AKRON, OHIO — Douglas Sifft has been named classified sales representative, and Don Mierendorf circulation manager for Plastics News.
Sifft started work at Plastics News March 2 in Akron. Most recently he was supply account manager for Xerox Corp. in Brookfield, Wis., where he handled more than 1,200 accounts.
Sifft is a 1995 graduate of Kent State University and lives in Canton, Ohio.
He replaced Brent Weaver, who took a similar position at Rubber & Plastics News, a sister publication.
Mierendorf started March 13, and works out of Crain Communications Inc.'s office in Detroit.
He previously was business manager for Engineering Technologies Corp. in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Mierendorf has a bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of Michigan.