ALLOYD CO. — Alfredo Riollano was named sales manager of the Puerto Rico and Caribbean Islands region for the De Kalb, Ill.-based thermoformer.
BROOKDALE PLASTICS INC. — The Plymouth, Minn.-based thermoformer and contract packager has made several personnel changes. Ruth O'Neil joined Brookdale as materials manager, Paul Reichstadt is the new warehouse manager, Travis Sacia is project manager, Todd Engelken was named an engineer and Jeff Collison is maintenance technician.
CAPTIVE PLASTICS INC. — The Piscataway, N.J., manufacturer of personal-care, health-care, food and beverage packaging named David Kincade plant manager of its Peosta, Iowa, facility. Kincade will succeed Lee DeGroff, who is retiring.
CUSTOM BOTTLE — William Padgett was named vice president of manufacturing for the Naugatuck, Conn., blow molder of stock and custom bottles.
FCI AUTOMOTIVE NORTH AMERICA — Paul Borger was named market segment manager of global multimedia interconnections for the Livonia, Mich., designer and manufacturer of electrical connectors for the automotive industry.
GE PLASTICS — The Pittsfield, Mass., unit of General Electric Co. recently acquired Commercial Plastics & Supply Co. of Boca Raton, Fla., and named Greg Adams president of Commercial.
GLASSTITE — The Penda Corp. subsidiary, headquartered in Dunnell, Minn., announced the following management changes. Pat Hranac was promoted to director of sales and marketing, Joe Mueller was named national sales manager for the eastern division, Brett Motheral is national sales manager for the western division and Cheryl Oelkers is inside sales team leader.
GUARDIAN INDUSTRIES CORP. — Steve Markevich was named group vice president for Auburn Hills, Mich.-based Guardian's automotive group. He will oversee strategic planning, product management and advanced development for exterior vehicle systems. Markevich also will work with a team on new technologies.
SONY DISC MANUFACTURING — The supplier of replication, digital authoring and other services for making compact and digital versatile discs added regional sales managers Matt Hurley in Nashua, N.H., for the East, Denny Stein in Buffalo Grove, Ill., for the Midwest, and Denise Brady in San Jose, Calif., for the Northwest.
VPI LLC — The company has promoted Jerry Longbottom to manager of business development for its sheet products division in Sheboygan, Wis. Randy Deeley was promoted to technical manager for the sheet products division.
William Porter was named general sales manager for SPIREX SOUTHWEST INC., a Gainesville, Texas-based manufacturer of screws, mixers, valves and other plasticating components. Porter's experience includes positions with PolyOne Corp. and GE Plastics. ... Robert Shaw has joined LAVERGNE GROUP, an Anjou, Quebec-based compounder and recycler, as senior salesman based in Ontario. ... MAXSON AUTOMATIC MACHINERY CO., a Westerly, R.I., manufacturer of rotary cutters and sheet handling systems for the converting industry, promoted Michael Terranova to vice president. ... Karen Richard was appointed customer service manager of NEWLINE COLOR INC., a Fitchburg, Mass.-based supplier of color concentrates and specialty compounds. ... EXTRUSION DIES INC., a Chippewa Falls, Wis.-based producer of flat dies for sheet and film, coating, pelletizing and shipping, appointed Troy Miller to the sales engineers team. ... DISTRUPOL, an Ellis & Everard company that supplies engineering and commodity polymers, appointed Gerry Moore commercial director of Distrupol's European business. ... FABRICOLOR INC., a Paterson, N.J.-based manufacturer of pigments and dyestuffs, appointed Steven Pontiff to account manager for the Ohio Valley region and Eric Wrice to account manager for the U.S. Southeast and Southwest. ... Tom Bui was named field service engineer by DIGITAL MATRIX, a Hempstead, N.Y.-based supplier of compact disc and digital versatile disc StamperForming systems. ... MILLENNIUM INORGANIC CHEMICALS, a Hunt Valley, Md.-based producer of titanium dioxide, named Brian Goedke vice president of global site operations. ... Michael Gilbert was named western regional director of the GENERAL POLYMERS DIVISION OF ASHLAND DISTRIBUTION CO., the Dublin, Ohio-based distributor of chemicals, plastics and fiber reinforcements.