Industry People

Industry People

November 21, 2013












ANDERSON & VREELAND, Bryan, OH, USA – Rob Baker (1) has been appointed national accounts manager.

BOVIE SCREEN PROCESS PRINTING CO., INC., Bow, NH, USA – Caitlin Young has been appointed graphic design manager; she will also serve as a member of the company’s customer service team. Jacob Hooper has been appointed digital production manager.

CLONDALKIN GROUP, Amsterdam, the Netherlands – CEO Norbert McDermott has announced his retirement, effective December 31, 2013. Mark Burgess has assumed the role of executive chairman. Colman O’Neill will step down as finance director and will transition his responsibilities through the end of the year. Michel Jansen will take over responsibilities as head of the global accounting and finance function as group chief finance officer.

DAETWYLER, Huntersville, NC, USA – Paul Lewis (2) has joined the company as regional sales manager. He will be focused on growing the West Coast market in several states.

ELTROMAT, Leopoldshoehe, Germany – Joe Martinez has been named regional sales manager for the Southern and Southwestern states.

GALLUS, Philadelphia, PA, USA – Jennifer Renner has joined the company as director of digital products.

HARPER CORP., Charlotte, NC, USA – Mike Huey (3) has joined the company as the Central states technical account manager for the wide web industry.

HERMA, Filderstadt, Germany – Marcus Gablowski (4) has been appointed to oversee the development of pressure sensitive adhesives and silicones.

INX DIGITAL, San Leandro, CA, USA - Susie Mendelssohn (5) was promoted to North American sales manager. She will continue to be based in San Leandro.

MAC ARTHUR CORP., Grand Blanc, MI, USA – Chief Executive Officer Christie Wong has been appointed by President Obama to the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee 2.0.

NDC INFRARED ENGINEERING, Irwindale, CA, USA – Terry Patterson has been appointed vice president of global customer care for its sensors, systems and metals divisions.

NEWPAGE CORP., Stevens Point, WI, USA - Christina Jakubowski (6) has been promoted to specialty papers senior account manager. Bob van Helden (7) was recently named specialty paper account manager, responsible for working with customers in Wisconsin and Ohio.

PAMARCO GLOBAL GRAPHICS, Atlanta, GA, USA – Pamarco Europe has appointed Graham Racey (8) as its new distribution sales manager.

SATO HOLDINGS CORP., Tokyo, Japan – Masao Kodama has been appointed to the newly created position of chief marketing officer.

SCODIX, Rosh Haayin, Israel – Ziki Kuly has been promoted to VP of customer business development. Amit Shvartz has joined the company as VP of marketing, and Dennis Kercher has joined as NA sales manager, Western region.

TAPPI, Atlanta, GA, USA – Frank Sutman of Ashland Water Technologies has been appointed to serve out the remaining time of a vacated Board of Directors seat. Sutman will serve through March 2015.

TORAY PLASTICS AMERICA, INC., North Kingstown, RI, USA – Michael Brandmeier has been promoted to executive VP and will be responsible for the company’s three divisions: Torayfan, Lumirror and Toraypef. Additional promotions: Scott Van Winter to senior VP and general manager of the Lumirror Division; Christopher Roy to general manager of the Torayfan Division; and Lisa Ahart to VP of US Corporate Human Resources and Environmental Health and Safety.

UEI GROUP, Kansas City, KS, USA – Mick McBrine (9) has joined the company as new business development manager for UEI Falcontec.

WIKOFF, Fort Mill, SC, USA – Frieda Liles (10) has been elected vice president, finance and treasurer. She previously served as corporate controller.