BATI-b Names Norton As New Assistant Editor

Chuck Norton, a graduate of Auburn Universitys textile program, has joined ATI as Assistant Editor
of the magazine, according to Editorial Director Monte G. Plott.Norton, a native of Cartersville,
Ga., and a former news reporter in his hometown, earned a bachelor of science degree in Textile
Man-agement and Technology from Auburn last year, and was working as a research specialist in
Auburns textile department prior to joining ATI.Chuck brings a strong textile background to ATI,
especially in the sizing, nonwovens, dyeing and finishing and chemical segments, said Plott. He
will become a familiar name and face in the industry in the months ahead.Norton will work in the
Atlanta headquarters of ATI with Associate Editor Michelle Havich, and with Executive Editor Alfred
Dockery who is based in North Carolina.

May 1999