Society of Dyers and Colourists (SDC), United Kingdom, has given the CSI Colour
Award 2013 to
Nguyen Phan Ha Anh, Lasalle College of the Arts.
FilSpec Inc., Quebec, and its subsidiary Richmond Specialty Yarns, Ellerbe, N.C., have named Iain Maclean director, business development.
Germany-based Sympatex Technologies GmbH has named Yasemin Tören technical sales manager contract & workwear.
Orlando, Fla.-based Vestagen Technical Textiles Inc. has appointed David B. Nash, MD, MBA, director; Dawn Clarke chief technology officer; Amber Mitchell vice president, regulatory affairs; and JD Spangler chief commercial officer.
The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), Washington, has named Tauana Monteiro Guedes Dos Santos executive assistant.
Boxborough, Mass.-based TÜV Rheinland has appointed David Leers CFO.
Unifi Inc., Greensboro, N.C., has appointed James M. Otterberg CFO and vice president.
Los Angeles-based Ironclad Performance Wear Corp. has named Lee Turlington interim president.
Brooks Brothers, New York City, has named Mary Pytko executive vice president, global human resources.
Montreal-based Gildan Activewear Inc. has appointed Russ Hagey, Bain & Co. Inc., to its Board of Directors.
United Kingdom-based CottonConnect has named Alison Ward CEO.
Switzerland-based bluesign Technologies AG has named Kevin Myette director of customer relationship management, North America.
Switzerland-based Sigvaris AG has named Scot J. Dubé president and CEO, North America.
Houston-based GSE Environmental LLC has appointed interim president and CEO Charles A. Sorrentino permanent president and CEO, and Daniel Storey senior vice president and CFO.
The Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York City, has appointed Barbara A. Mandel chair of the Board of Trustees; and has appointed Scott Belsky to the Board.
OC Oerlikon Corp. AG, Switzerland, has named Brice Koch, Ph.D., Group CEO, effective Jan. 16, 2014.