828 International Trading Co., Greenville, S.C., as vice president of broadloom
Scholl America Inc., Charlotte, N.C., has announced
, owner of KMT Textile Machines, Montreal, has joined the company as its Canada agent.
Cotton Incorporated has appointed
Dr. Beatrice Le Pechoux
manager, international, global product marketing. Also joining the company are
, manager, global product marketing; and
, research chemist, textile chemistry research.
Johnston Industries, Columbus, Ga., has appointed
L. Gene Cone
CEO and president.
Foss Manufacturing Co., Hampton, N.H., has named
marketing manager for Fosshield Antimicrobial Technologies.
Ronile Inc., Rocky Mount, Va., has promoted
to president of Ronile and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ronile of Georgia. Martin
continues to head sales and marketing efforts and also assumes operational responsibilities.
Pendleton Woolen Mills announced
R.K. (Peter) Johnson
has joined its Blanket & Home Division. Johnson will lead the company’s expansion
into catalog, specialty home retailers, and regional and national department store chains.
Woolrich® has appointed
director of domestic licensing. Marxen’s responsibilities include ensuring consistency in
the firm’s licensing program, maintaining the company’s stategies and strengthening brand image.
Hoover Materials Handling Group Inc., Alpharetta, Ga., has named
marketing manager for its asset product line and rental business.
Nordson Corp. announced
John M. Raterman
has received the 2001 Nord Innovation Award for his patents on the Nordson Saturn®
nozzle. During his 21-year career with Nordson, Raterman has garnered 25 patents.
Mayer ReCond GmbH, a subsidiary of Mayer & Cie. GmbH & Co., has named
CEO. Former CEO
is taking up responsibilities for the German-speaking circular knitting machine markets
within the Mayer group.
Astrup Co., Cleveland, has appointed
James (Jim) Wilson
James (Barry) Morton
sales representatives for the company’s Atlanta branch. In addition,
Manuel (Manny) Ricker
have joined the company as sales representatives working out of the Santa Fe Springs,
Calif., branch; and
as sales representative in Cleveland.
Lectra Systèmes has appointed
as North American marketing communications manager for its Atlanta office.
Screenprinting & Graphic Imaging Association International (SGIA), Fairfax,
Va., has named its 2001 Pioneer Award Recipients for Lifetime Achievement:
, W.W. Boyd & Associates, Columbus, Ohio;
, Rolan A. Johnson Co. Inc., Peoria, Ill.;
, Jay Products, Cincinnati; and
, Rosenthal Manufacturing Co. Inc., Northbrook, Ill. The Pioneer Award recognizes
prominent industry members, now deceased, nominated by their peers and affirmed by SGIA’s Board of
Clariant International Ltd., Switzerland, announced
, head of investor relations, will take over corporate communications responsibilities.
has joined the company’s investor relations department.
Spindelfabrik Suessen GmbH, Germany, has appointed
joint managing director.
The Covina, Calif-based
Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE), has
inducted three new fellows:
Dr. Louis A. Pilato
, Pilato Consulting, Bound Brook, N.J.;
Gary W. Valentine
, Raytheon Systems, El Segundo, Calif.; and
Dr. Harry Katz
, Utility Development, Livingston, N.J.