AET FILMS — The New Castle, Del., manufacturer of oriented polypropylene film has named Terry Smith vice president of manufacturing. Smith had been vice president of manufacturing operations for the Sentry Group in Rochester, N.Y. AET Films is a division of Applied Extrusion Technologies Inc.
ADAC PLASTICS INC. — The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based automotive supplier recently aligned the company under three separate units: exterior trim, lighting and door components. Several staff members have been selected to lead the teams that will manage those units. Don Bittner, former vice president of operations, has been named executive vice president. Jim Teets, former vice president of sales and marketing, has been named vice president and managing director for the Door Components division. Paul Koeneman, former vice president of engineering, has been named vice president of operations for the Door Components division. Terry Williams, former director of manufacturing, was named vice president of operations for the Exterior Trim and Lighting divisions.
BROOKDALE PLASTICS INC. — The Plymouth, Minn., company named Harold Timothy Love its chief operating officer, a newly created position. The company specializes in custom thermoforming, packaging and assembly.
ASSOCIATION OF ROTATIONAL MOLDERS — The Oak Brook, Ill.-based trade association named Roy Crawford of the Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland, its director of technical services.
CO-MACK TECHNOLOGY INC. — The Vista, Calif.-based injection molder named Craig Logan chief financial officer.
COOLEY GROUP — The Pawtucket, R.I., manufacturer of polymer membranes named Jeffrey Flath vice president of corporate business development. Flath had been director of corporate business development.
LEXALITE INTERNATIONAL CORP. — Suzanne Erhart was named director of finance for the Charlevoix, Mich., lighting components molder.
OSMONICS INC. — The Minnetonka, Minn.-based manufacturer of water- purifying equipment and components named Michael Bolton general manager of its Milwaukee operations, formerly the Autotrol Co. Bolton is currently manager of Osmonics' Rockford, Ill., operations, and will continue to serve in that capacity.
SOCIETY OF AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERS — Gregory Henderson was named the 1999 recipient of the SAE Medal of Honor. The award is given to recognize a living SAE member who has made significant contributions to the Warrendale, Pa.-based organization. Henderson is manager of design at Lockheed Martin Tactical Aircraft Systems in Fort Worth, Texas.
TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) INC. — The North Kingstown, R.I., film manufacturer named Dan O'Neill an account executive for its Lumirror polyester film products. Toray Plastics is a subsidiary of Toray Industries Inc.
HPM CORP. named Dennis Paradise vice president and general manager for its extrusion business unit. He succeeds Ferdinand Pranckh, who is returning to Europe where he will take a position with former employer Avery Dennison. ... Domenico Cecere was named senior vice president of Toledo, Ohio-based OWENS CORNING and president of its North American Building Materials Systems business. He succeeds Thurston Roach, who becomes senior vice president and chief financial officer. Cecere had been senior vice president and chief financial officer. Michael Thamen was named a vice president and president of its Exterior Systems Business. Thaman succeeds Jerry Weinstein, who remains as a senior adviser. ... Engineering software and services supplier MACNEAL-SCHWENDLER CORP. of Los Angeles has named Frank Perna Jr. chairman and chief executive officer. He succeeds George Riordan as chairman and Thomas Curry as CEO. Riordan and Curry will continue as directors. ... CURBELL PLASTICS, the Orchard Park, N.Y., distributor of sheet, rod, tube and adhesives, named Derek Garner director of marketing and purchasing. ... CLARIANT MASTERBATCHES DIVISION, the Easton, Md., color and additive concentrate supplier, named John Clarke vice president and general manager for the Midwest, and Jean Sirois vice president and general manager for the Southwest and Mexico. ... Consulting firm STRATEGIC ANALYSIS INC. of Wyomissing, Pa., has named Karen Merrill director of its Materials Group. ... Avon Lake, Ohio-based GEON CO., a PVC manufacturer and compounder, has named David Honeycutt director of marketing communications. ... MONTELL POLYOLEFINS has named Kees Linse to the new position of chief operating officer. Hans Vogelsang succeeds him as president of Montell Europe. Linse will transfer from regional headquarters in Brussels to Montell's corporate center in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands.