ASAHI/AMERICA INC. — The Malden, Mass.-based manufacturer of corrosion-resistant thermoplastic valves and piping has named Bryan Carter product manager of dual containment piping systems.
ASSOCIATION OF INDUSTRIAL METALLIZERS, COATERS & LAMINATORS — The Fort Mill, S.C.-based group has named its board of directors for the year. Re-elected for a second term were President Bob Burgess, global accounts manager for Dupont's Polyester Film business; Vice President David Fletcher, president and chief operating officer of MSC Specialty Films; Treasurer Frank Sereno, general manager of Van Leer Metallized Products (USA) Ltd.; and Past President Bill Long, president of Wacker Engineered Ceramics Inc. Also reelected were directors Harry Barto, group vice president at Rexam; Michael Engel, chief operating officer of Flexcon North America; and Paolo Raugei, executive vice president of Galileo Vacuum Systems Inc. Newly elected officers include Elizabeth Josephson, a sales engineer at Leybold Technologies; Rolland Jones, president of Bolmet Inc.; and Robert Connelly, president and chief operating officer of Madico Inc. AIMCAL represents converters and suppliers of metalized, laminated and coated flexible substrates.
BRISTOLPIPE CORP. — The Elkhart, Ind.-based pipe extruder has reorganized after its recent acquisition of Pioneer International (Georgia) Inc. of Greensboro, Ga. Tim Wilhite, a Pioneer founder and former president, has been named executive vice president. Jerry Miller has been named vice of president operations. He had been operations manager. Don Rodda, who had been sales manager, has been named vice president of finance and administration. Doug Gaff was named vice president of sales and marketing. He had been marketing manager.
PVC manufacturer BORDEN CHEMICALS AND PLASTICS LP of Columbus, Ohio, has named Francis Proto chief financial officer. He succeeds Ronald Wiles, who retired. ... Specialty chemicals manufacturer M.A. HANNA CO. of Cleveland has named David Hoag to its board of directors. Hoag is the retired chairman of LTV Corp. ... ALLIEDSIGNAL PLASTICS of Morristown, N.J., has named Tim Fitzgerald manager of global and strategic accounts and Tom Salmon, business leader, Capron-Nypel-Petra. ... Mount Gilead, Ohio, machine maker HPM CORP. has named Michael McKee vice president of global research and development. ... Brainerd, Minn.-based LAKELAND MOLD CO. has named John Newhouse president. He succeeds Dan Schulist, who retired. ... AMPACET CORP., a producer of color and additive concentrates in Tarrytown, N.Y., has named Ken Olsen to the newly created position of commercial products manager.