Marty Moran Named Buhler CEO
Buhler Quality Yarns Corp., Jefferson, Ga., has named Marty Moran CEO. Moran succeeds Werner Bieri,
who has retired after serving the company for nearly 30 years, first as a managing director with
Switzerland-based parent company Hermann Bühler AG and later as president and CEO of the U.S.
subsidiary after it was established in 1996.
"I am very excited to be a part of the Buhler Quality Yarns team. Since 1996 Werner Bieri and the people here have built a terrific reputation for quality and service," Moran said. "My goal is to continue this tradition and help guide Buhler Quality Yarns through the many challenges the entire textile industry faces so we will be able to grow and prosper. Everyone here would like to thank Werner for his commitment and service, and we wish him all the best in his retirement."
Moran previously served for six years as CEO of RadiciSpandex Corp., Gastonia, N.C. A graduate of North Carolina State University's College of Textiles, he began his career in cotton yarn production at Dixie Yarns Inc. — now The Dixie Group Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn.