The following Wichita, Kan.-based
Koch Industries personnel will assume positions at INVISTA™ Inc., Wilmington,
Del., upon completion of its acquisition by Koch Industries subsidiaries:
, senior vice president, strategy, sourcing and business development;
, president, Polymers and Resins;
, president, Textile Fibers; and
, vice president.
, global business director, C-12, specialties and terethane, Invista, will become vice
president, specialty products.
Cotton Incorporated, Cary, N.C., has elected
William S. Weaver
chairman of the Board of Directors.
Diann P. Shearer
Keith A. Bram
Fenton T. Eure Jr.
Marshall M. Newton
have been named alternate board members.
Gildan Activewear Inc., Montreal, has named Chairman and CEO
H. Greg Chamandy
chairman of its executive committee; and appointed President
Glenn J. Chamandy
to the additional position of co-CEO. Glenn Chamandy will assume full responsibility for
that position after serving alongside Greg Chamandy during a one-year transition period.
The National Cotton Council (NCC), Memphis, Tenn., made the following appointments
at its recent annual meeting:
, Anderson Farms, chairman;
, Staplcotn Cooperative, vice chairman;
Stephen G. Felker
, Avondale Mills,
, Glenbar Gin, and
, PYCO Industries, vice presidents; and
Andy Jordan, Ph.D.
, vice president, technical services. The NCC also has named
Stephen Slinsky, Ph.D.
, senior economist, economic services; and has honored
with the 2004 Harry S. Baker Distinguished Service Award for Cotton.
Innovo Group Inc., Commerce, Calif., has promoted
to general manager, apparel operations.
C. Ted Koerner
has joined Martinsville, Va.-based
Luckenhaus Technical Textiles Inc. as vice president and general manager, North
Cotton Council International (CCI), Washington, has made the following
Robert A. Carson Jr.
, Buckskin Plantation, chairman of the Board of Directors;
, Plains Cotton Cooperative Association, president;
Gary W. Taylor
, Cargill Cotton Co., first vice president;
David L. Burns
, Stewartsville Enterprises, second vice president;
Michael M. Adams
, Staplcotn Cooperative, treasurer; and
Mark D. Lange
, National Cotton Council, secretary. CCI has named
David L. Hand
, Southwest Irrigated Cotton Growers Association;
R. Dale Grounds
, Paul Reinhart Co.;
William G. Winburne
, Anderson-Clayton Marana Gin;
Mark D. Williams
Clyde T. Sharpe
has been named general manager,
Stork Prints America Inc., Charlotte. Proffit takes over the position from
, executive vice president and general manager, who will retire May 1.
Galey & Lord Inc., Greensboro, N.C., has named to its Board of Directors
Blon Dean Brown Jr.
, Hampshire Advisory Partners;
Lawrence F. Himes
, Duro Textiles LLC;
Charles W. McQueary
, Corinthian Health Services Inc.;
, Highland Capital Management.
At its recent annual meeting, the
Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA), Cary, N.C., elected the
following members to its Board of Directors:
Paul L. Latten
, Green Bay Nonwovens;
, Colbond Nonwovens; and
, PGI Nonwovens. Elected to the executive committee were:
, BBA Fiberweb™, chairperson;
, Procter & Gamble, vice chairperson, planning;
Carl J. Lukach
, DuPont Nonwovens, vice chairperson, finance; and
, Freudenberg Nonwovens North America, past chairperson. Appointees to the executive
committee also included
John M. Fly
, Milliken & Company;
, Precision Fabrics Group Inc.; and
, US Pacific Nonwovens Industry Ltd.