CONSOLIDATED CONTAINER CO. LLC - The Atlanta blow molder named Tom Dexter director of plant sales for its Consumer Packaging Group division.
CROMPTON CORP. - The specialty chemicals company based in Middlebury, Conn., named Robert Wood president and chief executive officer. Wood, who formerly was with Dow Chemical Co., replaces Vincent Calarco. Calarco will continue serving as chairman until his retirement later this year.
CYCLICS CORP. - The specialty resin maker in Schenectady, N.Y., announced several management changes: John Ciovacco, formerly chief executive officer, will be chairman and head of global marketing; Ted Eveleth will replace Ciovacco as CEO and serve as president. Jim Mihalich now is sales director of the Americas.
DAVIS STANDARD CORP. - The Pawcatuck, Conn., extrusion machinery firm announced several new appointments. Hassan Helmy was named managing director of Davis-Standard GmbH in Erkrath, Germany. Helmy will continue as vice president of worldwide sales, marketing, engineering and research and development. Jim Murphy was named vice president of profile, wire and cable, sheet, elastomer and small systems. Murphy also will direct the North American field sales force and agents for profile, sheet, elastomers, fiber, reclaim, small systems and blown film. Al Chrisbacher will serve as business director of sheet, foam, compounding and recycling; and Andrew Barnes as sales manager for blown film in Europe.
EUROTHERM CONTROLS INC. - The automation and controls firm in Leesburg, Va., named John Searle president, replacing Bill Perry, who retired Dec. 31.
JARDEN CORP. - The consumer products maker in Rye, N.Y., named James Lillie president, in addition to his role as chief operating officer.
MACK MOLDING CO. - The injection molder in Arlington, Vt., named Scott Zygulski new business development manager. Zygulski was a regional sales manager with Precise Technology Inc. of North Versailles, Pa.
SIEGEL-ROBERT INC. - The St. Louis injection molder named Jeffrey Timar vice president of sales for its automotive division.
UPONOR OYJ - The building products firm in Vantaa, Finland, named Lauri Rintanen head of the supply chain and a member of the executive committee. Rintanen will develop manufacturing, logistics and sourcing.
WESTMORELAND PLASTICS CO. -The custom molder in Latrobe, Pa., named Michael Skapura general manager.
WINPAK LTD. - Bruce Berry was named president and chief executive officer of the flexible packaging producer in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He succeeds J. Robert Lavery, who has retired. Berry was Winpak's chief operating officer, a position that will not be filled following his promotion. He also was president of Winpak's modified atmospheric packaging business, a position filled by Dave Johns.
* LINDEN INDUSTRIES INC., a polyurethane machinery maker in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, named Lutz Bremert sales engineer. ... Mold maker ACCU-MOLD INC. of Portage, Mich., named Mike VanHouten laser and TIG welding manager. ... John Clark was named vice president of sales and marketing with TECHNICAL MACHINE PRODUCTS, a Cleveland firm that specializes in plastic presses, internal mixers and other equipment. ... Konrad Duschl was named chief operating officer of DEMAG PLASTICS GROUP, a Schwaig, Germany-based maker of injection presses. ... Resin distributor OSTERMAN & CO. in Cheshire, Conn., named Christopher Nadeau sales representative for the Northeast. ... Test and measurement instrumentation firm OAKLAND INSTRUMENT CORP. in St. Paul, Minn., named John DeChristofaro national sales manager. ... DRAGUN CORP., an environmental management firm in Farmington Hills, Mich., promoted Jeffrey Bolin to vice president of technical operations and Michael Sklash to technical director. ... Industrial spot cooling systems firm UNISPOT of St. Louis named Earl Strauther brand manager. ... Color concentrates firm TEKNOR COLOR CO. of Pawtucket, R.I., named Laura Martinez its representative for Mexico. ... The AMERICAN COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION, based in Arlington, Va., named Leon Garoufalis to its board. Garoufalis is chief operating officer of distributor Composites One in Arlington Heights, Ill. ... B.B. BRADLEY CO. INC., a designer and fabricator of protective plastic foam packaging based in Painesville, Ohio, named Matt Thielmann a sales project manager and Heith Mills an engineer, both located at the firm's plant in Columbus, Ohio. ... Extruder SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS CORP. of Wayne, N.J., named Michael Rhoads to its sales team. ... GUILL TOOL & ENGINEERING CO. INC., based in West Warwick, R.I., named John Zeller engineering manager.