ACRILEX INC. - The acrylics producer in Jersey City, N.J., named Jack Simmons West Coast sales executive for its new office in San Pedro, Calif.
ACS GROUP - The auxiliary equipment maker in New Berlin, Wis., named Brian Quinn vice president of engineering and Brian Plummer operations manager for its South Attleboro, Mass., facility.
AMERICAN CHEMISTRY COUNCIL - The trade group in Arlington, Va., named Neeva-Gayle Candelori director of its Center for the Polyurethanes Industry.
BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE LLC - The producer of polymers and high-performance plastics in Pittsburgh named Glenn McEvoy raw materials director. Also, President and Chief Executive Officer Gregory Babe was named to the executive committee of the Pittsburgh Technology Council, a network for southwestern Pennsylvania companies in technology industries.
CONTINENTALAFA DISPENSING CO. - The injection molder of specialty packaging products in St. Peters, Mo., named Alex Piagnarelli executive vice president of sales and marketing, Ken Matthew vice president of field sales and Michele Jura Midwest regional sales manager.
CONTINENTAL COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS LLC - The St. Louis-based supplier of janitorial products named Robert Gail president.
CREATIVE PULTRUSIONS INC. - Robert Sweet, founder of the Alum Bank, Pa., pultruder of composite profiles, won the Brandt Goldsworthy Pultruder of the Year Award from Brisk Events, Technology Conference Organizers of Leusden, Netherlands.
DEGUSSA GMBH - The specialty chemicals manufacturer based in Marl, Germany, named Ron Birnbaum head of the Americas region at Degussa's high-performance polymers unit in Parsip- pany, N.J.
ENGINEERING SYSTEMS INC. - The engineering services firm in Aurora, Ill., named Dale Edwards materials engineer and senior consultant.
EUROPEAN PLASTIC FILMS - The trade association in Brussels, Belgium, re-elected BjÃ¶rn Hoem president. Hoem is chief executive officer of Bad Homburg, Germany-based films maker CeDo Folien und Haushaltsprodukte GmbH.
FIRESTONE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO. - The Indianapolis-based building products maker named Bob Sterrett manager of its thermoplastic polyolefins plant in Las Vegas.
FLAMBEAU INC. - The injection and blow molder in Baraboo, Wis., named Dan Hilfiker divisional sales manager for its fluid systems division in the United States.
KIEFEL INC. - The blown film equipment supplier based in Wrentham, Mass., named Jim Ciolino president and Steve DeSpain vice president sales and marketing.
RTP CO. - The compounder in Winona, Minn., named Eric Lee business manager for its structural products group.
SOCIETY OF THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY INC. - The Washington-based association named Neil Pratt senior director of international trade and trade lawyer.
WOOJEON CORP. - The mobile devices injection molder in Seoul, South Korea, named Douglas Ritter head of its new U.S. sales office in Fort Worth, Texas.
BLUEWATER PARTNERS LLC, a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based consulting firm, named Scott Zakrajsek a senior operations consultant. ... D-M-E CO., a mold components supplier in Madison Heights, Mich., named Corey Spencer and Ron Cosby field sales representatives. ... FUTURE DESIGN INC., a blown film equipment supplier in Mississauga, Ontario, named Dawn Krycki executive assistant to the chief executive officer. ... PARADIGM PACKAGING INC., a rigid plastic packaging products manufacturer in Carlstadt, N.J., named Joseph Flynn vice president of Eastern regional sales. ... TRICORBRAUN, a rigid packaging supplier in St. Louis, named Kenneth Gibbs regional sales manager for its offices in Portland, Ore., and Seattle. Offices. ... WALL COLMONOY CORP., a heat-transfer technology firm in Madison Heights, Mich., named Ami Zelcer general manager for its Ohio Aerospace Group. ... G. Watts Humphrey Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of machinery company INTERNATIONAL PLASTICS EQUIPMENT GROUP INC. of Pittsburgh, was named a director of Wausau Paper Corp. in Mosinee, Wis.