A. SCHULMAN INC. The compounder in Akron, Ohio, named Ronald Wells general manager of North American resin distribution and Dennis Smith director of new business applications.
ALL-PAK INC. The packaging supply firm in Bridgeville, Pa., named Matt Evanovich national account manager for Pittsburgh-based sales in custom solutions.
BLUE RIDGE PLASTICS The recycler in Eden, N.C., named Alan Logan procurement and marketing representative, based in Uniontown, Ohio.
BUNTING MAGNETICS CO. The maker of magnetic assemblies and equipment in Newton, Kan., named Charles Collier European sales director, based in Berkhamsted, England.
DISPOZ-O PRODUCTS INC./WILKINSON INDUSTRIES INC. The merged makers of plastic and aluminum food packaging named Joseph Lancia CEO and president. He held the same title at Dispoz-o Products in Fountain Inn, S.C. Wilkinson is based in Fort Calhoun, Neb.
ELIOKEM SAS The specialty chemical company in Villejust, France, named regional directors: John Malloy, U.S.; Lester Liu, China; Deepak Birje, India; and Terence Poon, Asia-Pacific.
ENGEL NORTH AMERICA The injection press maker in York, Pa., added Charles Alexander to its Northeast sales team.
GEMSTAR MANUFACTURING The rotational molder in Cannon Falls, Minn., named Paul Herskind vice president of sales.
GREINER PACKAGING The packaging firm in Kremsmunster, Austria, named Tobias Strasser head of its Division K.
INNOVATIVE INJECTION TECHNOLOGIES INC. The injection molder in West Des Moines, Iowa, named Dirk Arends sales and engineering director.
INTEGRAL TECHNOLOGIES INC. The developer of electrically conductive resin-based materials in Bellingham, Wash., named Mohamad Zeidan a commercialization consultant.
POLYMER RESOURCES LTD. The supplier of engineering thermoplastic compounds in Farmington, Conn., named Stephen Bruno national sales manager, succeeding Bob Borrello, who is retiring. The firm also named Phil Juzwick engineering manager and Chris Banuelos account manager.
R&D/LEVERAGE The product development and mold-making firm in Lee's Summit, Mo., named Tamara Christensen Leverage research director.
ROCKWOOD PIGMENTS NA INC. The Beltsville, Md., pigments maker named Glyn Jagger European operations director. Jagger also will continue as managing director of Rockwood unit Holliday Pigments SA in Comines, France.
SOCIETY OF PLASTICS ENGINEERS Carl Hagberg received the Heinz List Award at the Brookfield, Conn., group's annual meeting. Sponsored by List USA Inc., the award recognizes outstanding achievement in polymerization reactions and polymer devolatilization technologies.
STERLING BLOWER CO. The conveying and separation equipment maker in Forest, Va., named Dave Snowman chairman/CEO, Greg Snowman president/general manager, Theo Miller production manager, Laurie Meads controller/ personnel, Kenny Dudley welding supervisor and Ron Frank materials manager. Monty Owens is retiring, but will consult on ISO documentation.
STRUKTOL CO. OF AMERICA The additives maker in Stow, Ohio, named Jeff Cooley Canadian business manager.
TTI FLOOR CARE NORTH AMERICA The Glenwillow, Ohio, vacuum cleaner maker named Brian Kirkendall marketing vice president for Hoover.
UNIROYAL ENGINEERED PRODUCTS LLC The supplier of vinyl-coated fabric in Sarasota, Fla., named Ted Torres senior vice president of sales and marketing; Christopher Zappala West Coast sales manager, based in California; and Larry Johnston an independent representative, based in Washington.
UNIVERSITY OF AKRON Robert Weiss joined the Akron, Ohio, university as the Hezzelton E. Simmons chaired professor of polymer engineering at its College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering.
WALL COLMONOY CORP. The heat-transfer technology firm in Madison Heights, Mich., named Daniel Eichorn corporate controller and June Mason quality manager for Alloy Products Group.
MUTOH AMERICA INC., a Phoenix maker of ink-jet printers, named Randy Rickert vice president and general manager. ... TRUMPF INC., a maker of laser marking equipment in Farmington, Conn., named Mike Morissette Southwest sales manager.
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