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Nationwide Boiler Inc. Promotes Tim Mcbride to Rental Sales Manager

May 26, 2017

Fremont, California, May 24, 2017 - Nationwide Boiler Inc., the largest industrial rental boiler supplier west of the Mississippi, recently announced the promotion of Tim McBride to Rental Sales Manager. Tim’s primary responsibilities will be maximizing fleet utilization and managing Nationwide Boiler’s rental equipment and projects while continuing to uphold a high level of standards for... Read More

Bill Schell Named Plant Manager at ART Metals Group

May 19, 2017

Fairfield, Ohio - ART Metals Group: Bill Schell is named Plant Manager for ART Metals Group effective immediately. Bill will keep his current responsibilities (Engineering; Sensor Development & Application; Tool Room and RUN-IMPROVE-GROW) for now with expectations that others will be assigned day-to-day responsibility for several of these key areas in the coming weeks.

Bill brings more... Read More

BLM Group USA Announces New Regional Sales Manager

May 10, 2017

Wixom, MI - BLM GROUP USA (, a global leader in the manufacture of tube and sheet metal processing equipment, has announced the appointment of Russell Clark, Regional Sales Manager - Mid Atlantic. The announcement was made by Dr. Jeffrey Ahrstrom, President and Chief Operating Officer.

In this new capacity, Clark will direct BLM... Read More

Thomas Research Products/Norlux Appoints Michael Alson as Northeast Regional Sales Manager

May 06, 2017

Elgin, Illinois May 2, 2017 - Thomas Research Products/Norlux announces the appointment of Michael Alson as the company's Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast United States. The company, part of Hubbell Lighting Components, manufactures complete LED power and control solutions for OEMs and retrofitters.

Mr. Alson works with lighting OEMs, ESCOs, retrofitters, engineers and... Read More

International Polymer Solutions Inc. (IPS) Adds Regional Sales Support

May 03, 2017

IPS, specialty manufacturer of plastic fluid handling components for pharmaceutical, semiconductor, laboratory and other chemical environments, continues to expand their team

IRVINE, Calif., May 1, 2017 - International Polymer Solutions Inc. (IPS) is pleased to announce that Bret Stokes has joined us as our new Regional Sales Manager for the US Mountain & Central Regions.

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Elaine Jacob to be Inducted to NACD Hall of Fame

Apr 27, 2017

Recognizing a True Pioneer in the Packaging Industry

LIVONIA, MI (April, 2017)… MJS Packaging is pleased to announce that Elaine Jacob has been selected for induction into the National Association of Container Distributors (NACD) Hall of Fame. This annual award recognizes an individual who has made a significant impact on the packaging industry. Elaine will be honored in memoriam on... Read More

Canada Welcomes New Regional Sales Manager in Southwestern, Ontario

Apr 20, 2017

Germantown, WI - April, 2017 - Canada continues its growth with the addition of Patrick Butler as Regional Sales Manager in Southwestern, Ontario. Butler is an Ontario native, born and raised just outside of Toronto. He spent 16 years with Phoenix Contact as a District Application Specialist, a Regional Sales Manager, and Regional Channel Manager providing a strong knowledge of the industry... Read More

C&J Industries Announces New President & CEO

Apr 19, 2017

C&J Industries forms a 100% employee-owned ESOP

Meadville, PA – October 3, 2016 On Friday, September 30, 2016, during an off-site management meeting, C&J Industries’ long-standing President and CEO, Dennis Frampton announced his retirement. Mr. Frampton’s decision had been planned for several months and was timed to coincide with the end of the company’s fiscal year.

As... Read More

Shephard Girion Named General Manager For Dytran Instruments, Inc.

Apr 17, 2017

August 15, 2016 – Chatsworth, California, USA – Dytran Instruments, Inc. ( a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, dynamic force and pressure sensors, cables, and associated electronics, is pleased to announce that Shephard (Shep) Girion has been named general manager.

In his new position, Shep is... Read More

Scott Cirrione Named Inside Sales Manager for Dytran Instruments, Inc.

Apr 17, 2017

March 20, 2017 – Chatsworth, California, USA – Dytran Instruments, Inc. ( a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, dynamic force and pressure sensors, cables, and associated electronics, is pleased to announce that Scott Cirricione has been named inside sales manager.

