ACS GROUP - The manufacturer of auxiliary equipment headquartered in Wood Dale, Ill., named Larry Novotny technical center coordinator and Troy LaMay systems engineer and project manager.
BRUSH WELLMAN INC. - The diversified manufacturer in Cleveland named Richard Hipple president and chief operating officer of Brush Engineered Materials Inc., succeeding Gordon Harnett, who continues as chairman and chief executive officer. Donald Klimkowicz was named president of Alloy Products, with Walter Maxwell succeeding him as vice president of operations.
FLAMBEAU INC. - The injection and blow molder in Baraboo, Wis., named Kelley Craver customer service leader for the packaging and storage systems division in Middlefield, Ohio.
MINIATURE PRECISION COMPONENTS INC. - The injection molder and extruder in Walworth, Wis., named Jayson Goodman and James Luca account managers for Nissan and Toyota, respectively. Both will be in the firm's Southfield, Mich., office.
* BASF CORP., a chemical and resin supplier in Mount Olive, N.J., named Fred Rullo sales director for the Florham Park, N.J. intermediates business in North America. ... LUIGI BANDERA SPA, a film extruder in Busto Arsizio, Italy, named Andrea Rigliano commercial director. ... Cleveland compounder POLYONE CORP. named Len Rodriguez central region sales manager for Color & Additives Masterbatches. ... HUNTER ASSOCIATES LABORATORY INC., a maker of color-measurement instruments in Reston, Va., named Dave Quinn a sales representative. ... The INTERNATIONAL RECORDING MEDIA ASSOCIATION, a trade group in Princeton, N.J., named Guy Finley operations director. ... NSL ANALYTICAL SERVICES INC., a Cleveland chemical analysis company, named Adrian de Krom business development manager for the polymer testing group. ... Larry Kubale was named Midwest account manager for Rochester, N.H.-based Oasis Alignment Services Inc., which aligns web-production and rotating machinery. OMYA INC., the Atlanta subsidiary of calcium carbonate products supplier Omya AG of Oftringen, Switzerland, named Jim Cara sales and marketing manager for polyolefins.