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Alpha Source Inc. Hires Director of Imaging Technology

October 21, 2013

Alpha Source, Inc., a Wisconsin-based, multi-vendor medical repair parts distributor, hires Jim Cruse as Director of Imaging Technology to expand its product portfolio to include imaging equipment and part sales support to the healthcare market. Cruse brings with him 25 years of experience in asset management and... Read More

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Sodick Welcomes New General Manager

October 18, 2013

Sodick, Inc. has brought on board a new General Manager, Kevin Yamada. Yamada has been with Sodick’s RD Company, Sodick America, for the past 14 years. He was recently promoted to General Manager and has moved from San Jose, CA to Schaumburg, IL. Yamada earned his B.S. in Sociology from Hosei University in Tokyo... Read More

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Chirch Global Manufacturing CEO Elected to the Board of Directors of the Harvard Business School Club of Chicago

October 17, 2013

Chirch Global Manufacturing CEO Elected to the Board of Directors of the Harvard Business School Club of Chicago Harvard Business School Alumnus Mr. Anthony L. Chirchirillo to serve as a Director through 2016. Chirch Global Manufacturing, a manufacturer of metal stampings and sheet metal fabrications, is proud to... Read More

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Rockwell Automation CEO to Give Keynote Address at the Internet of Things World Forum

October 15, 2013

Keith Nosbusch will present a vision for smart, secure connected enterprises in the industrial sector MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation today announced that its chairman and CEO, Keith D. Nosbusch, will deliver a keynote presentation during the inaugural Internet of Things World Forum, a global event that unites... Read More

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Indium Corporation Technology Expert to Present at IMPACT Conference in Taiwan

October 11, 2013

Indium Corporation’s Dr. Ning-Cheng Lee, Vice President of Technology, will present at the International Microsystems Packaging Assembly and Circuits Technology conference (IMPACT) on Thursday, October 24 in Taipei, Taiwan.  Dr. Lee’s presentation, A Novel Epoxy Flux on Solder Paste for High-Reliability POP... Read More

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Ellsworth Adhesives Adds Rich Turner as Lighting Specialist

October 11, 2013

GERMANTOWN, WI –  Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce the expansion of its North American team by adding Rich Turner as Lighting Specialist, a role in which he will be focused on creating new opportunities in the lighting... Read More

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Edmund Optics® Announces Winner of Norman Edmund Inspiration Award

October 10, 2013

$5,000 in product donation supports exploration of distant galaxies Barrington, NJ - Edmund Optics®, the premier provider of optical components, announces the recipient of the 2013 Norman Edmund Inspiration Award of $5,000 in product donation. Dr. Craig Mackay, Professor of Image Science in the Institute of... Read More

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Thomas Crone: New President and CEO of ProSoft Technology® Inc.

October 10, 2013

ProSoft Technology, Inc., a leading global industrial communication company, is pleased to announce that Thomas Crone has accepted the position of President and CEO effective immediately. “Our search for ProSoft’s next CEO began this past spring,” said Gary Joke, Chairman of the Board of Directors for ProSoft... Read More

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Jet Edge's Jaimie Larson Named Chamber's Ambassador of the Year

October 10, 2013

I-94 West Chamber of Commerce Honors Jet Edge’s Jaimie Larson for Her Commitment to Ambassador Program, Volunteer Efforts. ST. MICHAEL, Minnesota, U.S.A.  –  The I-94 West Chamber of Commerce recently honored Jet Edge Sales Marketing Assistant Jaimie Larson as its 2013 Chamber Ambassador of the Year. Larson, who... Read More

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Ellsworth Adhesives Appoints Carl Lechner as New General Sales Manager

October 7, 2013

GERMANTOWN, WI – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce the addition of Carl Lechner as the General Sales Manager for the South Region.  In his new role, Carl will be responsible for sales management of the Engineered Sales... Read More

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Indium Corporation's Tim Jensen to Give Tutorial at SMTAi

October 2, 2013

Indium Corporation’s Tim Jensen, Product Manager - PCB Assembly Materials, will give a tutorial at SMTA International (SMTAi) on October 14, in Fort Worth, Texas. Jensen’s tutorial, Soldering Technology for SMT: Achieving High Yields and Reliability, discusses solder materials, components, and PCBs to help... Read More

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Indium Corporation Technology Expert to Present at 2013 Electronics Packaging Symposium

October 2, 2013

Indium Corporation’s Dr. HongWen Zhang, Research Metallurgist, will present at the 2013 Electronics Packaging Symposium October 15-16 at Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York. Dr. Zhang’s presentation, Processing, Reliability, and Corrosion Resistance of BiAgX for Die-Attach Applications, compares the... Read More

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Motion Industries Names Joe Limbaugh to New Position: Vice President - Operations

October 2, 2013

Birmingham, Ala. – Motion Industries, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has named Joe Limbaugh Vice President-Operations. This new position at the company will focus on company-performance improvement and corporate projects. Most recently, Mr. Limbaugh... Read More

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Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums Welcomes New District Sales Manager

October 2, 2013

Morgantown, Pa.— Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums, a division of Nilfisk-Advance, Inc., welcomes Tim McDonald as district sales manager for New Mexico, Texas and Louisiana. McDonald will support customers with facility assessments, product demonstrations and comprehensive maintenance recommendations. Before joining... Read More

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Dieter Rampl Leaves Koenig & Bauer Supervisory Board

October 1, 2013

Successor to the chairman of the supervisory board will be elected shortly. At today’s supervisory board meeting Dieter Rampl (66), member since 2002 and chairman of the Koenig Bauer (KBA) supervisory board since June 2006, announced his resignation. Dieter Rampl resigns as chairman and leaves the press... Read More

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Kingsbury, Inc. Appoints Dr. Morched Medhioub Managing Director of Kingsbury GmbH

October 1, 2013

Philadelphia, PA – Kingsbury, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Morched Medhioub as Managing Director of Kingsbury GmbH effective immediately. Dr. Medhioub joined Kingsbury as manager of the European office at its inception in 2011; Kingsbury GmbH was subsequently incorporated in 2012. Dr. Medhioub... Read More

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MBK Tape Solutions Reorganizes Sales Territories - Dave Lasnier Joins the Sales Team

September 30, 2013

Chatsworth, California – This past year, MBK Tape Solutions reorganized sales territories and hired Dave Lasnier as Sales Manager of Los Angeles County, Riverside County and the northern part of Orange County.  With his converting experience and product knowledge, customers will be impressed with his ability to... Read More

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Motion Industries' Tim Breen Named President & Chief Operating Officer

September 27, 2013

Birmingham, Ala. – Motion Industries, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, is pleased to announce that Tim Breen has been named President and Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Mr. Breen has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating... Read More

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Robert Stine Wins 10th Annual CHANNELLOCK® Falcon Award

September 26, 2013

MEADVILLE, Pa. — Robert Stine, TPM maintenance associate, won the 10th annual Falcon Award during a sunset dinner cruise aboard the Barbara J., in Conneaut Lake, Pa., on Wednesday, August 14, 2013. Channellock Inc. invited all of the Falcon Award nominees and their significant others for the announcement and... Read More

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BriskHeat Announces New Promotions and Expansions of Management Team

September 24, 2013

Columbus, OH  – BriskHeat Corporation, the leader in flexible electric surface heating and temperature control, announced the promotion of six key executives effective August 2, 2013. Mike Thompson promoted to Senior Vice President of Manufacturing: Mike was previously Vice President of Manufacturing and will... Read More