AMERICAN MAPLAN CORP. - The extruder maker in McPherson, Kan., named Kurt Waldhauer chief executive officer and president.
APPLIED EXTRUSION TECHNOLOGIES INC. - Amin Khoury is retiring as chairman and chief executive officer of the New Castle, Del., film extruder. He will be succeeded by president and chief operating officer David Terhune.
BASELL POLYOLEFINS CO. NV - The polypropylene and polyethylene maker in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, named Randy Woelfel president of North American operations, succeeding Chuck Platz. Succeeding Woelfel as president of international operations is Ian Dunn.
CYRO INDUSTRIES - William Lowman is retiring as chief executive officer and president of the acrylic sheet manufacturer headquartered in Rockaway, N.J. Robert Wurst was named interim president.
EXOPACK LLC - The film maker in Spartanburg, S.C., named Doug Woods environmental manager of its Griffin, Ga., facility.
GE ADVANCED MATERIALS - The compounder in Pittsfield, Mass., announced Jack Avery has retired as manger of operational assets at GE Plastics' polymer processing development center.
SOCIETY OF PLASTICS ENGINEERS - The Brookfield, Conn., association's blow molding division gave Bob DeLong its Lifetime Achievement Award. DeLong is a technical engineer at BP Solvay Polyethylene North America of Houston.
SPECK PLASTICS INC. - The thermoformer in Nazareth, Pa., named Richard Brashier engineering director.
THYSSENKRUPP BUDD CO. - The automotive supplier in Troy, Mich., named Robert Soulliere president of the body stamping and plastic sector, replacing Richard Urso, who is retiring. Charles Davis, corporate vice president of marketing and sales, also is retiring. Soulliere will be succeeded as president of ThyssenKrupp Fabco by John Baysore.
* CFC INTERNATIONAL INC., a holographic and specialty coated films maker in Chicago Heights, Ill., named Greg Jehlik chief executive officer, in addition to his posts as president and chief operating officer. ... FIRESTONE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO., a maker of polyisocyanurate insulation in Carmel, Ind., named Mark Munley division manager. Phil LaDuke will replace Munley as national account manager. ... HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS UK LTD., an injection molding equipment maker in Dudelange, Luxembourg, named Darren Round general manager for the United Kingdom and Ireland. ... PSI-POLYMER SYSTEMS INC., a supplier of polymer filtration equipment in Hickory, N.C., named Bill Whisnant manufacturing engineering manager. ... The SYNTHETIC ORGANIC CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION in Washington named Emilio Rouco public relations manager and Dan Cronin media relations manager.