June 2004

Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, has conferred its Time, Talent and Treasure
Award on

Martin Zeldin
, co-founder of Martex Southern Fiber Corp. and Jimtex Yarns.



Xiameter, Midland, Mich., has appointed

Ronald Fillmore
executive director.

Liz Claiborne Inc., New York City, has promoted

Aru Kulkarni
to president, Liz Claiborne Apparel.

YKK Corp., Tokyo, has named

E. Alex Gregory
a group officer.

Wacoal America Inc., New York City, has appointed

Gwendolyn M. Widell
vice president, merchandising and design.

American Textile History Museum, Lowell, Mass., has named

Vicky L. Kruckeberg
director, Textile Conservation Center.

Keene, N.H.-based
Markem Corp. has named

Michael Stoudt, Ph.D.
, president, Aellora™ Digital.

Louisville, Ky.-based
Louisville Bedding Co. has promoted

Mike Seago
to vice president, technical development; and

Paul Bertram
to corporate director, quality. The company has named

Scott Walters
director of product development, basic bedding.

Kellwood Co., St. Louis, has made the following appointments:

Richard Owen
, COO, Halmode;

Catharine Bandel
, president, Miss Dorby™ and nine2nine™; and

Rochelle Krueger
, vice president, sales and marketing, Dorby™ and Hipnotix™.

Middlebury, Conn.-based
Crompton Corp.’s urethanes business unit has appointed

David Sedler
business director, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.



Society of Dyers and Colourists (SDC), England, has elected

Brian Glover
, professor, University of Leeds, president; and has awarded

George Davies
, chairman and CEO, Per Una Ltd., an Honorary Fellowship.

Dunleary, Baltimore, has named

Dan Brady
Southern area sales manager.

Ciba Specialty Chemicals Inc., Switzerland, has named

Eric Marohn
to its Executive Committee, and appointed him global head of the Textile Effects Segment.
Christoph Biedermann
has been named leader of group service international coordination and human resources,
and head of strategic planning.

Brendan Cummins
has been named to lead the Plastics Additives Segment.

Rolled Alloys Canada Inc., Canada, has named

Hugh Khan
vice president and director of Canadian operations.

Woolrich, Pa.-based
Woolrich Inc. has named

Jim Griggs
manager, accounting, and

Cathy Peddie
merchandise manager.

David Anderson
has joined
Omnova Solutions Inc., Fairlawn, Ohio, as business manager, functional coatings.

Cotton Line Inc., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., has appointed

David S. Corso
president and CEO, and

Rod Maksimovic
director, marketing.

The Hudson Machinery Division of
USM Hudson International, Haverhill, Mass., has made the following appointments:

David J. Lees
, sales manager, Central states;

Wayne Wright

C.J. Morris
, sales agents, Southeastern states;

David Scott
, sales agent, Western states; and

David Derrickson
, service technician.

TexTech Systems LLC has appointed

Kelvin Sammy
systems and development manager, and Ashley Jones company administrator.

Springs Industries Inc., Fort Mill, S.C., recently recognized

Nancy Ogburn
as the 2003 Rewards and Recognition Corporate Associate of the Year.



Warnaco Group Inc., New York City, has elected

Cheryl N. Turpin
to the Board of Directors; and has appointed

Frank Tworecke
group president, Sportswear.

Robert C. Renner
has joined the
Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society, Research Triangle Park, N.C., as
executive director.

Unifi Inc., Greensboro, N.C., has named President and CEO

Brian Parke
chairman of the board; and has appointed CFO

William M. Lowe Jr.

June 2004