ALGA PLASTICS CO. - The packaging thermoformer in Cranston, R.I., named Dan Kelly account manager.
AMERICAN COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION - The trade group in Arlington, Va., named John Tickle president. Tickle is president of pultrusion machinery maker Strongwell Corp. of Bristol, Va.
AMERICAN KUHNE INC. - The extrusion equipment maker in Norwich, Conn., named two regional sales managers: Gary Siy, Northeast, and Rich Vester, Midwest.
ASACLEAN-SUN PLASTECH INC. - The maker of purging compounds in Parsippany, N.J., promoted sales manager Joseph Serell to vice president.
D-M-E CO. - The mold maker in Madison Heights, Mich., named Jim Hunt global business manager of D-M-E Molding Supplies.
ENERGY MAINTENANCE SERVICES GROUP I LLC - The Houston pipe- line service provider named Teri Elliott strategic planning director.
FRIGEL NORTH AMERICA INC. - The supplier of process cooling equipment in Lake Zurich, Ill., named Jack Uchwal to its sales staff.
GEORGIA GULF CORP. - The pipe and profile extruder in Atlanta named Charles Ulik president of its Canadian operations for window and door profiles and moldings.
KURZ TRANSFER PRODUCTS LP - The supplier of foils and hot-stamping equipment in Charlotte, N.C., named Scott Tacosik a Midwest sales representative.
MEESE ORBITRON DUNNE CO. - The rotational molder in Ashtabula, Ohio, named David Gabrel Midwest regional sales manager.
PLASTIC TECHNOLOGIES INC. - The testing services provider in Holland, Ohio, named Ron Puvak marketing and sales director for its business development group.
PROGRESSIVE COMPONENTS INTERNATIONAL CORP. - The supplier of tooling components in Wauconda, Ill., named Lou Grupe engineering manager, David Arias technical customer service specialist and Glenn Marx Northeast sales manager.
ROHM AND HAAS CO. - The specialty chemicals maker in Philadelphia announced Patrice Barthelmes, group vice president for packaging and building materials, is relinquishing his role as European director to concentrate on global operations and development. Gray Wirth will take on responsibilities for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The firm also named Carol Eicher vice president and business director for primary materials.
STEP2 CO. LLC - The rotational molder in Streetsboro, Ohio, named Fred Wolking vice president of national accounts.
DAVIS-STANDARD LLC, a machinery maker in Pawcatuck, Conn., named Tom Brown and Jeff Hedegore field sales engineers for the aftermarket department of its extrusion systems group. ... DYNEON LLC, a fluoropolymer producer in Oakdale, Minn., named Greg Schramm account executive for fluoroelastomer sales. ... ERNST & YOUNG LLP, an accounting firm in New York, named Peter McIlroy II a finalist for its Entrepreneur of the Year Award for upstate New York and the western Pennsylvania region. McIlroy is chief executive officer and chairman of conduit maker Robroy Industries Inc. of Verona, Pa. ... HÃGGLUNDS DRIVES INC., a hydraulic drive manufacturer in Columbus, Ohio, named Scott Smith regional sales manager for the Pacific Northwest.