B & B MOLDERS LLC - Bradley Murphey was named sales manager for the Mishawaka, Ind., custom injection molder. Murphey joined the company in 1997 as a sales engineer.
DISPOZ-O PRODUCTS INC. - The Fountain Inn, S.C., manufacturer of disposable food-service products added Doug Hutchins and Chris Stephenson to its senior management staff. Hutchins and Stephenson both are formerly of King Packaging.
ENSINGER INC. - Sherri Tustin, customer service representative for the Washington, Pa.-based manufacturer of engineered plastics, died May 5 after a yearlong illness. Tustin was 47. She was employed at Ensinger from June 1992 to July 2000 and is survived by her husband, son, daughter, three sisters and two grandchildren.
IPL INC. - Jacques Carten was named product manager of industrial packaging products for the St. Damien, Quebec, plastic and consumer packaging manufacturer.
PRO CORP.-PMC - The Florence, Mass., injection molding company named James Wiester general manager.
SOCIETY OF PLASTICS ENGINEERS INC. - The Brookfield, Conn., network of plastics professionals awarded Norbert Stengle, president of Northwestern Tool & Manufacturing Inc., the Mold Maker of the Year 2001 award and Eduardo Hidalgo, engineering manager of Global Precision Inc., the Mold Designer of the Year 2001 award.
Siegsdorf, Germany-based BRUCKNER MASCHINENBAU GMBH, a supplier of film production lines, announced Wolfgang Setzer left the company and named Peter Wellenhofer head of the executive board of directors and Ludwig Eckart head of sales and service. ... DAVIS-STANDARD CORP., a Pawcatuck, Conn., manufacturer of extrusion systems and process controls for all thermoplastic and elastomer processes, named Mikel Messick senior sales engineer for the Profile and Reclaim products, Darrell Dardenne territorial field sales engineer and Kevin Slusarz senior process consultant for the Small Systems Lab. ... St. Louis-based ZOLTEK COMPANIES INC., a technology and materials company focused on carbon fibers, named James Chapman president of the Carbon Fibers Business of Zoltek Corp.; Paul Walsh president of the Zoltek Technical Fibers Business of Zoltek Corp.; Robert Buchanan president of Zoltek Intermediates; Ilona Tandi corporate vice president; James Whalen vice president, chief financial officer and secretary; and Arlene Taich vice president for administration and human resources. ... KOBELCO STEWART BOLLING INC., a Hudson, Ohio-based equipment manufacturer, named Richard Jorkasky processing manager and Robert Hansford capital equipment salesman. ... Romeo David was named design engineer for Chippewa Falls, Wis.-headquartered EXTRUSION DIES INC., a supplier of flat dies for sheet and film, coating and pelletizing. ... TAYLOR PRODUCTS CO. INC., a San Antonio supplier of weighing and packaging equipment for powder, dry or pelletized products, named Guillermo Wolff international sales manager. ... Eddie Smith was named regional sales manager for Greenwich, Conn.-based CROMPTON CORP., a supplier of polymer products, specialty chemicals and polymer-processing equipment. ... Cincinnati-based MILACRON INC., a supplier of molding machinery, named Bill Stuart regional sales manager of injection molding machines in the Eastern U.S. for Ferromatik Milacron Europe. ... Larry Dray was named vice president of strategic sourcing for OMNOVA SOLUTIONS INC., a Fairlawn, Ohio-based supplier of decorative and functional surfaces, emulsion polymers and specialty chemicals.