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Judith Swales to Lead Goodyear South Pacific Tyre Organization

April 5, 2007

AKRON, Ohio, January 30, 2007 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company today announced the appointment of Judith Swales to the position of managing director and chief executive officer of its South Pacific Tyres (SPT) business based in Australia. Swales replaces Joe Copeland who has been named vice president of... Read More

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Apex Announces Addition to Research & Content Division Management Team

April 5, 2007

Sayan Bhattacharjee Named Vice President, Strategic Sales & Business Development HERNDON, VA - April 4, 2007 - Apex CoVantage, a leading global knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) company, announced today that Sayan Bhattacharjee has joined the company as Vice President, Strategic Sales and Business Development of... Read More

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David Bach Promoted to the Position of Director - Central Operations of Intelligrated®

April 5, 2007

Cincinnati, Ohio, February 26, 2007 David Bach has been promoted to the position of Director - Central Operations of Intelligrated®. In his new position, David will be responsible for growing Intelligrated's newly formed Central Operations, covering Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky and West Virginia. For over 12... Read More

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ArvinMeritor Names Rakesh Sachdev President of Asia Pacific

April 4, 2007

TROY, Mich., March 28: ArvinMeritor, Inc., (NYSE:ARM) announced today that Rakesh Sachdev has been named president of Asia Pacific, effective immediately. Sachdev will report directly to ArvinMeritor's Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Charles G. "Chip" McClure. "Rakesh has been a long-standing and... Read More

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ASTM International Max Hecht Award Given to John R. Hubbling

April 4, 2007

John R. Hubbling, laboratory manager for Metropolitan Council/Environmental Services, St. Paul, Minn., received the Max Hecht Award from ASTM International Committee D19 on Water. The committee cited Hubbling for his outstanding service and advancing the study of water. Hubbling lives in St. Paul, Minn. Chair of... Read More

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Lumeta's Chief Technology Officer Selected for Upcoming IPv6 Summit Panel

April 3, 2007

David Arbeitel to Discuss the Importance of Network Visibility to Ensuring Effective, Secure & Compliant Migration to IPv6 SOMERSET, N.J., March 27 / -- Lumeta, the leading provider of network assurance solutions for enterprises and government agencies, today announced that Chief Technology Officer David Arbeitel... Read More

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John Saabas of Pratt & Whitney Canada and David Wisler of GE to Keynote ASME Turbo Expo 2007

April 3, 2007

NEW YORK, Mar. 14, 2007 - ASME has announced the speakers for the keynote session at Turbo Expo 2007, the annual technical conference on gas turbine technology. John Saabas, Ph.D., executive vice president at Pratt & Whitney Canada, and David C. Wisler, Ph.D., manager of University Programs at GE Aircraft Engines... Read More

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CMP Technology Announces Educator and Student of the Year 2007 EE Times ACE Awards Winners

April 2, 2007

Recipients Hail From Top U.S. Engineering Universities SAN FRANCISCO, March 19 / -- CMP Technology's EE Times announced today that Dr. Belle Wei, dean of the College of Engineering at San Jose State University (SJSU), was named Educator of the Year, and Michael Callahan, a graduate student at the University of... Read More

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Industry Executives to Lead Manufacturing Groups

April 2, 2007

DEARBORN, Mich., February 28, 2007 - The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) recently announced its Technical Community Network (TCN) steering committee chairs for 2007. Eight influential manufacturing industry experts have volunteered their technical expertise to lead the SME's Technical Community Network as... Read More

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Peter Hong Joins Alcoa As Vice President And Treasurer

April 2, 2007

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Peter Hong, 48, will join the company as Vice President and Treasurer, effective April 11. He succeeds William B. Plummer, who resigned from Alcoa to join Dow Jones & Company. Mr. Hong will be responsible for all global treasury activities, including risk, cash, and... Read More

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Rick Johnson Elevated to IT Director for Hendrickson

April 2, 2007

ITASCA, Ill. - Rick Johnson recently assumed duties as director, information technology (IT), for Hendrickson, announced Gary Gerstenslager, Hendrickson president and chief operating officer. Based at Hendrickson's Woodridge facility, Johnson takes responsibility for the leadership and technical direction of the... Read More

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Sean Coleman Assumes Director of Program Management Post for Hendrickson Truck Suspension Systems

April 2, 2007

WOODRIDGE, Ill. - Sean Coleman returned from Hendrickson corporate sales to Hendrickson Truck Suspension Systems in the role of director of program management. Coleman's responsibilities include leading all program management initiatives for the division. His technical background, coupled with his previous... Read More

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Stephen Gill Named Chairman of the Board, M. C. Gill Corporation

April 2, 2007

El Monte, California - Merwyn C. Gill, founder and composites pioneer, announced that his son, Stephen Gill, has been elected to the position of Chairman of the Board of the M. C. Gill Corporation. Stephen first joined M.C. Gill Corporation in a part time capacity while in high school. He continued his employment... Read More

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Indium Corporation Adds Sales Rep in the US Northeast

April 2, 2007

Indium Corporation announced that LFG Micro has been appointed as a sales representative in the Northeast, covering New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, and Southeastern New York State. LFG Micro is responsible for the sales and service of Indium's engineered solder products and non-SMT materials, including... Read More

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Tai Wang, Co-Principal of W.A.C. Lighting, Nominated for "2007 Ellis Island Medal of Honor

April 2, 2007

NEW YORK March 16: Tai Wang, co-principal and co-founder of W.A.C. Lighting, has been nominated for the prestigious 2007 Ellis Island Medal of Honor, an award presented by NECO, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations Foundation, Inc. The Medal of Honor is presented to outstanding American citizens, from... Read More

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Equinix Names Former HP Executive, Stephen M. Smith, CEO

March 30, 2007

Former CEO Peter Van Camp Will Continue to Play Significant Role at Equinix as Executive Chairman Foster City, CA - March 19, 2007 - Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the leading provider of network-neutral data centers and Internet exchange services, today announced that Stephen M. Smith has been named chief executive... Read More

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New Eastern Regional Manager for IFS Sales

March 30, 2007

NEWTOWN, Conn., March 14: International Fiber Systems part of GE and the leading manufacturer of fiber optic transmission networking equipment, has announced the hiring of Guy Walker, formerly of Optelecom/NKF, to manage the IFS Northeastern Sales Region. Guy will concentrate on supporting sales of IFS fiber optic... Read More

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Ralph Gabriel Honored as Hydraulic Institute Member of the Year

March 30, 2007

PARSIPPANY, NJ, March 19: Ralph Gabriel, Chief Engineer at John Crane Inc., based in Morton Grove, Illinois, has been honored as the Hydraulic Institute (HI) Member of the Year. The award was presented to Gabriel at HI's 90th Annual Meeting, recently held in San Antonio, Texas. Gabriel has led the Seals Committee... Read More

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Kasenna CEO to Speak on Global IPTV Rollouts at Spring VON 2007

March 30, 2007

Kasenna to Share its Views on IPTV Rollouts and Content Storage Platforms at the Conference SAN JOSE, Calif., March 19 / -- Spring VON 2007 -- Kasenna, The IPTV Company(TM), announced today that its executives will share their views and perspectives on IPTV deployments world-wide, storage platform considerations... Read More

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Besa Lighting Appoints Joan Miller Director of Sales and Marketing

March 30, 2007

Blacklick, Ohio--- Besa Lighting has appointed Joan Miller to Director of Sales and Marketing. Besa Lighting is a leading designer and manufacturer of decorative lighting. Joan brings 20 years of lighting industry experience, with Lightolier, Progress and Designers Fountain. Along with supporting current sales... Read More