ADVANCED BLENDING SOLUTIONS LLC The auxiliary equipment manufacturer in Menominee, Mich., named Ron Beaudoin systems/original equipment manufacturer sales manager.
ARNCO INC. The supplier of polyurethane fill for tires in South Gate, Calif., named Bill Hory green-enabling officer.
AXEL PLASTICS RESEARCH LABORATORIES INC. The maker of mold-release agents and additives in Woodside, N.Y., named Jacob Axel president, succeeding Frank Axel, who will remain chairman and CEO.
BALL CORP. The packaging firm in Broomfield, Colo., named John Hayes president and a board member. He will remain chief operating officer. The company also named Raymond Seabrook executive vice president and chief operating office for its global packaging operations, and Scott Morrison senior vice president and chief financial officer. Morrison also will remain treasurer.
BUNTING MAGNETICS CO. The maker of magnetic equipment in Newton, Kan., named Molly Taiclet division controller. Robert Turner was named financial director of Bunting unit Magnet Applications Ltd. of Berkhamsted, England.
CHEMICAL MARKET ASSOCIATES INC. The petrochemical consulting firm in Houston named Ian Elway director of olefins and derivatives for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
CHROMA CORP. The color concentrates maker in McHenry, Ill., named Mark Kaptur Northeast senior account manager.
CLEAR LAM PACKAGING INC. The food packaging manufacturer in Elk Grove Village, Ill., named Dale Sprosty vice president of sales and marketing for thermoformed products.
DIAMOND PHOENIX CORP. The materials-handling equipment producer in Lewiston, Maine, named Paul Roy vice president of marketing and product management.
DOW KOKAM LLC The Midland, Mich.-based, battery-producing joint venture between Dow Chemical Co. and TK Advanced Battery LLC named Ravi Shanker CEO and president.
GENESIS PLASTICS WELDING INC. The manufacturer of radio-frequency-welded thermoplastic products in Fortville, Ind., named Mark Vermillion sales manager.
GENOVIQUE SPECIALTIES CORP. William Arendt, research fellow with the Rosemont, Ill.-based specialty additives manufacturer, received an Outstanding Service Award from the Adhesive and Sealant Council. He also was elected vice president of the Society of Plastics Engineers for 2010-11. Genovique previously was known as Velsicol Chemical Corp.
INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP INC. The flexible packaging producer in Montreal named Bernard Pitz chief financial officer, succeeding Vic DiTommaso.
KLA INDUSTRIES INC. The recruiting firm in Cincinnati named Tricia Cronin and Jenna Deal executive recruiters.
MARTIN AUTOMATIC INC. The maker of splicing unwinds, transfer rewinds and tension-control equipment in Rockford, Ill., named Gavin Rittmeyer vice president of sales and marketing, succeeding David Wright, who has retired.
MILACRON LLC The primary equipment maker in Batavia, Ohio, named Gerold Schley vice president of China operations and glo-bal sourcing, and Jay Woerner vice president of India operations.
MMI ENGINEERED SOLUTIONS The engineering and composite molding firm in Plymouth, Mich., named Dustin Ondovcsik executive director of market development for its engineered innovations business in Saline, Mich.
MOTION CONTROL ROBOTICS INC. The automation equipment supplier in Fremont, Ohio, named Earl Raynal sales manager.
MRPC The medical injection molder in Butler, Wis., named Brunson Parish senior process engineer.
NEW DIMENSION INDUSTRIES LLC The foam products maker in Moonachie, N.J., named Tom Myers vice president of sales.
PLASTIC SOLUTIONS INC. The thermoplastic resins distributor based in Roswell, Ga., named Marc Ganz prime distribution director.
PRIMARY PACKAGING INC. The bag manufacturer in Bolivar, Ohio, named Sandra Murphy and Bruce Butler sales representatives, based in Wisconsin and Cincinnati, respectively.
REXAM PLC The packaging company in London named Graham Chipchase CEO effective January 1, when Leslie Van de Walle plans to retire.
SHAPEGRABBER INC. The manufacturer of industrial three-dimensional scanners in Ottawa named Richard Nasmith vice president of sales.
SONGWON INDUSTRIAL CO. LTD. The additives maker in Ulsan, South Korea, named Peter Fleming sales director for the company's new Middle East and Africa headquarters in Bahrain.
STARLINGER & CO. GMBH The recycling equipment maker in Weissenbach, Austria, named Sven Wolf managing director, succeeding Richard Mussler who has resigned.
SUN PLASTECH INC. The purging compound manufacturer and distributor in Parsippany, N.J., named Gabe Howard technical sales representative.
TEKNOR APEX CO. The custom PVC compounds maker in Pawtucket, R.I., named Kay Yoon sales representative for South Korea, for its automotive group. Rod Fischer was named sales director and Marcy Shay western regional sales manager, both for its vinyl division. Fischer succeeds Jack Loiselle, who retired.
TESA TAPE INC. The maker of pressure-sensitive adhesive tape based in Charlotte, N.C., named Chuck Berry industrial markets director.
THERMAL CYCLIC TECHNOLOGIES AB (TCTECH) The nanostructure producer in Stockholm named Stefan Claesson chief operating officer.
TREDEGAR CORP. The film producer in Richmond, Va., named Nancy Taylor president and CEO, succeeding John Gottwald, who plans to retire Jan. 31, but will remain on the board.
WELEX INC. The sheet extrusion equipment maker in Blue Bell, Pa., named Hayes Stripling vice president of sales and Michael Mitchell vice president and engineering director.
WINDMOELLER & HOELSCHER CORP. The extruder and printing equipment maker in Lincoln, R.I., named Bob Duren business development manager for its form-fill-seal division and James Nelson technical manager of extrusion systems.
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