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Raymond Vice President Retires After Four Decades in Materials Handling

May 7, 2008

GREENE, N.Y. - James B. Bennett III, vice president of sales and dealer development for The Raymond Corporation, has retired after 43 years in the materials handling industry. During his career with Raymond, Bennett was integral to the development and growth of Raymond's National and Major Account programs. He... Read More

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Hiring of Joseph Hamel as Senior Account Executive to the Syracuse Headquarters

May 6, 2008

February 18, 2008: Infinit Technology Solutions is pleased to announce the hiring of Joseph Hamel as Senior Account Executive to the Syracuse headquarters. Joe brings a breadth of experience in the areas of voice/data products, services, as well as the growth market of IP Telephony. Joe's professional demeanor... Read More

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EMS Chief Financial Officer Don Scartz to Retire and Company Veteran Gary Shell to Succeed Scartz as CFO

May 6, 2008

ATLANTA - May 2, 2008 - EMS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELMG) announced today that its Chief Financial Officer, Don T. Scartz, is retiring after a distinguished 30-year career. Succeeding Scartz as CFO will be Gary Shell, currently EMS's vice president - finance and a 25-year veteran of EMS, who will now hold the... Read More

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Munters MCS Executive Hickey Receives LEED Accredited Professional Certification

May 6, 2008

Brian Hickey, account manager, for Moisture Control Services (MCS), a division of Munters AB, has been certified as a LEED Accredited Professional (AP). To earn the accreditation, Hickey demonstrated a thorough understanding of green building practices and principles and the LEED Rating System, and possesses the... Read More

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DE-STA-CO Appoints New Vice President and General Manager at IMC

May 6, 2008

Auburn Hills, Michigan, April 21, 2008 - DE-STA-CO is pleased to announce the promotion of Bill Crusey to Vice President and General Manager for Industrial Motion Control, LLC (IMC). Prior to the appointment, Mr. Crusey served IMC for 11 years as its Vice President of Operations. In his new role, Mr. Crusey will... Read More

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Ferraz Shawmut Appoints New Marketing Specialist

May 6, 2008

Newburyport, Mass., April 28, 2008 - Ferraz Shawmut, a global leader in the field of circuit protection, has named Natalie Timmons its Marketing Specialist. Timmons will be responsible for marketing promotions including developing product launch plans and lead generation campaigns, and creating corporate collateral... Read More

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John Parr Joins Hendrickson as Vice President of International Business Development

May 6, 2008

ITASCA, Ill. - John Parr recently assumed duties as vice president of international business development for Hendrickson. In this new role, Parr will be responsible for key aspects of Hendrickson's business strategy and activity in the global marketplace, reported Gary Gerstenslager, Hendrickson president and chief... Read More

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Thin Metal Parts Hires New Product Marketing Manager

May 6, 2008

Jeremy Hancock rounds out staff at new Colorado Springs facility COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - April 21, 2008 - Thin Metal Parts (TMP) recently hired Jeremy Hancock as product marketing manager, completing the management team for TMP's new facility in Colorado Springs. In his new position, Hancock will focus on... Read More

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JLG Promotes Alton to Vice President and General Manager for Caterpillar Alliance Group

May 6, 2008

McConnellsburg, Penna., April 28, 2008 -- JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, announced today the promotion of Rick Alton to the position of vice president and general manager for JLG's Caterpillar... Read More

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Dow Corning Names Doug Kempf Construction Industry AETS Manager

May 1, 2008

Date:April 28, 2008 MIDLAND, Mich.: Dow Corning Corporation has named Doug Kempf as Construction Application Engineering & Technical Services (AETS) Manager effective May 1, 2008. Kempf will provide leadership to the group responsible for managing the day-to-day technical activities required to support Dow... Read More

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Harco Manufacturing is Pleased to Announce the Recent Addition of Dr. Juan G. Andrade to the Sales and Marketing Team

May 1, 2008

Harco Manufacturing is pleased to announce the recent addition of Dr. Juan G. Andrade to the Sales and Marketing Team. His main areas of responsibility will be to develop the Latin American market and the technical development of new products in Exhaust Emission Controls. Dr. Andrade has over 20 years of experience... Read More

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Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. Names Vicki R. Taylor CFO

May 1, 2008

(Lee's Summit, MO) Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. has named Vicki R. Taylor the company's Chief Financial Officer. Taylor has spent the last 8 years as Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Secretary for Everest Connections, LLC, a $60+ million telecommunications firm. Taylor's role with Austin will be to help... Read More

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Cory Thiel to Lead WAGO Interconnect as New Product Manager

May 1, 2008

04/29/08 GERMANTOWN, WI - Cory Thiel has joined WAGO Corporation as Product Manager - Interconnect to oversee the growth of: Printed Circuit Board-mount terminal blocks and connectors, Multi Connection System (pluggable PCB connectors), 773 Series WALL-NUTS(TM), 222 Series LEVER-NUTS(TM) and the 770 Series WINSTA... Read More

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FAE Appointment Gives Power Design Engineers Comprehensive Design-In Support

May 1, 2008

April 2008 Murata Power Solutions has appointed Wisam Moussa to the new position of Director of Global Field Applications. His primary role will be to expand the company's global FAE program and bolster the already comprehensive technical support to tier 1 accounts and broad market customers. Wisam joined the... Read More

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People on the Move

April 30, 2008

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

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ASHRAE Names 15 New Distinguished Lecturers

April 29, 2008

ATLANTA - ASHRAE has named 15 new Distinguished Lecturers who provide ASHRAE chapters with noted authorities who speak on relevant topics that impact the HVAC&R industry. This marks the 12th year of the Distinguished Lecturer Program. The new lecturers and their areas of expertise are: Roberto Aguilo... Read More

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KEMET Announces Resignation of EVP/CFO

April 29, 2008

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 24, 2008) - KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) announced today that David Gable, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, is resigning from the Corporation to pursue other interests. Gable joined KEMET in 1998 as Corporate Controller and was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in... Read More

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Nobuaki Katoh to Be Elected DENSO President in June

April 28, 2008

April 17, 2008 KARIYA (Japan) - DENSO Corporation today announced plans to elect Nobuaki Katoh as new president and CEO after the annual shareholders meeting in June. Current President and CEO Koichi Fukaya will be promoted to vice chairman and Akihiko Saito will remain as chairman. "I am both honored and... Read More

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Charles P. Gee Joins Master Chemical Corporation as Aerospace Segment Manager

April 28, 2008

Perrysburg, Ohio, April 16, 2008-Master Chemical Corporation has named Charles P. "Chuck" Gee to the position of Aerospace Segment Manager, responsible for managing its aerospace market and product opportunities. "Chuck Gee is eminently qualified and has an amazing breadth of experience," said North America... Read More

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Quickparts' Daniel Ng Wins First Prize in ModernTech Mechanical's Inaugural Customer Design Contest

April 25, 2008

Knoxville, TN and Atlanta, GA -- March 6, 2008 -- Quickparts, Inc., (http://www.quickparts.com) one of North America's largest providers of custom-designed parts, reports that Mr. Daniel Ng, CAD Engineer for Quickparts, has won First Prize in SolidWorks reseller ModernTech Mechanical's inaugural Customer Design... Read More