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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

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KOM International Names Christian Andrés Senior Partner

February 9, 2007

MONTREAL, Quebec, Canada, January 23, 2007 - KOM International Inc., a global leader in supply chain consulting, announced today that Mr. Christian Andrés of KOM Caracas was named Senior Partner. Responsible for the firm's office in Caracas, Venezuela, and attending the Andean Region in South America and the... Read More

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Imago Scientific Instruments Names Barbara McPherson Chief Financial Officer

February 9, 2007

MADISON, WI - Imago Scientific Instruments®, the world's leading provider of LEAP® microscopes, today announced the appointment of Barbara McPherson to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Barbara has been the company's Vice President Finance and Administration since 2005. "Barbara's depth and breadth of... Read More

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STI to Present at IWPC-Sponsored Conference on Multi-Mode, Multi-Band Handset Antenna Technologies

February 9, 2007

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Jan. 29 -- Superconductor Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:SCON) ("STI"), a leading provider of high performance infrastructure products for wireless voice and data applications, today announced Dr. Robert B. Hammond, chief technical officer and senior vice president, is scheduled to present at the... Read More

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Nematron Announces New CEO and VP of Product Management

February 9, 2007

Ann Arbor, Michigan - January 19, 2007 - Nematron Corporation announced today that Greg Chandler has been appointed President and CEO. Mr. Chandler was a founding member of Nematron in the early 1980s. He left Nematron in 1997 to form Viewtronix, which was later purchased by Pro-face America / Xycom Automation in... Read More

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Q.E.P. Promotes Jamie Clingan to Senior Vice President of International Marketing

February 9, 2007

BOCA RATON, Fla.-- Q.E.P. CO., INC. - (Nasdaq:QEPC), today announced the promotion of Jamie Clingan to Senior Vice President of International Marketing. In her new role, Ms. Clingan will be responsible for the Company's direct import programs to all large volume buyers and customers globally, direct selling within... Read More

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Space Systems/Loral CEO Patrick Dewitt Named Satellite Industry Executive of the Year

February 8, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 5 -- Space Systems/Loral (SS/L), a subsidiary of Loral Space & Communications (NASDAQ:LORL) and the world's leading provider of commercial telecommunications satellites, today announced that its chief executive officer, Patrick DeWitt, has been selected by a panel of judges at Via Satellite... Read More

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Reynolds And Nickols Join Oden's Sales Management Team

February 8, 2007

(January 2007, Tonawanda, NY) Gary Laidman, Vice President Sales for Oden Corporation, announced the appointment of D.J. Reynolds and Greg Nickols as U.S. Regional Sales Managers for the East Coast and West Coast territories, respectively. Both have extensive sales experience and understand and affirm the... Read More

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RightNow Technologies Chairman and CEO to Keynote the Credit Suisse Disruptive Technology Conference on Thursday February 8, 2007

February 8, 2007

BOZEMAN, Mont., Feb. 5 -- RightNow® Technologies (NASDAQ:RNOW) today announced that Greg Gianforte, Chairman and CEO, will keynote the Credit Suisse Disruptive Technology Conference on Thursday, February 8, 2007, at 8:00 a.m. PT in San Francisco, CA. Mr. Gianforte's keynote, "The Year of the Consumer," will... Read More

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Ametek Names Rodrigo Rubiano As Business Unit Manager For EDAX

February 8, 2007

MAHWAH, NJ, February 1, 2007 - AMETEK, Inc., has named Rodrigo Rubiano as Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager for EDAX Inc., a leader in X-ray microanalysis and electron diffraction instrumentation. Mr. Rubiano comes to AMETEK from Tyco Electronics, where he most recently served as General Manager of... Read More

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C&D Technologies Names Neil E. Daniels Vice President, Corporate Controller and Treasurer

February 8, 2007

BLUE BELL, Pa., Oct. 16 -- C&D Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: CHP), a leading global producer and marketer of electrical power storage and conversion products used in telecommunications, industrial and motive applications, announced that Neil E. Daniels has been named Vice President, Corporate Controller and... Read More