Midland, Mich.-based Dow Emulsion Polymers has named Todd Crook senior marketing manager, North American Carpet business.
Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Switzerland, as US/Canada marketing head of the company’s
Apparel & Home Furnishings business line within its Textile Effects segment.
Charlotte-based Bollag International Corp. has named Dale Fite CFO.
Ismael Mataix Coloma has been appointed director, export department, of R. Belda Llorens S.A., Spain.
Fire-Dex Inc., Medina, Ohio, has named Dan Freveletti and Bob Tharp regional sales managers.
The European Disposables and Nonwovens Association, Brussels, has elected Knud Waede Hansen , Fibertex A/S, a vice president of its Board of Directors.
New York City-based Bernardo Fashions has promoted Christine C. Jaros to national sales manager, sportswear.
John Crocker has joined SDL Atlas, England, as director of sales, Americas.
Gneuss Inc., Matthews, N.C., has appointed Larry Bagley sales engineer, and Paul Hancock service engineer.
Switzerland-based Sultex AG has named Walter Nadalin CEO.
, vice president, nonwovens and web coating systems,
Nordson Corp., Duluth, Ga., has assumed additional responsibility for Nordson
fiber systems. He now holds the title of vice president, nonwovens and fiber systems.
Cargill Dow LLC, Minnetonka, Minn., has appointed Dennis McGrew chief marketing officer, and Ann Clark Tucker public affairs and communications director.
Ahlstrom Corp., Helsinki, Finland, has named Jukka Moisio president and CEO.
Bagir International, New York City, has appointed David Feig vice president, marketing.
Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC), Reston, Va., has elected
Joanne Zwinkels, Ph.D.
, National Research Council of Canada, president; and
Robert Buckley, Ph.D.
, Xerox Imaging & Services Technology Center, president-elect.
, Degussa Corp.;
Frank O’Donnell, Ph.D.
, Sherwin-Williams Co.; and
Michael Vrhel, Ph.D.
, ViewAhead Technology, were elected directors.
Louis D. Silverstein, Ph.D.
, VCD Sciences Inc., has received the ISCC Macbeth Award; and
, Industrial Color Technology, has received the ISCC 2004 Nickerson Service Award.
Middlebury, Conn.-based Crompton Corp. has appointed William Murrell vice president of its Urethanes business.
The Plains Cotton Cooperative Association, Lubbock, Texas, has named Wallace L. Darneille president and CEO.
Oxford Industries Inc., Atlanta, has announced the following promotions: Thomas C. Chubb III , executive vice president; John Baumgartner , senior vice president and CIO; Scott Grassmyer , senior vice president, controller, and chief accounting officer; Reese Lanier , senior vice president, finance and investor relations, and treasurer; and Anne Shoemaker , vice president, internal audit. The company has appointed Dominic Mazzone vice president and general counsel; and Chris Cole vice president, human resources.
Precision Roll Grinders Inc., Allentown, Pa., has appointed Harry Van Lith and Dorald Keefer account managers.
Lectra Group, Paris, has appointed Françoise Ruiz director, communications.
Martin F. Lightsey , chairman of Staunton, Va.-based Specialty Blades Inc., recently received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 Award for Virginia in the business products category.
eBridge Technologies Inc., Greenville, has appointed Steve Wasielewski application developer.
Lydall Inc., Manchester, Conn., has named W. Leslie Duffy chairman of its Board of Directors.