AEC INC. - The auxiliary equipment maker in Schaumburg, Ill., named Kevin Pittman project manager for its systems and contracting group. Pittman will be based in Atlanta.
ARBURG GMBH + CO. KG - The injection molding machine maker in Lossburg, Germany, named Guillermo Fasterling head of its new subsidiary, Arburg SA de CV in Naucalpan, Mexico.
ARCHWAY SALES INC. - The specialty chemical distributor in St. Louis named Cris Watson southern regional sales manager, succeeding Bill Gleason, who is retiring.
CRANE COMPOSITES INC. - Jim Simmons retired Dec. 31 as executive vice president of business development for the engineered industrial products manufacturer in Channahon, Ill.
CHROMA CORP. - The color concentrates maker in McHenry, Ill., named R. Dru Laws development director for its rotational molding products.
FERROMATIK MILACRON MASCHINENBAU GMBH - The injection molding machinery maker in Malterdingen, Germany, named Markus Klaus customer service manager.
MCG BIOCOMPOSITES LLC - The bioresin sales and consulting firm in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, named James Amend a sales representative.
PLASTICS COLOR CORP. - The manufacturer of masterbatches and custom colorants in Calumet City, Ill., named Anthony Goldston manager of its Asheboro, N.C., plant.
PRETIUM PACKAGING LLC - The blow molder in St. Louis named George Abd chief executive officer and president; former CEO Keith Harbison, chairman; and former President Dave Winslett, vice chairman. Abd resigned as president and CEO of Spartech Corp. in July.
SHAWNEE CHEMICAL CO. INC. - The distributor of PVC resin and additives in Princeton, N.J., named Terrence Hurley chief executive officer and David Peters president and chief operating officer.
SOLVAY ADVANCED POLYMERS LLC - The plastics and chemicals firm in Alpharetta, Ga., named George Corbin chief executive officer and president, and Satchit Srinivasan vice president of research and technology. Corbin succeeds Roger Kearns, who was named general manager, Asia-Pacific region, for parent company Solvay SA of Brussels, Belgium.
STEP2 CO. - The rotational molder in Streetsboro, Ohio, named Bruce Light senior vice president of sales.
T.O. PLASTICS INC. - The thermoformer in Clearwater, Minn., named Mike Vallafskey president and Bill Brand chief operating officer.
TOTAL PETROCHEMICALS USA INC. - The Houston-based plastics and chemicals maker named Bill Campbell vice president of its new polyolefins business unit and Scott McEwen executive vice president and joint representative director of Samsung Total Petrochemicals Co. Ltd. in Daesan, South Korea, effective Feb. 1.
WINDMOELLER & HOELSCHER CORP. - The auxiliary equipment maker in Lincoln, R.I., named Tom Apple Midwest technical sales manager, based in Green Bay, Wis.
YUNTINIC RESOURCES INC. - The distributor of heat stabilizers for PVC in San Mateo, Calif., named Stephen Hulme general manager of its global chemicals department.
BST PRO MARK, a web-inspection, guiding and control equipment maker in Elmhurst, Ill., named Kevin Burham regional sales manager for the Western United States and Webconvert Ltd. of Toronto its sales representative firm for Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. ... INTELLIGENT GLOBAL POOLING SYSTEMS CO. LLC, an Orlando, Fla., provider of all-plastic pallets with embedded radio-frequency identification tags, named Terry Tamminen to its board. Tamminen is former secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ... MARATHON EQUIPMENT CO., a maker of compactors and balers in Vernon, Ala., named Fred Prins Eastern hemisphere sales manager for its Nexgen Bailing Systems division. Prins is based Brampton, Ontario. ... OPTICAL GAGING PRODUCTS INC., an optical measuring equipment supplier in Rochester, N.Y., named Tom Groff North American sales manager. ... SARTOMER CO., a specialty chemicals producer in Exton, Pa., named Adam Oppenstein senior technical sales representative for the West. ... SUN CHEMICAL CORP., a producer of printing inks and pigments in Parsippany, N.J., named Rudi Lenz chief executive officer and president, succeeding David Hill, who has retired. ... TAILORED SOLUTIONS INC., a Milwaukee maker of printing software, named Inder Mehta international sales director. ... TESA TAPE INC., a manufacturer of pressure-sensitive tape in Charlotte, N.C., named Clay Goins a sales specialist for appliance markets and Julia Yank a sales specialist for industrial markets.