Gerber Technology, Tolland, Conn., has named
director of software product management.
Kellwood Co., St. Louis, has appointed
Scott D. Felder
president, Kellwood Menswear; and
Paul A. Robb
CEO, Sag Harbor.
Wolverine World Wide Inc., Rockford, Mich., has appointed
Shirley D. Peterson
to its Board of Directors.
Li & Fung USA, New York City, has named
Robert P. Fleischer
vice president, merchandising, Royal Velvet brand.
New York City-based
Warnaco Group Inc. has appointed
president, Global Sourcing.
Piedmont Logistics, Gainesville, Ga., has made the following appointments:
, operations manager;
, translator, data entry and accounting assistant; and
, team leader, recruiter and marketing consultant.
Lanxess AG has appointed
vice chairman of its Supervisory Board.
Fort Worth, Texas-based
Resin Technology Inc. has named
Precision Roll Grinders, Allentown, Pa., as account manager, Tennessee, Alabama
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, Research Triangle Park,
N.C., has announced the winners of the 2005 Concept 2 Consumer Design Competition:
, Bowling Green University, first place, technical design;
, Cornell University, second place, technical design;
, Kansas State University, first place, aesthetic design;
, Iowa State University, second place, aesthetic design;
, Dominican University, first place, textile design; and
, University of Wisconsin-Madison, second place, textile design.
DuPont’s Bio-Based Materials business has appointed
product and marketing manager for DuPont™ Sorona®.
SATO Corp., Tokyo, has named
country manager, Italy.
Rock Hill, S.C.-based
Springs Industries Inc. has named
Tommy “Louie” Rutledge
its Rewards and Recognition Corporate Associate of the Year.
International Wool Textile Organization (IWTO) Annual Congress, the Brussels-based
IWTO awarded the first World Wool Awards to:
— Fashion and Design;
— Marketing and Promotion; and
— Concept, Innovation and Extension.
Omnova Solutions Inc., Fairlawn, Ohio, has appointed
vice president, Performance Chemicals Asia; and has promoted
Frank D. Nataro
to business director, Specialty Chemicals.
Avondale Mills Inc., Monroe, Ga., recently promoted
Marcus K. Tapley
to executive vice president, operations.
SML Maschinengesellschaft mbH, Austria, has appointed
chief representative in the SML Far East Regional Office.
The Cary, N.C.-based
Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry has named
, Cardinal Health, and
, BBA Fiberweb™, co-chairs of its International Trade Advisory Board.
At the recent 13th Annual
National Textile Center (NTC) Forum, Raleigh, N.C.-based NTC awarded Joe Cunning
Graduate Student Research Presentation Contest prizes to:
, Georgia Tech, first place;
, Auburn University, second place; and
, Philadelphia University,
, Clemson University,
, North Carolina State University,
, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth,
, University of California Davis, and
, Cornell University, third place.