October 2010

United Kingdom-based
Camira Fabrics Ltd. has appointed
Paul Bennotti business director, North America.



The Gastonia, N.C.-based
Southern Textile Association has given the Chapman Award for exemplary service to
the textile industry to
Anderson D. Warlick, Parkdale Mills Inc.

New York City-based
TradeCard Inc. has appointed
Bob Copeland senior vice president, product strategy and business development.

Alpharetta, Ga.-based
Eton Systems has named
Gary Freedman regional manager, the Americas.

David W. Hastings, Mount Vernon Mills Inc., has been named a member of the
U.S. Department of Commerce Manufacturing Council.

Savi Technology, Alexandria, Va., has named
William Clark senior vice president and chief marketing officer; and
William Maggs chief technology officer and senior vice president-technology

Mohawk Industries Inc., Calhoun, Ga., has named
Kent Clauson vice president of brand management.



Glen Raven, N.C.-based
Glen Raven Inc. has named
Fred Rogers director of supply chain.

Welspun USA Inc., a subsidiary of India-based Welspun Global Brands Ltd., has
J. Barry Leonard president and CEO.

The Netherlands-based
Royal Ten Cate has named
Prof. J.G. de Hoop Scheffer,
Gen. (retd.) D.L. Berlijn and
K. Blekxtoon to its International Advisory Board.

O.C. Oerlikon Corp. AG
, Switzerland, has promoted
Daniel Lippuner to head of Oerlikon Textile Components.



Lawrenceville, N.J.-based
Datacolor has appointed
Dr. Niraj Agarwal director, new business development.

Cotton Incorporated Inc., Cary, N.C., has named
Ricky Bearden Board chairman for the 2010-2012 term.

Northfield, Vt.-based
Darn Tough Vermont has named
Shannon McKenna director of government sales.

China Linen Textile Industry Ltd.
, China, has appointed
Jodie Zheng Wehner chief financial officer; and has appointed
Stephen Monticelli to its Board of Directors.

Columbus, Ind.-based
Dorel Juvenile Group Inc. has appointed
Julie Vallese vice president of public affairs and strategic communications.

Akron, Ohio-based
APV Engineered Coatings has named
Thomas Venarge president.

Edinburg, Texas-based
FibeRio Technology Corp. has added
Dr. Larry F. Thompson, IPSS Consulting Co., to the Board of Directors; and
Dr. Chris Ellison, University of Texas at Austin to its Technical Advisory Board.
The company also has appointed
Roger Lipton senior vice president, sales and marketing.

San Francisco-based
Levi Strauss & Co. has named
Robert Hanson executive vice president and president, Global Levi’s®;
Aaron Boey executive vice president and president, Global Denizen™; and
Jim Calhoun executive vice president and president, Global Dockers®.

Trützschler GmbH & Co. KG has named
Leen Osterloh CEO and
Marc Wolpers sales director of Trützschler Nonwovens.

Orion, Mich.-based
Applied Manufacturing Technologies has appointed
Edward Turley controls department manager.

Rieter Management AG, Switzerland, has presented the Rieter Award 2010 to the
following recipients:
Ambigai Velusamy;
Musa Kilic;
Abror E.
Qiang Li; and
Rully Setiadi.

Carpet America Recovery Effort‘s Operations Manager
Jeremy Stroop has been named one of Georgia Trend Magazine’s 40 Under 40.

The Netherlands-based
International Apparel Federation (IAF) has named
Harry van Dalfsen president; and has awarded former president Vassillis Masselos
the First Golden IAF Award.

Hildebran, N.C.-based
International Legwear Group has appointed
Jim Williams CEO and
Brey Williams chief marketing officer.

New Haven, Mo.-based
MarChem CFI has named
Glennon “Glenn” J. Boresi general manager.



Hawthorne, N.J.-based
Radiant Energy Systems Inc. has named
Clara O’Boyle marketing manager.



The Fairfax, Va.-based
Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has appointed the following to the
2011 Board of Directors:
Michael C. Mockridge, Doming Systems, chairman;
Gordon Brown, New Vista Image, first vice chairman;
Lynn Krinsky, Stella Color, second vice chairman;
Pete Gallo, Vista Color Imaging, third vice chairman;
James Gill, FujiFilm Dimatix Inc., associate vice chairman;
Tim Markley, Markley Enterprise, secretary; and
Kent Yunker, Yunker Industries Inc., treasurer. SGIA also has named
Claudia Barbiero, Hewlett Packard Co.;
Christopher Bernat, Vapor Apparel/Source Substrates;
Christopher Howard, Durst Image Technology US LLC;
Bill Kujawa, GFX International; and
Steve Urmano, Mimaki USA Inc. as members of the Board.

Univar has appointed
Gintaras Sabonis Lithuanian office sales manager of the Baltics business.

October 19, 2010