Gerber Technology, Tolland, Conn., has named Nick D’Alfonso account executive, New England. Bill Ditto has joined the company’s Los Angeles (LA) sales team, with responsibility for industrial markets in California and Nevada, and all markets in Arizona. Tonya Randall also has joined the company’s LA sales team, with responsibility for the apparel market in the southern and eastern areas of the LA Basin, and San Francisco and Hawaii.
Ten Cate Industrial Fabrics, Pendergrass, Ga., has appointed Dan Garrett market manager, filtration.
Triumph International recently awarded the Triumph Fashion Award 2005 to
Nordson Corp.,Westlake, Ohio, has appointed Jeff Pembroke vice president, sales and marketing, of its Finishing and Coating businesses.
Kellwood Co., St. Louis, has named Fran Boland president, sales and marketing; and Nisa Mellin senior vice president, design, Sag Harbor. The company also has elected Ben B. Blount Jr. to its Board of Directors.
Shaw Living, Dalton, Ga., has promoted Jim Curtin to vice president, sales.
Linde Material Handling North America Corp., Summerville, S.C., has appointed Rich Bevington regional sales manager, North Central region, United States. Mike Paul , regional sales manager, Northeast, United States, also will assume responsibility for central and eastern Canada.
Jake Jacobs has joined Spyder Active Sports Inc., Boulder, Colo., as president and COO.
WestPoint Home Inc., West Point, Ga., and New York City, has appointed
Jeff R. Engel
New York City-based F. Schumacher & Co. has appointed Daniel J. Bonini president and general manager of the newly created Waverly Lifestyle/ FSC division.
Techmer PM LLC, Clinton, Tenn., has named Kenneth E. Jacobson vice president and general manager of the Fibers business unit.
Randall L. Byrd has joined Manchester, Conn.-based Lydall Inc. as president of its North American automotive business.
US Secretary of Commerce Carlos M. Gutierrez has appointed Wanda Ellis , executive director, American Floorcovering Alliance Inc., a member of the Exporters’ Textile Advisory Committee.
Adhesives Research Inc., Glen Rock, Pa., has named Jeff Robertson director and general manager, ARmark™ Authentication Technologies.
Tandus, Dalton, Ga., has appointed
design director and
Koch Membrane Systems Inc. Wilmington, Mass., has appointed Paul Bushey product manager, replacement parts.
Flowserve Corp., Irving, Texas, has named Lewis M. Kling president and CEO, as well as a member of the board.
Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich., has named
Geoffery E. Merszei
Fire-Dex Inc., Medina, Ohio, has named Steve Bonamer national sales and marketing manager.
Steve Mariconti has joined Daikin America Inc., Orangeburg, N.Y., as technical service and applications development manager, DAI-EL™ high-performance fluoroelastomers.
Innovo Group Inc., Los Angeles, has named Elena Pickett vice president, sales.
Wacker Chemical Corp., Adrian, Mich., has promoted Debbie Gentry to site manager, Kelmar Division.
Avondale Mills Inc., Monroe, Ga., has named Gregory N. Scoggins director, quality assurance; and Yates W. Bostic Jr. director, product development, piece-dyes.
Nilit Ltd., Israel, has named Donna Hill merchandising and sales manager, Nilit America Corp.