September 2003

Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA), Cary, N.C., elected the
following members to its Executive Committee:
Dennis R. Tavernetti, BBA Nonwovens Group, chairman;
Karl-Michael Schumann, Procter & Gamble, vice chairman, planning; and
Carl J. Lukach, DuPont, vice chairman, finance. Appointees to the committee
John M. Fly, Milliken & Company;
Walt Jones, Precision Fabrics Group Inc.; and
C.K. Wong, US Pacific Procurement Co. Ltd. New members elected to the Board of
Directors are
Gary Abyad, Clopay Plastic Products Co.;
Val Hollingsworth, Hollingsworth & Vose Co.;
C. Dru Kefalos, ExxonMobil Chemical Co.;
Steve Ogle, Leggett & Platt; and
Robert E. Pine, Elk Corp. of America.

Textured Yarn Association of America, Gastonia, N.C., elected the following
officers at its summer conference:
Richard White, Milliken & Company, president;
Chas Scott, Unifi Inc., first vice president, technical;
Tommy George, Spectrum Textured Yarns, second vice president, technical;
Jim McBride, Cognis Corp., vice president, membership;
Alasdair Carmichael, Carmichael International, vice president, publicity,
publications and archives; and
Jerry Eskew, Day International, vice president, conventions.
Jerry King, Milliken & Company, continues to serve as executive secretary.
Ulrik Frodermann, Barmag/Saurer Group;
Pat Murray, DuPont;
John Edwards, Nan Ya Plastics; and
Keith Adams, Burlington Industries Inc., were elected to the board.

Eliokem, France, has named
Michael O’Shaughnessy commercial director, US operations.

Lenzing Fibers Corp., Lowland, Tenn., has appointed
Craig Barker president and CEO; and
Peter Grant CFO and vice president, finance.
Peter Landl, former occupant of both positions, has been appointed to Lenzing’s
Board of Directors.

Michael Chubb has joined
Shuster Laboratories Inc., Canton, Mass., as vice president, sales.

September 2003