CANADIAN PLASTICS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION - The Mississauga, Ontario-based trade group named Georg Nemeskeri its 2002 Leader of the Year. Nemeskeri owns GN Plastics Co. Ltd., a thermoforming tool manufacturer based in Chester, Nova Scotia. He also had owned packaging firm Chester Plastics Ltd., which he sold last year.
CASCADE ENGINEERING INC. - The custom injection molder in Grand Rapids, Mich., named Glenn LeMieux sales manager for its home and office business unit.
CFC INTERNATIONAL INC. - The specialty films manufacturer based in Chicago Heights, Ill., named Greg Jehlik president and chief operating officer.
COOLEY GROUP HOLDINGS INC. - The Pawtucket, R.I., materials supplier announced several appointments: Jeffrey Flath, group vice president of corporate research and business development; Donald Harris, group vice president and chief financial officer, worldwide; Stephen Siener, group vice president responsible for Europe. All three have been appointed to the board. The firm also named Marc Curtis chief financial officer of the U.S. business and Gordon Barr business manager of its specialty and industrial products division.
CORRECT BUILDING PRODUCTS LLC - The composite decking manufacturer based in Biddeford, Maine, named Dan Baillargeon national sales manager and James Poulin plant manager.
KIEFEL EXTRUSIONSTECHNIK GMBH - The machinery maker in Worms, Germany, named Kurt Freye director of worldwide sales and Edgar Gandelheidt technical managing director.
KRANSON INDUSTRIES INC. - The St. Louis packaging maker named Keith Strope president. Strope also will serve as president of the firm's TricorBraun packaging supplier subsidiary and will continue as chief operating officer of Kranson.
MOLDFLOW CORP. - The maker of plastic simulation software in Wayland, Mass., named Roland Thomas president and chief executive officer. Thomas replaces Marc Dulude, who will remain chairman.
MONOSOL LLC - The Portage, Ind.-based producer of water-soluble film named Tom Yorgan director of technical services and development, Andy Verrall director of research and development and Christian Rath director of business development.
NORTEK INC. - The Providence, R.I.-based maker of diversified building products named Almon Hall III vice president, controller and chief financial officer. Hall was vice president and controller.
TUBED PRODUCTS INC. - Stephen Riccio was named account executive for the squeeze-tube maker in Easthampton, Mass.
* Protective packaging maker B.B. BRADLEY CO. INC. of Painesville, Ohio, named William Hamilton sales coordinator. ... CIRCONIX, a process management and control systems firm in Mahwah, N.J., named Tom Baldock sales director. ... DEGUSSA CORP., a specialty chemicals maker in Parsippany, N.J., named Joseph Won manager of its plant in Lockland, Ohio.