BASF Corp., Mount Olive, N.J., announced the retirement of
, manager, marketing services, textile products, following 21 years of service.
DuPont, Wilmington, Del., has appointed
Lisa K. Pfrommer
manager, upholstery and home fashions, DuPont™ Teflon® stain protection.
Nordson Corp., Duluth, Ga., has promoted
James T. Auber
to global nonwovens marketing manager, Nonwovens Systems Group.
Crosrol UK Ltd., United Kingdom, as spares and technical manager.
SDL International Ltd. has announced the retirement of
, sales manager, after 16 years of service. Govier will consult part-time as needed.
Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC), Reston, Va., elected the following directors
James G. King
Dr. Eileen Korenic
, University of Wisconsin-River Falls; and
, Fashion Institute of Technology.
will serve as secretary until 2002. In addition, the ISCC bestowed its highest honor —
the ISCC Godlove Award — to the late
. The award recognizes a lifetime of distinguished service to the color community. The
council also presented the Nickerson Service Award to
Paula J. Alessi
. The award recognizes outstanding, long-term contributions to the advancement of the
Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA), Washington, has
to vice president, commercial development; and
John (Jack) F. Murray
to vice president, project management.
Apollo Chemical Corp., Burlington, N.C., has made the following promotions:
Dexter R. Barbee Jr.
, vice chairman, Board of Directors;
Edward J. Rish
, president and COO;
, CFO; and
, vice president, sales and marketing.
Ciba Specialty Chemicals Inc. has appointed
as head of international coordination and human resources. He will also serve on the
executive committee. Cummins succeeds
, who is retiring after 40 years with the company.
Jim Hendrix, Ph.D.
, has joined the
Industrial Textile Associates, Greer, S.C., as a senior associate.
nvision Technologies Inc., New York City, in the newly created post of director,
Louis J. Martin
Eastman Machine, Buffalo, N.Y., as vice president, marketing and business
development. The company also announced the promotions of
to vice president, sales; and
to vice president, export business development.
WestPoint Stevens Inc., West Point, Ga., has named
Robert B. (Bob) Dale
Arthur (Art) Birkins
to the newly created posts of president, Bed and Bath Division, and president, Basic
Bedding Division, respectively. The company has named
Gregory D. (Greg) Tarver
to the newly created posts of senior vice president, bath, and senior vice president,
C. David England
was named vice president, manufacturing, Basic Bedding Division.
Rieter Textile Systems, Switzerland, has given the Rieter Award 2001 to the
, Reutlingen University of Applied Sciences, Germany;
Abed Alam Bakshi
, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh;
, Textile Donghua University, China;
, Maharaja Sayajiro University, India; and
, Istanbul Technical University (B.Sc.) and Uludag University (M.Sc.), Turkey. The award
recognizes textile students worldwide who are working on subjects within the field of Rieter global
Eduard Küsters Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co., Germany, announced
Dipl.-Ing. Albert Stitz
will take over responsibility for the areas of technology and development.
Applied Industrial Technologies elected
Fred D. Bauer
corporate secretary and
Michael L. Coticchia
vice president, human resources.