AMERICAN ARCHITECTURAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION - The trade group based in Schaumburg, Ill., named Chuck Anderson codes and industry affairs manager, succeeding Ken Brenden, who was named technical standards manager.
AMERICHEM EUROPE LTD. - The color and additive concentrates maker in Eccles, England, was presented the Queen's Award for Enterprise 2007, which is given for significant continuous growth in overseas trade.
AVON AUTOMOTIVE - The supplier of low-pressure hoses and vibration management products in Cadillac, Mich., named William Dircks executive vice president and chief financial officer.
BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE LLC - The producer of polymers and high-performance plastics in Pittsburgh named Guido Naberfeld director of global production and technology for polyether/propylene oxide and John Brandt new technologies and initiatives director for its future business group.
BRÜCKNER FORMTEC GMBH - The film and sheet extruder supplier in Siegsdorf, Germany, named Edgar Gandelheidt chairman. He also is chairman of Kiefel Extrusion GmbH of Freilassing, Germany, which Bruckner Maschinenbau GmbH bought this year.
DONNELLY CUSTOM MANUFACTURING CO. - The Alexandria, Minn., injection molder named Joel Kangas quality assurance manager.
DYNEON LLC - The fluoropolymer producer in Oakdale, Minn., named Netha Johnson president and general manager.
FEDERATION DE LA PLASTURGIE - The Paris trade group named Bruno Estienne president. Estienne also is president of Mecelec SA, a supplier of electrical connectors in Mauves, France.
GAUGE AND TOOLMAKERS ASSOCIATION - The trade group in Princes Risborough, England, named Julie Patterson a business manager.
HUHTAMÃKI OYJ - The packaging maker in Espoo, Finland, named Timo Salonen group chief financial officer, succeeding Sakari Ahdekivi, who left the company.
JM EAGLE - The pipe extruder in Livingston, N.J., named Dennis Campbell chief operating officer.
KING PLASTIC CORP. - The sheet and shapes maker in North Port, Fla., named Joe Cobert a sales representative.
KMT ROBOTIC SOLUTIONS INC. - The Auburn Hills, Mich., robot maker named Corey Pierce controller.
KRAUSS MAFFEI GMBH - The Munich, Germany, machine maker named Hans Stadler vice president of sales for injection molding.
NAMPAK LTD. - The packaging maker in Johannesburg, South Africa, named Tom Reid managing director of its European unit. He was managing director of Nampak Plastics Europe.
NORPLEX-MICARTA - The thermoset composites maker in Postville, Iowa, named Scott Loven quality assurance manager.
PERLOS CORP. - Jari Varjotie resigned as chief operating offier of the Vantaa, Finland-based injection molder of telecommunications components. Tsong-Da Chou was named group senior vice president of global operations.
PROMENS HF - Arne Vraalsen stepped down as president and chief executive officer of Polimoon ASA, an Oslo, Norway, rigid packaging maker Promens bought late last year. Promens, a rotational molder in Reykjavik, Iceland, named Polimoon Chief Financial Officer Adrian Platt as its own CFO, and named three senior vice presidents: Jeroen Hooft, packaging; Erik Feijen, components; and Aart Fortanier, rotomolding. Hooft and Feijen headed Polimoon divisions.
RIVERDALE COLOR MANUFACTURING INC. - The liquid-colorants maker in Perth Amboy, N.J., named Paul Maguire chief executive officer and president, succeeding Chuck Irish, who now is executive vice president.
ROBROY INDUSTRIES INC. - Denise Hirons was named buyer for the Gilmer, Texas, conduit division of the Verona, Pa., firm.
SIDEL INC. - The blow molding equipment maker in Norcross, Ga., named Deborah Galloway North American marketing manager.
SOCIETY OF PLASTICS ENGINEERS - The trade group in Brookfield, Conn., named Jeffry Schumm to the board of its Thermoset Division. Schumm is sales director for IDI Composites International, a thermoset molding compounds manufacturer in Noblesville, Ind.
TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) INC. - The film extruder based in North Kingstown, R.I., named Christopher Voght national sales manager.
HOLLIDAY PIGMENTS LTD., a pigments supplier in Kingston Upon Hull, England, named Glyn Jagger managing director. ... SCHEFENACKER PLC, an automotive mirror maker in Portchester, England, named Ulrich Bruhnke chief executive officer, Stephan Kessel group chairman and Alfred Schefenacker nonexecutive director.