... Read More

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Kemet Announces Changes in Its Tantalum Business Group

January 9, 2009

Greenville, South Carolina (January 6, 2009) - KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) has announced today the following organizational changes in the Tantalum Business Group that became effective January 1, 2009, following an orderly transition of duties. Joe Porter, VP Sales Administration, is appointed Vice President... Read More

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ANSI Announces 2009 Forum and Committee Leadership

January 8, 2009

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced leadership of its member forums, policy committees, and program oversight committees for 2009. Member Forums The ANSI Member Forums represent the voice of their respective membership segments in the Institute, providing a venue for dialogue on global... Read More

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Stacy Leistner Appointed Vice President of Strategic Communications

January 8, 2009

Stacy Leistner has been appointed vice president of strategic communications for the Toy Industry Association (TIA), effective January 1, 2009. As the head of communications at TIA, Stacy will work closely with TIA members and staff to support the toy industry's outreach to federal and state agencies. He will be... Read More

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Karen Hughes Will be Joining ANSI as Director of Homeland Security Standards Programs

January 8, 2009

Karen Hughes will be joining ANSI as director of homeland security standards programs effective January 20, 2009. In this role, she will be responsible for the management and administrative oversight of the Homeland Security Standards Panel (ANSI-HSSP) and other security-related activities in which the Institute... Read More

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Elizabeth Austin Will Assume the Role of ANSI Director of Communications and Public Relations

January 8, 2009

Elizabeth Austin will assume the role of ANSI director of communications and public relations effective January 1, 2009. She has served as communications manager for the Institute since March of 2007. In her new role, Liz is responsible for the development and management of a fully integrated program encompassing... Read More