AP Knitting Elements Inc., Asheboro, N.C., has announced the appointment of Richard L. Gantt as
corporate controller.In his new position, Gantt will be responsible for all financial matters of
the company, including the Winsted, Conn., and Asheboro locations, as well as the growing
international business of APKE Inc.Sara Lee Corp., Chicago, recently announced that Stephen L.
Lineberger has been named president and CEO of its Sara Lee Sock Company division.Lineberger joined
the company in 1982 in marketing for Leggs. He has served as vice president and general manager of
sales and marketing for Sara Lee Sock Company. Most recently, Lineberger served as vice president
of group marketing for Sara Lee Casualwear.Jennifer Frank Kiewel has joined Monarch Design Systems,
Glendale, N.Y., as a textile systems consultant. Becky Shuleski has joined the company as a JustWin
product specialist.In her new position, Kiewel will concentrate on sales of CAD systems and
software for wovens and prints.In her new position, Shuleski will concentrate on support, training
and demonstration of JustWin product information management and integrated workflow software.