Scott is a resourceful team leader... Read More

Borries Marking Systems Has Strengthened their Sales and Marketing Capabilities with the Addition of Holger Markgraf to the Team

Apr 14, 2017

Holger has over 20 years of experience in the automotive and mechanical engineering industry from previous positions he held in Germany and he has made the move with his family to the US, to join Borries. His experience and expertise in providing the various sales and technical support for customer needs will greatly strengthen the responsiveness of the Borries USA team.

One of... Read More

Johnson Controls Appoints New Global VP, GM of Security Products

Apr 08, 2017

David Grinstead brings decade of Tyco sales leadership

MILWAUKEE – (April 5, 2017) – Johnson Controls has announced that David Grinstead has been named Vice President and General Manager, Global Security Products, a newly created position within Johnson Controls, to oversee all of the company’s security products operations.

Grinstead leads Global Security Product’s... Read More

CMP Hires New Regional Sales Manager Gina Harris

Apr 06, 2017

CMP is excited to announce the addition of a new Regional Sales Manager, Gina Harris to its Pool Division Sales Team. Gina has extensive sales management experience in the pool and spa industry. Most recently she held a Regional Sales Management position with AquaStar® Pool Products, and has more than a decade of experience with Hayward® Pool Products and Superior Pools.

Gina will be... Read More

Joe Emanuele Recognized as Accudraft’s Top Distributor, 3rd Year in a Row

Apr 05, 2017

Accudraft has been the top paint booth manufacturer for decades. Many paint booth suppliers have started working exclusively with Accudraft to ensure their clients always get a highquality product.

Randolph, NJ March 30, 2017 - Accudraft manufacturer, Saima of North America, recently announced that New Yorker, Joe Emanuele from Saugerties, has been recognized as the country’s top... Read More

Nationwide Boiler Extends Global Reach Naming Latin America Business Manager

Mar 30, 2017

Fremont, California, March 28, 2017 - Nationwide Boiler Inc., recently appointed Jaime Cubillos as the company’s Latin America Business Manager. Mr. Cubillos brings Nationwide Boiler over thirty years of experience in the industrial and engineering sector, working with customers both domestically and internationally. His expertise includes firetube and watertube boilers, heat recovery steam... Read More

Three Sixty Safety Hires Confined Space Expert and Lead Safety Trainer

Mar 30, 2017

St. Clair Shores, MI, March 29, 2017- Three Sixty Safety, a leader in sustainable workplace safety improvement, has recently hired a Confined Space Expert and Lead Safety Trainer, Mel Conrad. Mel comes with 18 years of experience in the safety field. He has performed confined space rescue and site safety training for Ford, GM, Chrysler, Marathon, BP, Sunoco, DET, US Steel, and various other... Read More

Infiana Expands its Management Team - Expansion of Global Organization

Mar 18, 2017

With Sabine Wieser and Stefan Herfurth, films expert Infiana has secured two new management talents.

Sabine Wieser will assume responsibility for Global Human Resources

As Vice President Global Human Resources, Sabine Wieser will be responsible for further developing Infiana's corporate culture. In this regard, she places particular emphasis on talent development and employer... Read More

Avomeen Analytical Services Names Mark Harvill New CEO

Mar 14, 2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 13, 2017 - Avomeen Analytical Services, a full-service independent analytical testing and product development laboratory based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, today announced that Mark Harvill has been named its CEO. High Street Capital of Chicago and Avomeen founder and retiring CEO Shri Thanedar, Ph.D., made the announcement.

Harvill will lead Avomeen’s day-to-day... Read More

AMETEK Announces Appointment of Thomas Amato to Board of Directors

Mar 08, 2017

BERWYN, Pa., March 7, 2017 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Thomas Amato as a new director of the Company. Mr. Amato serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ: TRS), a diversified, global manufacturer of engineered products.

"We are excited to have Tom join our team as a member of AMETEK's Board... Read More

Ellsworth Adhesives’ Engineering Sales Representative Awarded Henkel 2016 Sales Pro of the Year

Mar 08, 2017

GERMANTOWN, WI – March, 2017 – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals, and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that the Henkel 2016 Sales Pro of the Year was awarded to their Engineering Sales Representative (ESR), Ken McIntosh.

This award is given to Henkel distributor sellers who demonstrate top sales growth, focus on emerging markets,... Read More