Industry People

Industry People

March 13, 2014




ACUCOTE, Graham, NC, USA – Dan O’Connell (1) has joined the company as vice president.

ACPO, Oak Harbor, OH, USA – John Baldwin has joined the company as a sales representative for the Northeastern US region. 

ANDERSON & VREELAND, Bryan, OH, USA – Larry Kubicki has been appointed 3M certified specialist.

BST INTERNATIONAL, Bielefeld, Germany – Uew Meyer has been appointed managing director.

CMA IMAGING, Luxembourg – Mark Sanderson has joined the company as vice president of global sales.

COGNITIVE TPG, Ithaca, NY, USA – Craig Kaliebe has been named OEM sales manager.

DOUGLAS MACHINE INC., Alexandria, MN, USA – Jon Ballous (2) has been named president and CEO.

DURST PHOTOTECHNIK, Brixen, Italy – Barbara Schulz has been appointed CEO.

EFI, Fremont, CA, USA – David Reeder (3) has been appointed chief financial officer, and Marc Olin (4) has been named COO.

ESKO, Miamisburg, OH, USA – Tony Wiley has been appointed president, North America.

FLEXIKET, Risskov, Denmark – Kim Hansen has been named managing director. Mogens Brinck has been named production manager.

FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MN, USA – Herb Cole has joined the company as North American sales manager.

GOSS, Durham, NH, USA – Matt Adler has joined the company as director of sales for packaging products in the Americas. John Kulak has been appointed manager of the Goss Packaging Technology Center.

GPA, Chicago, IL, USA – Tom Brooker has taken on the exclusive responsibility of CEO. He was formerly both president and CEO. Bob Niessen has been promoted to president. David Maucieri has been promoted to senior vice president of sales. Mary Ann Geers has been promoted to area vice president for the Central Region. Gilbert Chavez has been promoted to vice president of operations.

KODAK, Rochester, NY, USA – Nick Brunk has assumed the role of sales and marketing development manager for packaging and functional printing. Marshall Hogenson has joined the company as sales and marketing development manager for packaging. Both Brunk and Hogenson are part of the newly formed Special Operations Group.

MARK ANDY, St. Louis, MO, USA – Kevin Wilken (5) has been appointed president and CEO. Joe Calmese (6) has been appointed director of flexo consumables.

NPTA, Chicago, IL, USA – NPTA has announced its 2014 Board of Directors. Officers of the Board are Travis Mlakar, chairman; Hilton Maze, first vice chair; and Clay Ellis, second  vice chair.  The 2014 directors include Mike Graves, Edward Kniep, Brad Perry, Julie Schertell, Bayard Tynes and Andrew Wallach.

PARAGON LABEL, Petaluma, CA, USA – Travis Pollard has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing.

ROTOCONTROL, Trittau, Germany – Alexander Siegmund (7) has been appointed assistant sales manager.

SCHNEIDER PACKAGING EQUIPMENT CO., Brewerton, NY, USA – Barry Rinaldi has been appointed director of business development.

XEIKON, Eede, the Netherlands – Patrick Van Baelen has been named vice president of marketing and member of the executive committee.