SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG has named
regional sales manager for Italy, the Balkans, India and Pakistan
At its recent International Conference & Exhibition, the
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, Research Triangle Park,
N.C., presented the Olney Medal to
Rolf Georg Kuehni, North Carolina State University; the J.
William Weaver Award to
J. Richard Aspland, Clemson University, and
Pramod U. Shanbhag, Rockland Industries; the Henry E. Millson
Award for Invention to
David M. Lewis, University of Leeds, Perachem Ltd. and Innovink Ltd.,
C. Douglas Weston; and the Harold C. Chapin Award to
Fred L. Cook, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Jones Apparel Group Inc., Bristol, Pa., has appointed
CEO, Wholesale Sportswear, Suits and Dresses. In addition, the company has announced the
Gregg I. Marks , CEO, Jones Suit Divisions;
Mark Mendelson, chief merchandising officer, Better Apparel;
, president, sales and marketing, Better Sportswear.
Allen Questrom has been elected to the board.
Paxar Corp., White Plains, N.Y., has promoted
Susan P. Guerin
to president, North America Apparel Group; and
to president, Apparel Business Development and Strategy, and Latin America Apparel
Schoeller Textil USA Inc. has appointed
national sales manager
Université de Haute, France, recently presented the Docteur Honoris Causa Award to
Bhuvenesh C. Goswami, Ph.D., alumni distinguished professor
of textiles at Clemson University
Clopay Plastic Products Co., Mason, Ohio, has appointed
Mary Jo Lilly, Ph.D.
, global business unit director.
Clariant International Ltd., Switzerland, has promoted
to chief financial officer.
The Dalton, Ga.-based
Carpet & Rug Institute (CRI) has appointed
, J&J Industries Inc., chairman, and
, Shaw Industries Inc., vice chairman, of the board. At its annual conference, CRI
with the Joseph J. Smrekar Memorial Award.
Outlast Technologies Inc., Boulder, Colo., has named
senior vice president, development, operations and business; and
Tietex International Ltd., Spartanburg, has appointed
vice president, design and merchandising.
SATO America Inc., Charlotte, has named
Western regional sales manager.
Polymer Group Inc., North Charleston, S.C., has named
senior director; and
director, sales and marketing, of its medical business unit.
N. Schlumberger SAS, France, and
Finlane S.p.A., Italy, have named
director, product marketing; and
director, marketing and sales.
FKI Logistex®’s North American Manufacturing Systems unit, St. Louis, has
announced the following promotions:
, vice president, project management and engineering;
, director, systems engineering; and
, international sales manager.
Morris Township, N.J.-based
Honeywell International has promoted
to vice president and general manager, Honeywell Performance Products.
Shaw Industries Inc., Dalton, has named
builder design and merchandising manager, Builder Division.
Neuenhauser Inc., Greer, S.C., has named
Designtex, New York City, has named
executive creative director.
Enka tecnica GmbH, Germany, has named
sales chief executive, North America.
Mohawk Industries Inc., Calhoun, Ga., has named
William C. “Chris” Wellborn