The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA), Arlington, Va., has appointed Juanita D. Duggan president and CEO effective July 1.
Spartanburg-based Milliken & Company has appointed Bob Hutchinson vice president, global design, Floor Covering division.
Red Bank, N.J.-based Brand & Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has promoted David Mackney to vice president, protective fabrics, Performance Textiles division.
The Board of Directors of Washington, N.C.-based National Spinning Co. Inc. has named Morgan Miller emeritus chairman; H. Robert Miller vice chairman of the Board; and Linda Fanton a member of the Board.
The Hohenstein Institute America Inc., Burlington, N.C., has named Ben Mead customer relations and technical specialist.
Finland-based Suominen Corp. has appointed Juan Carlos Esteve global manager, health, safety, environment and quality.
The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), Washington, has named Mehboob-ur-Rahman, Ph.D., National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Pakistan, the 2014 ICAC Cotton Researcher of the Year.
Israel-based OptiTex Ltd. has named Eitan Grinspun, Ph.D., to its Advisory Board.
Vancouver, Canada-based Garmatex Technologies Inc. has named William “Bill” Gardiner senior vice president, sales and marketing; and Alexander “Alex” McAulay chief financial and operations officer.
Somersworth, N.H.-based J-Pac Medical has appointed William “Billy” Morrison vice president, manufacturing operations; Blake Perkins director, diagnostic business development; and Mark Simmons director of quality and regulatory compliance.
White Plans, N.Y.-based GLM/SURTEX has named Tori McLean, Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, Grand Prize winner in the 2014 designext® International Student Competition.
Star Systems International, Hong Kong, has appointed Stephen C. Lockhart chief technology officer.
Candian Linen and Uniform Service, Toronto, has named Tom Kozelj general manager, Vancouver branch.
Akron, Ohio-based Emerald Polymer Additives and Nitriles has appointed Brian Corrigan nitriles account manager.
The Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), Dalton, Ga., has named Brendan McSheehy, Universal Fibers, chairman of the Board of Directors; and Thomas Holland, Texas Carpet and Construction Recycling, Person of the Year.