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Avatech Solutions Appoints Bruce White to Vice President of Infrastructure Solutions

February 14, 2007

BALTIMORE-- Sept. 22, 2006--Avatech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:AVSO.OB), the nationwide technology experts for design, engineering, and facilities management, today announced they have appointed Bruce White to head the Infrastructure Solutions Group. As the President of recently acquired Sterling Systems and... Read More

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Nancy Koenig Appointed President of Click Commerce

February 14, 2007

Click Commerce, Inc, a leading provider of of on-demand supply chain management solutions, announced today the appointment of Nancy Koenig as president. "We are delighted to have someone of Nancy's quality leading Click Commerce," said David B. Speer, chairman and CEO of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW), Click... Read More

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Martin Swarbrick Appointed as New President of Bison

February 14, 2007

Most recently, Swarbrick was Vice President and Director of Business Excellence for Motorola. He led the path to national recognition for Performance Excellence when Motorola was awarded the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2002 and the Balanced Scorecard Hall of Fame award in 2004. "Martin's track record... Read More

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Ted Leonsis to Retire from Active Management of AOL In 2007

February 13, 2007

After 13 Years Building AOL, Will Remain Vice Chairman, While Relinquishing Responsibilities for AOL's Audience Business DULLES, Va.-- Sept. 15, 2006--Ted Leonsis, the Vice Chairman of AOL and President of its fast-growing Audience business, will retire from an active management role on January 1, 2007, the company... Read More

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Fairchild Semiconductor CEO Mark Thompson to Discuss Future of Power Semiconductors at APEC 2007

February 13, 2007

South Portland, Maine--February 9: Mark Thompson, president and CEO of Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), will address the global challenges facing power semiconductor suppliers in a keynote speech at the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition ( APEC) to be held February 25-March 1, 2007 in Anaheim... Read More

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IMS Appoints Dan Ziroli Director of Sales and Marketing

February 13, 2007

Portsmouth, Rhode Island, USA - International Manufacturing Services, Inc. (IMS), a leading manufacturer of chip resistors, chip attenuators, dividers, and low pass filters, announces the appointment of Daniel Ziroli to Director of Sales & Marketing. Dan brings more than 30 years of electronics industry experience... Read More

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Woodgate to Head Davis-Standard's Extrusion Business in Europe

February 13, 2007

(Pawcatuck, Conn.)--Mark Woodgate was recently promoted to Business Director, Extrusion Systems Europe for Davis-Standard, LLC. In his new post, Woodgate will oversee the sales and marketing for both the D-S Brookes and Davis-Standard pipe and profile product lines throughout Europe, the Middle East and parts of... Read More

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Strippit/LVD Names Neil Campbell Sales Manager for Canada

February 13, 2007

Akron, NY- Neil Campbell has been promoted to the position of Sales Manager-Canada for Strippit/LVD, a leading manufacturer of metalforming equipment, including turret punch presses, laser cutting machines, press brakes, shears, automated systems and programming software. In this newly created position, Mr... Read More

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Michael Brown, OnScreen Technologies' Chief Strategist, to Speak at the City Club of Cleveland

February 13, 2007

CLEVELAND-- Sept. 15, 2006--OnScreen Technologies(TM), Inc. (OTCBB:ONSC), the global leader in developing cutting edge thermal management technologies for integrated circuits and LED signage, today announced Michael Brown, Chief Strategist of OnScreen and former Under Secretary of Homeland Security, will be a... Read More

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Dave Czaplewaki Joins Permabond as National Sales and Marketing Manager

February 13, 2007

SOMERSET, NJ - Permabond® Engineering Adhesives is delighted to announce that Dave Czaplewski joined Permabond as National Sales and Marketing Manager. Reporting directly to General Manager, Paolo Grossi, Mr. Czaplewski will have complete responsibility for US sales and marketing. "We are extremely pleased to have... Read More

