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Beckhoff Automation Hires New Wisconsin Regional Sales Engineer

MINNEAPOLIS, November 10, 2005 - Beckhoff Automation is pleased to announce that Don Seichter has been hired to handle Regional Sales for the state of Wisconsin. Seichter will be responsible for providing direct sales support and account management to Beckhoff's Wisconsin customers. Prior to accepting this position, Seichter served for an impressive 16 years at G&L (Giddings & Lewis) honing his...

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Altera's Dr. Misha Burich to Present SDR Forum Keynote Address on FPGAs and System-Level Optimization

What: Dr. Misha Burich, Altera Corporation's (NASDAQ: ALTR) senior vice president of software and systems engineering, will deliver the keynote address at SDR Forum this year. He will discuss FPGA design methodologies for system-level optimization within military and wireless applications. These FPGA-based methodologies enable designers to focus on refining design at the system level while...

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Salesforce.com Names Stephen J. Russell as Chief Executive Officer of Asia-Pacific

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in on-demand customer relationship management (CRM), today announced that it has expanded its Asia-Pacific executive team, appointing Stephen J. Russell as chief executive officer of the region. Russell, who will report to salesforce.com president Jim Steele, brings more than 25 years of experience in...

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FKI Logistex Promotes Three Senior Managers

Ken Thouvenot appointed as vice president of project management and engineering (St. Louis, MO: November 7, 2005) FKI Logistex® (www.fkilogistex.com), a global leader in integrated material handling solutions, announces the promotion of three senior managers in the company's North American Manufacturing Systems unit, aimed at furthering the unit's growth plans. Leading the promotions is the...

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Regional Management Changes at Linde

SUMMERVILLE, SC - John Lauritsen, manager of dealer sales for Linde Material Handling-North America (LMH-NA), recently announced the following personnel appointments: o Rich Bevington has joined Linde as its regional sales manager for the North Central Region. Rich has a strong background in the Linde dealer network, most recently as a sales manager and with previous responsibilities on the...

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Dr. Bruce Capron Joins Melles Griot Optics Group as Director of Sales & Marketing

Rochester, New York - Dr. Bruce Capron has joined Melles Griot Optics Group in Rochester, New York as director of sales and marketing. In his new role, Dr. Capron will report to Charles Synborski, general manager, and will manage all North American sales, marketing, applications engineering, and customer service activities related to the Melles Griot Optics Group's optical components, optical...

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Pass & Seymour/Legrand® Promotes Osterbrock

SYRACUSE, N.Y., October 11, 2005 - Pass & Seymour/Legrand, a leading manufacturer of electrical wiring devices and home systems, today announced the promotion of Jim Osterbrock to Director of Marketing. Osterbrock heads up a team of product managers who handle commercial, residential and industrial wiring devices, wall plates and covers, boxes, and weatherproof devices. The team will focus on...

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Indium Research Scientist Named To International Scientific Advisory Board

The American Welding Society, ASM International, and International Brazing and Soldering 2006 organizing committee have invited Weiping Liu, Ph.D., a research metallurgist at Indium Corporation, to join the conference's International Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Liu was selected for his international perspective and his expertise in the field of brazing and soldering. According to the...

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Pace Beefs Up Account Management Team Adds Regional Account Directors in the East and West

BOCA RATON, Fla., - November 7, 2005: Pace Micro Technology, a leading digital set-top box provider specializing in the development of emerging technologies, today announced it has added two seasoned regional account executives to its rapidly expanding account management team. Jim Holzel and Mark Besocke join Brian Cotter, Pace America's director of national accounts, to serve operators in the...

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Eclipse Project Manager Achieves CompTIA Certification

Ernest Harvey, Project Manager for the Global Services group of Eclipse, Inc., successfully completed all requirements to earn CompTIA certification as a Project+ Certified Professional in October. This certification is awarded to those who complete a rigorous study program of project management and who pass a lengthy examination upon completion of the program. As Project Manager for Eclipse...

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