The Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA), Cary, N.C., has named Joseph Weinkam
Jr. to succeed Ted Wirtz as president. Wirtz retired recently after serving seven years as
president of the organization.Weinkam, a former executive with Johnson & Johnson, has worked in
nonwovens, textile and related fields for more than 30 years. Prior to joining INDA, he specialized
in crisis prevention, strategic planning, turnaround planning and financial restructuring at
Baltimore-based Wyndhurst Associates, a management consulting firm.