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CAMBRIDGE INDUSTRIES INC. — Kevin Alder was appointed president and chief operating officer at the Madison Heights, Mich., automotive injection molder, blow molder and supplier of truck and automotive parts and systems. He formerly held positions with Johnson Controls Inc., Textron Automotive Co. and Magna International Inc.

CAPTIVE PLASTICS INC. — The Piscataway, N.J., packaging molder named Christopher Evans manager of marketing and business development.

DELPHI INTERIOR & LIGHTING SYSTEMS — The Warren, Mich., division of Delphi Automotive Systems appointed Rosemary Foster plant manager in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. L. David Cairoli assumes responsibilities as director of operations, Europe, John Holden becomes plant manager in Grand Rapids, Mich., and Gregory Kochendorfer was named marketing director, European operations. Mary Schafer will become director, production control and logistics, on April 1.

FOAMEX INTERNATIONAL INC. —Christine Henisee has joined the Linwood, Pa., foam manufacturer in the new position of vice president of marketing and commerical development.

FOODSERVICE & PACKAGING INSTITUTE — The Arlington, Va., trade association named Richard Norment president, succeeding Joseph Bow, who retired.

HEADSTRONG GROUP INC. — Jerry Orodenker has joined the East Brunswick, N.J.-based manufacturer of recreational and safety helmets as chief financial officer.

HEINKE TECHNOLOGY INC. —Paul Almburg has been promoted to president of the Lincoln, Neb.-based injection molder, succeeding Sam Featherston, who remains president of HTI's parent, Plastic Cos. Enterprises.

OUTLOOK GROUP CORP. — The Menasha, Wis., packaging firm named Joseph Baksha president and chief operating officer. David Erdmann will continue as chairman and chief executive officer.

SONOCO CRELLIN — Eric Pearson succeeds the retiring Robert Fazio as director of quality assurance at the Chatham, N.Y., injection molder.

SUN COAST INDUSTRIES INC. — The Dallas-based manufacturer of plastic consumer products named Steve Bartlett to its board of directors.

TRIPLE S PLASTICS INC. — Michael Zaagman has been named vice president of operations at the Vicksburg, Mich., injection molder.

TUSCARORA INC. — The New Brighton, Pa., packaging manufacturer has elected Jeffery Leininger to its board of directors and named Del Goedeker vice president of corporate development.

WITT PLASTICS INC. — James Steyer was promoted to president and chief operating officer of the Greenville, Ohio, sheet maker.

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John Hobson has joined CINCINNATI MILACRON INC. as a sales engineer based in Charlotte, N.C., while Jim Land becomes sales engineer for central Indiana and Mark Ruberg rejoins the company as sales engineer for southern Ohio, northern Kentucky and southeastern Indiana. George Yarnell was named marketing manager for the specialty equipment business unit of the Batavia, Ohio, manufacturer of injection molding machines.