ALCAN PACKAGING FOOD AMERICAS - The film extruder in Chicago named Michael Curia vice president and general manager for food and specialty flexibles.
ASHLAND INC. - The specialty chemicals company in Dublin, Ohio, named Judson Smith vice president of Ashland Performance Materials and Stephanie Carter industry manager for its composite polymers group.
FOSTER CORP. - The compounder in Putnam, Conn., named Ronn Schrader quality director.
NOVATEC INC. - The conveying equipment supplier in Baltimore named Don Gruber southern regional vice president of sales.
PLASTICOLORS INC. - The supplier of pigment and chemical dispersions in Ashtabula, Ohio, named Wayde Jenkins product development specialist.
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO. - The packaging film extruder and extrusion blow molder in Hartsville, S.C., named Roger Schrum staff vice president of investor relations and corporate affairs.
TERVIS TUMBLER CO. - The insulated drinkware maker in North Venice, Fla., named Laura Spencer chief executive officer.
BOSCH REXROTH CORP., a drive and motor control technology firm in Hoffman Estates, Ill., named Berend Bracht chief executive officer and president, succeeding Wolfgang Dangel, who is leaving the company.... DAVIS-STANDARD LLC, a machinery manufacturer in Pawcatuck, Conn., named Jim Dalton district sales manager for blown film. ... DEERFIELD URETHANE INC., a polyurethane and specialty elastomers maker in South Deerfield, Mass., named Philip Mason product and process development engineer, and Roger Kahler sales and new business development manager. Deerfield Urethane is a subsidiary of Pittsburg-based Bayer Corp. ... DEMAG PLASTICS GROUP, an injection molding machine maker in Schwaig, Germany, named Hans Jacob after-sales service manager, succeeding Hans Scholle, who retired. ... DOVER CHEMICAL CORP., a chemical additives producer in Dover, Ohio, named Thomas Kelley global sales director, Thomas Slam executive account manager, Damon Stevenson business manager, James Williamson and Robert Ren regional sales managers, Trisha Gambs sales representative and Mark Harr technical sales representative. ... GOLDSMITH & EGGLETON INC., a recycler in Wadsworth, Ohio, named Eric Davies production manager. ... INTEGRATED PAPER SERVICES INC., a testing and consulting firm in Appleton, Wis., named Ivan Schrodt chairman. Schrodt is retired director of research and engineering for Kimberly-Clark Corp. of Dallas. ... KAROLIN MACHINE TOOL AB, an auxiliary equipment maker in Stockholm, Sweden, named Lars BergstrÃ¶m chief executive officer, Joakim Roslund chief financial officer and Per-Olof Jungqvist technical director. ... M3 DESIGN INC., a product development firm in Round Rock, Texas, named Melissa Young sales director. ... NORPLEX-MICARTA, a maker of thermoset composites in Postville, Iowa, named Randall Nesbit senior marketing specialist. ... RJG INC., a Traverse City, Mich., training and software supplier to injection molders, named Bob Reese a regional sales manager and Chris Salazar a consultant and trainer. Regional sales manager Bill Choquette retired. ... VISTAGY INC., a software maker in Waltham, Mass., named Ray Gorman, John Doheny, Daniel Hogan and David Watson sales representatives.