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Jeffrey Ross Named Product Manager for Siemens VDO Service & Special Solutions

February 12, 2007

ALLENTOWN, PA... Siemens VDO, one of the world's leading suppliers of automotive electronic/electrical systems and components has appointed Jeffrey Ross as Product Manager. The announcement was made by Bill Setter, Director of Business Development, Instrumentation Business Unit at Siemens VDO Service and Special... Read More

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Decision Dynamics Announces Board and Officer Appointments

February 12, 2007

Decision Dynamics' President & CEO Appointed to Board of Directors CALGARY, Feb. 8 /CNW/ - Decision Dynamics Technology Ltd. (TSX-V:DDY) announced today that Mr. Justin Zinke, the company's President & CEO, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr. Zinke joined the company in October 2004 as Vice... Read More

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PennWell Names Barbara Goode Editor-In-Chief Of Small Times

February 12, 2007

Nashua, NH - PennWell Corporation, a diversified global media and information company, has named veteran chief editor Barbara G. Goode to the position of Editor-in-Chief of Small Times magazine, effective February 5. For nearly ten years, Goode served as Editor-in-Chief of the highly respected, highly technical... Read More

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Shuba Appointed President, CHEP USA

February 12, 2007

Twenty-year logistics industry veteran promoted ORLANDO, FLORIDA - December 4, 2006 - CHEP today announced the promotion of Kevin J. Shuba to the position of President, CHEP USA, effective immediately. Shuba, who continues to report to Dave Mezzanotte, Chief Operating Officer of CHEP, is responsible for all... Read More

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Klein Tools Promotes Mark P. Klein to Channel Manager, HVAC

February 12, 2007

LINCOLNSHIRE, ILL - January 2007 - Klein Tools, a leading manufacturer of professional hand tools and occupational equipment, has announced the promotion of Mark P. Klein to channel manager, HVAC. In this role, Klein is responsible for the direction, coordination and development of sales growth in the HVAC channel... Read More

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3Com Names New Board Member

February 12, 2007

MARLBOROUGH, Mass.-- 3Com Corporation (NASDAQ: COMS) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has elected Dominique Trempont to serve as Class I director and member of the Board's Audit and Finance Committee. Trempont was elected by the Board on October 4, 2006. He is the seventh member of the 3Com... Read More

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Two Verizon Executives to Assume Key Roles as Verizon Transitions Northern New England Properties to FairPoint

February 12, 2007

NEW YORK, Jan. 16 -- Two key executives at Verizon will assume expanded roles following today's announced agreement to spin off, and then merge, the company's operations in three New England states with FairPoint Communications (NYSE:FRP). The two executives are Edward Dinan, president - Verizon Maine, and Paula... Read More

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Reilley to Retire from Praxair; Angel to Assume Leadership

February 12, 2007

DANBURY, Conn.-- Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) announced today that Dennis H. Reilley, chairman and chief executive officer, will step down as CEO at the end of 2006. Reilley will remain as chairman of the corporation until his retirement on April 30, 2007. Stephen F. Angel, currently Praxair's president and chief... Read More

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FleetwoodGoldcoWyard Announces Changes to Regional Sales Team

February 9, 2007

ST. LOUIS - Feb. 6, 2007 - Ed Fuchs, Director of Regional Sales for FleetwoodGoldcoWyard, a leading producer of advanced conveyance technology and material handling equipment, has announced the following changes to the Regional Sales Team, including the addition of two new sales executives, effective February... Read More

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SYSPRO USA CEO Brian Stein Named "Visionary" by Start-IT Magazine

February 9, 2007

COSTA MESA, Calif. - June 13:SYSPRO USA, a leading producer of enterprise software for SMB manufacturers and distributors, has announced that SYSPRO USA CEO Brian Stein is among the ten individuals recently honored by START-IT magazine as being "CEO Visionaries." The ten appear on Start-IT's fourth annual CEO... Read More