London-based Ernst & Young has named Dr. Geoffrey Scott, CEO, Switzerland-based Uster Technologies AG, a winner of its Entrepreneur of the Year® award.
State College, Pa.-based NanoHorizons Inc. has appointed Timothy Skedzuhn vice president, Textile Business Unit.
Bushman Equipment Inc., Butler, Wis., has named Paul Karrels Application Engineer.
Finland-based Ahlstrom Corp.'s Corporate Executive Team (CET) has appointed Tommi Björnman senior vice president, Filtration business; Laura Raitio senior vice president, Glass and Industrial Nonwovens business; and Paul Marold, senior vice president, Advanced Nonwovens business, and a member of the CET.
Charlotte-based DAK Americas LLC has appointed the following individuals to its Nonwovens team: Paul "Wayne" Proctor, senior manager, sales and marketing; Jesse "Bob" Fletcher and Keith Jaillette, technical marketing representatives; and John Saxon, quality manager, Fibers.
New York City-based Yunique Solutions has named Rodney Harrelson western region sales manager.
The Roseville, Minn.-based Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) has presented Fontana, Calif.-based A&R Tarpaulins Inc. Co-Owner and Vice President Bud Weisbart with an honorary life membership.
The Netherlands-based International Apparel Federation (IAF)'s Executive Committee has named Hasan Arat, Turkish Clothing Manufacturers' Association, treasurer. The IAF's Board of Directors has appointed the following as members of the Board: Rahul Mehta, Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI); Fazlul Hoque, Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BKMEA); Steve Jesseph, Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP); and Raymond Wu, Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF).
Dalton, Ga.-based Tandus has promoted Tanya Koenen-Ogden to director of marketing communications.